Catalog 2017-2018


Esthetician Program

Gainesville Campus Only

Stephanie Lindsey, Program Coordinator


The NCTC Esthetician Program curriculum is mandated by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulations (TDLR).  The 23 semester hour Esthetician curriculum leads to a Level 1 Workforce Certificate and helps prepare graduates to take the TDLR Esthetics Examination.  Successful completion of the examination will allow graduates to practice as a licensed esthetician in the state of Texas. 

To enroll in the Esthetician certificate program, student must:

  • Be at least 17 years of age by state licensure testing date
  • Have obtained a high school diploma or the equivalent of, i.e., GED
  • Apply to NCTC and complete the college orientation
  • Complete required Cosmetology department paperwork
  • Complete financial aid forms if applicable
  • Provide applicable transcripts
  • Pay $25 fee to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation for student permit