Nail Technology

 

Program Summary


The Nail Technology program is designed to prepare students for careers as manicurists and pedicurists by becoming licensed Nail Technicians. Students will learn the theory and application of nail technology in a classroom and clinic setting. Students will enhance their learning by working with other students, mannequin hands, and clients in a clinic setting. Upon successful completion, students will have gained the knowledge and skills necessary to pass the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation licensing exam.

Upon successful completion of the program, students are required to pass the Illinois Nail Technician Examination for employment in this field of study.

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Program Guide


Nail Technology (NLT 1128)

 

Courses


First 8 weeksCredit Hours
NLT 130Nail Technology Theory I4
NLT 131Nail Technology Lab4
Second 8 weeks
NLT 132Nail Technology Theory II4
NLT 133Nail Technology Lab II4
TOTAL HOURS16

 

Possible Career Opportunities


  • Human Services Career Cluster
  • Personal Services Pathway
  • Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

 

Contacts


Admissions and Advising

618-634-3200
Toll Free 1-800-481-2242
admissions@shawneecc.edu

Wendy Harris

Cosmetology Instructor
618-634-3253
wendyh@shawneecc.edu