Nail Technician




Students must have a high school diploma or GED to enroll in our Esthetics program. 

Hours and Scheduling

Our nail technician  program is 450 clock hours. Enrollment in this program is on an as needed basis.  Most students come in part time either morning or afternoon and go through the program at their own pace.  

We are flexible when it comes to class schedules, so please reach out if you have concerns or questions.

Program Cost

2022 Cost for tuition is $5,000.

Price includes books & equipment. We do not offer Financial Aid but will set up no interest payment plans with students.  All payment plans must be paid in full in order to graduate.   

Learn the Art & Science of Nail Care at TCC

A career as a Nail Technician can be a rewarding one. More than just giving manicures and pedicures, you can help clients feel great while using your creativity to make beautiful art! At Thompson's College of Cosmetology, our program focuses on equipping students with the skills necessary for their future work environment.

Professional Tools & Product Lines

Part of preparing for a future in the beauty industry is learning to work with professional products and tools. We are proud to work with several high-quality lines of products and tools like OPI, CND, Gelish and Tammy Taylor Nails.   As a student, you'll have the opportunity to try out multiple lines and devices to help you identify what products you would like to work with once you've graduated. As a bonus, your student kit includes everything you need to get started as a nail tech!

What You Will Learn

Pursue your passion in nail artistry! You can learn how to create lasting trends in our nail tech program. 

Our curriculum covers the following basic skills:



Gel Polish


Hand & Foot Treatments

Career Planning

Social Media Marketing

Career Options

With a Nail Technician License, you can choose where and how you want to work.  You have career flexibility to work in an established salon, work in resorts or on cruise ships, you can even open your own studio or mobile nail salon. 

Schedule a Visit

Thompson's College of Cosmetology is dedicated to training future beauty professionals who are serious about starting their careers. If you want more information about enrolling in our nail tech program, contact us today! We’d love to set up a school tour and talk to you about a future in the beauty industry.