Learn How To Become a Nail Technician

Do you have an interest in nails and a creative eye for detail? Are you looking to channel that creativity into professional skills in the beauty industry?

The 300 clock-hour nail technology program at Esteem Academy of Beauty in Ogden offers a positive environment and quality education on your way to becoming a nail technician!

As a student, you can feel seen and heard, as Esteem Academy prioritizes each student’s experience and offers unmatched support. Our goal is to provide a learning experience that builds skills and engages students through a fun and focused curriculum. We’ll help guide you on your path toward becoming a skilled nail technician.

see what our students have to say

"As a student here, I have absolutely fallen in love with everyone here, and the atmosphere. They have a very high standard of service and expect a lot out of their students. They truly want you to succeed. The thing that has impressed me the most is their attention to detail and their professionalism. They truly teach you how to be a professional, not just a hairdresser."

Codie G.

"I am a student at Esteem, and I am so happy I chose to further my education here! They give you so much more knowledge than just what you need to get licensed. They have helped me be able to create beauty for others but also inside myself. If you're thinking about getting a cosmetology or esthetics license this school is top notch!"

Charisse M.

"I go to school here and its such a fun [environment]! All the students and instructors have such amazing attitudes and personalities! I couldn't have picked a better school to go to!!!!"

Ashley W.

"Look no further! This is The best beauty school and salon environment! The staff is well trained, you can feel the students desires to learn, and the atmosphere once you walk in is so uplifting! Whether you’re a student or a client, I highly recommend this school to anyone looking... you will not be disappointed!!!"

Samantha G.

Experience a Quality Nail Technology Curriculum

If you have a knack for creativity and an interest in nails, our nail technology program is a great environment to prepare you for a future in the beauty industry. Learn foundational manicure and pedicure skills as a nail technician with hands-on experience, surrounded by students and educators who share your passion.

The nail technology program at Esteem Academy of Beauty offers small class sizes, and an in-depth curriculum to prepare you for the exciting world of nail design. We know the importance of invested mentors and individualized guidance, and you’ll benefit from our unmatched staff support every step of the way!

As one of our shorter programs, you can quickly dive into different techniques and applications using a variety of materials. You can provide actual services to guests under the supervision of our licensed professionals. Our goal is to make sure you’re prepared to work in a professional setting at a nail salon after completing our program.

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Esteem Academy has a 100% licensure rate for our programs. We are committed to providing top-notch education and hands-on training, ensuring every student is fully prepared for their licensing exams and a successful career in the beauty industry.

Make Your Goals Happen Here

We know that you are looking for the right school to get you to the right job. At Esteem Academy of Beauty, we prioritize career planning, and make sure we have your individual goals and expectations in mind. Our qualified staff offers consistent support throughout your education experience, and we’re passionate about helping with placement after graduation.

While we can’t guarantee employment, we have staff members with decades of experience and wide local networks that offer invaluable support and direction for your career goals. You can feel confident that enrolling at our nail school can offer a quality education and professional network that can help you accomplish your aspirations.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does the nail technician program cost?

The cost for the program is as follows:

  • Tuition: $3,000
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment fee: $150
  • Kit, materials, and books: $1,800

Flexible payment options are available, so don’t let the cost of school hold you back!

What are the requirements to apply?

Nail technician applicants must have a high school education or equivalent, but no prior industry experience is required. We see students from a variety of backgrounds!

What is the class schedule like?

Part Time Evenings

4:30pm – 9:30pm Monday – Wednesday

4:30pm – 8:30pm Thursday

Can I transfer from another beauty school institution?

Yes! We would love to help you with the transition. Contact an admissions specialist today to discuss details of your previous education and what the transfer process will look like for your specific situation.

What learning materials does Esteem Academy use in the nail program?

Our Nail Technology curriculum draws from staff with decades of experience, and utilizes the following course texts:

  • Milady Standard Nail Technology
  • Milady Standard Nail Technology Student Workbook
  • Milady Standard Nail Technology Exam Review

Are You Ready To Start Nail School?

You can enroll in the nail technology program in just a few short steps! Contact Esteem Academy of Beauty to meet with an admissions representative to discuss your goals and expectations.

Your experience is our top priority and we want to make sure we have a clear vision of what you want to achieve! Once you get in touch with our team, you can schedule an enrollment session to see our school for yourself. When you come in for the tour and enrollment session, you can ask any questions you may have about our programs, learn more about financial aid, and start the application process.

We’d love to hear from you!

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Esteem Academy of Beauty

1682 E 5600 S, South Ogden,
UT 84403



Monday – Thursday: 9:00am–9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am–4:30pm

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