Esthetics at SIC

Welcome to Southeastern Illinois College School of Cosmetology, Esthetics and Nail Technology! 

We specialize in providing quality Esthetics training programs to students who are passionate about pursuing a career in the skincare industry. If you are interested in learning skincare treatments and helping client’s look and feel their best, we encourage you to learn more about our Esthetics program. Our mission is to ensure that students are educated in a professional, safe, and supportive environment. We work to train our students to become experts in their field who can provide exceptional service and assistance to clients with skin care concerns.

Our Programs

Southeastern Illinois College School of Cosmetology, Esthetics and Nail Technology offers an Esthetics program and an Esthetics Instructor program. Our Esthetics program can equip you with practical, hands-on learning experiences with popular spa services including:

• Advanced skin analysis                                             
• Basic and advanced massage
• European facials
• Advanced body waxing
• Brow design
• Make-up application
• Lash extensions
• Microdermabrasion
• Chemical Peels
• Enzyme Treatments
• Airbrush Tanning
• Body Treatments
• Much more!

If you are interested in becoming an instructor we offer an Esthetics Instructor program that can prepare you to teach in a school environment. The instructor program is available to anyone who is a licensed Esthetician. 750 clock hours are required for the program without 2 years’ experience. If you have 2 years’ experience, than the program only requires 500 clock hours.

In addition to our Esthetics and Esthetics Instructor program, we offer Continuing Education classes on Monday nights from 5:00-9:00 during the spring and fall semesters to help students and graduates further their skills in the field. These advanced classes include hands on training in airbrush tanning, advanced Make-Up, Brazilian Waxing with Hard Wax, advanced facial techniques and many more!

Education for You

At Southeastern Illinois College School of Cosmetology, Esthetics and Nail Technology we want to provide quality, convenient education that can help you grow personally and professionally. With the focus on our students, we strive to provide you with the resources and student services you need to be successful.  Currently our program enrolls students in the fall semester, beginning in August.   Our program runs two full semesters, ending in May.   There are currently no classes in the summer semester.  We are also happy to assist you in your job search upon completion of your program with our job placement assistance.

Don't let financial worries keep you from pursuing your professional goals either! Our Esthetics program is financial aid approved.

Begin today

Are you interested in a career as an esthetician? Southeastern Illinois College School of Cosmetology, Esthetics and Nail Technology can offer the practical knowledge and skills you need to be prepared to step into today's spa settings. Contact us today about enrolling in one of our programs!


Click here for the Esthetics Curriculum Guide.

For more information, email Wendy Harris or call 618-252-5400 ext. 2217.