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Workforce Certificate

Nails Specialty (5702)

This is a selective admission program. This program is for those students seeking certification in manicuring/pedicuring and nail extension. A certificate of completion enables students to qualify for state licensure in this specialty area. This specialty program, which includes classroom theory and laboratory practice, requires daily attendance. Courses are offered during the evening hours, and are scheduled Monday through Thursday, 5-10 p.m. at North Campus. For more information call 904.766.5559.

The Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) is a major criterion in a student’s completion of the program. Students who fail to meet the State of Florida’s designated exit score will be required to complete the Vocational Preparatory Instruction (VPI). In order to complete the program successfully, students must achieve or surpass the designated exit score(s). See Standards of Academic Progress.

Certification and Licensing
After successfully completing the program, students are qualified to take the cosmetology examination for the manicuring/pedicuring/nail extensions specialty, given by the Florida State Board of Cosmetology.

Application Procedure
Students must complete the Nail Specialty program application in order to be considered for acceptance into the program.

Estimated tuition is $466 (for Florida residents as of 7/06). Contact program manager for additional costs (materials, fees, textbooks).


Professional Courses
Contact Hours
Workforce Credits
CSP 0010 Cosmetology
Specialist — Nails
  Total Contact Hours


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