Job Placement Rate Information

Name of the state this placement rate is calculated for:


Who is included in the calculation of this rate?

All students who completed between January 1, 2012 and December 31, 2012 are included in this calculation.

What types of jobs were these students placed in?

The job placement rate includes completers hired for: Jobs within the field

Positions that recent completers were hired for include: Manicuring

When were the former students employed?

This rate is based on completers gainfully employed in a single position for which the institution represents the program prepares its graduates within six months after a student completes.

How were completers tracked?

Employer Verification Form

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The Nail Care course consists of 400 clock hours covering all aspects of nail care, manicure and pedicure.

Performance Objectives

1. Acquire knowledge of laws and rules regulating California’s cosmetology establishment practices.

2. Acquire the knowledge of sanitation and sterilization as related to all functions of Nail Care.

3. Acquire the knowledge of subjects relative to Nail Care including anatomy, physiology, chemistry and the theory relative to the practical procedures to be performed.

Skills to Be Developed

1. The proper use of implements relative to all Manicures, Pedicures and Artificial Nails.

2. A practical ability to perform Manicures, Pedicures and Artificial Nails.

3. Develop the knowledge and confidence to safely perform all operations authorized for a Manicurist.

Attitudes and Appreciations to be Developed

1. Learn to appreciate good workmanship common to practicing Cosmeticians.

2. Develop a positive attitude toward the public and your fellow workers.

3. Learn and Appreciate honesty and integrity.

4. Learn to act professionally, especially when dealing with patrons and colleagues.

Career Opportunities for Manicurists and Job Outlook

Thanh Le College graduates have found careers as:

Owners of a salon or spa

Managers of a salon or spa

And more!


Program Level - Undergraduate certificate

Program Length - 4 months


How much will this program cost me?*

Tuition and fees: $800

Books and supplies: $325

Registration: $75

On-campus room & board: not offered

What other costs are there for this program?

For further program cost information click here.

*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.



What financing options are available to help me pay for this program?


Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans. The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below:

  • Federal loans: $0
  • Private education loans: $0
  • Institutional financing plan: $0



How long will it take me to complete this program?


The program is designed to take 16 months to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2014-2015, 60% finished in 4 months.


What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?


Both the institution's state and accreditor require the calculation of a job placement rate for this program.

Accreditor Rate: The job placement rate for students who completed the program is 50%.

For further information about this job placement rate, click here.

State Rate: The job placement rate for students who completed the program is 50%.

For further information about this job placement rate, click here.

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