The manicurist program specializes in the care, grooming and enhancement of the nails. It is designed to teach students the basic skills required for licensures from the Tennessee Board of Cosmetology. During the course students will be provided with knowledge in the sanitation of salons and equipment, anatomy, diseases and disorders of the nails and skin, manicuring and pedicuring procedures, nail artistry and artificial nail enhancements.


Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 6 Months
Clock Hours 600
Class Type Day
Credentials Certificate
Total Tuition/Fees $2,113.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $817.00

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials

For entrance into the Cosmetology program, a student must have a high school or GED/HiSET diploma.

Campus Locations

Main Campus
Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Livingston
740 Hi Tech Dr
Livingston, TN 38570

Job Duties

Clean and shape customers' fingernails and toenails. May polish or decorate nails.

Job Outlook

Bright Outlook: Yes

Currently employed in the area: 650

Current job openings per year: 90

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