There shall be a minimum total accumultion of 350 (clock) hours, including
85 hours of theory classes and 256 hours of skilled work.
Our Manicuring program covers everything you need to be a
professional. The manicuring course consists of classroom
and clinic area experience. Instruction covers manicures,
pedicures, artificial nails as well as the state laws governing
health, safety, and sanitation. One of the largest areas
in the beauty industry is nail care. Properly trained
and licensed manicurists are in demand. Our manicurist
program offers the student both theory and practical segments
necessary to pass the state licensing requirements.
There are many exciting career opportunities available for
Manicurist such as; Nail Care Specialist, Nail Technician,
Nail Salon Manager, Salon Owner, Platform Artist, Product
Representative, Retail Specialist, Pedicurist, Educator, Lecturer
and many more. This course is not available at Tupelo
Academy of Cosmetology, Inc. at this time.
The following topics are taught in a classroom setting, practical
setting, or a combination of both. For class start dates see
•Products, Tools, and Equipment, Use and Safety
•Artificial Nail Removal
•Electric Nail File
•Effective Communication and Human Relations
•Licensing or certification requirements and regulation