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Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2019-2020

Palm Beach State College

Facials Specialty PSAV

Facials Specialty  (5355)

Type of Award
PSAV - Post Secondary Adult Vocational Certificate

Program Website

Program Description
This PSAV program prepares the student for employment as a registered facial specialist.
The program is designed to provide competencies in different types of facials and spa skin care treatments. Hair removal and different types of make-ups are demonstrated and performed.

Program Learning Outcomes
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Admission Requirements
No high school diploma or GED is required. Students must:
Complete an online Application for Admission, located at

Completion Requirements
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.

Program Length
Total program hours: 260. 

This program is offered at the Lake Worth and Belle Glade campuses.

For More Information

Belle Glade Campus - Gloria McAllister,, 561-993-1175 

Lake Worth campus - Rhonda Griffis,, (561) 868-3851

To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
Required Courses Clock Hours: 260
Total Program Clock Hours: 260

For individualized course sequence

Employment Opportunities
After completing this program and obtaining a license, the student may seek employment as a facial specialist in a salon, spa, resort, cruise ship, cosmetic surgeon’s office or dermatologist office.

Gainful Employment
Program length excludes this program from gainful employment reporting requirements.

Career Path Notes
Students may choose to take continuing education courses in the facial specialty field.

Career Center
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook:
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