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MC College

10345 107 St NW #301, Edmonton AB

Possible funding to those who qualify*

  • Designated Educational Institute (DEI)
  • Designated Learning Institute (DLI)
  • Alberta Student Aid Program
  • Loans
  • Grants
  • Bursaries
  • Scholarships

Programs

Programs offered at each campus may vary, so be sure to check other campus offerings for the course you are most interested in.

Beauty, Esthetics, Barber Programs

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    LEARNING BUILT FOR YOU.

    Pivot Point’s ‘Learn About Beauty’ is a digital learning platform that looks and feels like Social Media. You will have access to your own learning path and support materials such as videos, practice exams and tutorials. You’ll be able to learn at your own pace…anywhere, anytime. 

    HAIRSTYLING SCHEDULES THAT FIT YOUR LIFESTYLE

    We offer scheduling options so that you can choose the schedule that best fits your needs. We know that not everyone has the time to be a full time student. That’s why we created a 30 hours per week schedule for our Hairstyling program.  Whether you’re catching up on life or apprenticing at a salon, you’ll be able to work and learn at the same time.

    REAL SALON EXPERIENCE.

    On-Campus Salon, Work Experience Placement, Colour Bar, Professional Hair Care & Colouring Products, Guest Artists, Customer Service, Retail Centre

    YOUR FUTURE.

    Stylist, Colour Technician, Barber, Cruise Line Stylist, Salon Manager, Image Consultant, Product Educator, Film/Theatre/TV Stylist, High School Cosmetology Instructor, Salon Owner, Platform Artist

    WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

    CUTTING.

    Hair Sculpting, Razor Cutting, Texturizing

    BARBERING.

    Facial Hair Design, Hair Tattooing, Clipper Work, Fades

    COLOURING.

    Customizable Colour, Colour Correction, Special Effects, Lightening, Balayage, Ombre

    STYLING.

    Special Occasion Styling, Thermal Curling, Blow Drying, Long Hair Styling

    TEXTURE.

    Permanent Hair Straightening, Smoothing, Relaxing, Waving

    HAIR EXTENSIONS.

    Tape-In Extensions, Micro-Braids, Track & Sew, Bonding, Fusion, Links, Clips

    THE BUSINESS OF BEAUTY WITH PROSPER U

    Business Plan Development, Social Media Branding, Salon Management, Professional Image, Client Retention, Marketing.

  • LEARNING BUILT FOR YOU

    Pivot Point’s ‘Learn About Beauty’ is a digital learning platform that looks and feels like Social Media. You will have access to your own learning path and support materials such as videos, practice exams and tutorials. You’ll be able to learn at your own pace…anywhere, anytime.

    REAL SPA EXPERIENCE.

    On-Campus Spa, Work Experience Placement, Industry Leading Spa Equipment, Professional Skin & Body Products, Customer Service, Retail Centre, Guest Artist.

    YOUR FUTURE.

    Esthetician, Nail Technician, Dermal Therapist, Body Therapist, Skincare Specialist, Makeup Artist, Beauty Consultant, Spa Therapist for Cruise Ships, Spa Therapist for Wellness Centres, High School Cosmetology Teacher, Product Educator, Spa Owner

    WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

    DERMAL & BODY THERAPY.

    Facials, Specialty Facials, Hot Stone Massage, Relaxation Massage, Mindful Massage, Body Treatments, Body Wraps, Skin Physiology, Anatomy

    MEDI-SPA.

    Diamond Tip Microdermabrasion, Chemical Peels

    Treatments with the Aid of a Machine: Light Therapy, Galvanic, High Frequency, Microcurrent, Faradic, Sinusoidal

    NAIL TECHNOLOGY.

    Manicures, Pedicures, Hand & Foot Massage

    HAIR REMOVAL.

    Waxing, Sugaring, Threading, Brow Shaping

    ENHANCEMENTS.

    Lash & Brow Tinting, Lash Extensions

    MAKE UP ARTISTRY.

    Daytime & Evening Wear, Runway & Bridal Makeup, Glamour

    THE BUSINESS OF BEAUTY WITH PROSPER U

    Business Plan Development, Social Media Branding, Salon Management, Professional Image, Client Retention, Retailing, Marketing. Click here for more information on ‘Prosper U’.

  • We’ve partnered with Brittanie Boyle to bring the Professional Cosmetic Teeth Whitening Certification. Cosmetic Teeth Whitening has become a very desired service throughout the beauty industry and is a perfect add on service to any spa or salon. This cosmetic service can be combined as a package deal with any other services including manicures, pedicures, eyelash extensions, facials, sprays tans etc. Teeth whitening is a billion dollar industry and highly profitable. Whether you want to do it out of your own home, salon or mobile, it is a great service making your clients feel beautiful and confident!
  • WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

    Learn the skills necessary for performing nail enhancement services including acrylic, gel, nail tips, fills and nail art.

    WHAT YOU’LL GET:

    Artificial Nails Certificate  
  • WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

    Through demonstration and hands-on experience, students will learn the most effective waxing and sugaring techniques. Instruction will be provided on both facial and body hair removal.

    WHAT YOU’LL GET:

    Hair Removal Certificate
  • WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

    Learn concepts from soft and sophisticated to natural and dramatic. Through your personal interpretation, these techniques will be mastered to achieve day and evening wear, glamour, runway, avant garde, photography, special occasion and bridal applications. From Instagram to Pinterest, this part time program will be going over tips on using social media to promote your work.

    WHAT YOU’LL GET:

    Makeup Artistry Certificate.
  • WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

    This course teaches you how to perform nails services for natural as well as artificial nails. You will learn manicures/spa manicures, pedicures/spa pedicures as well as performing nail enhancement services including acrylic, gel, nail tips, fills and nail art.

    WHAT YOU’LL GET:

    Nail Technician certificate

    COST:

  • WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

    You’ll gain the knowledge and skills you need through classroom instruction, workshops and at the MC College spa. Upon completion you will receive a Skin Care Technician Certificate. Facials, microdermabrasion, chemical peels, treatments with the aid of a machine, body treatments, relaxation massage, hot stone therapy.
  • WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

    Learn the skills necessary for performing nail enhancement services including acrylic, gel, nail tips, fills and nail art.

    WHAT YOU’LL GET:

    Artificial Nails Certificate
  • WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

    Lash extensions can create subtle enhancement of a client’s features or a dramatic new appearance to the eye area. Through demonstration and hands-on experience students will learn temporary and semi-permanent lash extensions.

    WHAT YOU’LL GET:

    Lash Extensions Certificate
  • WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

    Learn concepts from soft and sophisticated to natural and dramatic. Through your personal interpretation, these techniques will be mastered to achieve day and evening wear, glamour, runway, avant garde, photography, special occasion and bridal applications. From Instagram to Pinterest, this part time program will be going over social media tips to promote your work.

    WHAT YOU’LL GET:

    Makeup Artistry Certificate

Creative Arts, Interactive, Sound Programs

  • LEARNING BUILT FOR YOU

    In this program you will learn everything from design fundamentals and pattern drafting to clothing production. By the end of your third term, you will have created an 8 look collection that will walk the runway in our annual New Designers Fashion Show! Using our industry connections, we will help you lock down an internship individually suited for your professional goals and skills. You’ll be #livingyourbestlife working in the career of your dreams!

    REAL STUDIO EXPERIENCE

    • Professional Production Equipment • Industrial Sewing Machines & Irons • Drafting Tables • Sergers

    YOUR FUTURE

    • Design Assistant • Independent Designer • Clothing Boutique Owner • Fashion Merchandiser • Retail Store Manager • Personal Stylist • Brand Representative

    WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

    FASHION FUNDAMENTALS

    Design & Colour Theory, History of Costume, Market Research, Textiles

    CLOTHING LINE PRODUCTION

    Flat Pattern Creation, Technical Sketches, Production Sewing, Spec Packages, Illustration, Pattern Drafting, Draping, Fashion Illustration, Pattern Grading

    COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT

    Story Boards, Buyer’s Presentation, Fashion Show Promotion, Photo Shoots, New Designers Fashion Show

    THE BUSINESS OF FASHION

    Portfolio Presentation, Merchandising, Press Packages, Catalogues, Hang Tags, Marketing, Costing, Labels

Edmonton Campus

CORE VALUES

Commitment: We do what we say we will do.
Fun: We love what we do.
Integrity: We do the right thing.
Respect: We treat others the way we want to be treated.
Mentor Artists: We nurture creativity.

CORE PURPOSE

We change people’s lives to drive our industry.

MISSION

MC College empowers Future Professionals for the Beauty and Fashion industry with skills to change their lives and enjoy rewarding careers.

THE MC ADVANTAGE

REPUTATION.

#Mentorship
We’ve dedicated over 90 years of mentoring Artists like you.

FACULTY.

#TheVeryBest
From Platform Artists to Medical Estheticians and Fashion Designers, we search for the best and train them through our MC Instructor Development Program.

LEADING EDUCATORS.

#Learning4U
We’re committed to providing you with education that is advanced and up to date with the latest trends and technology.

PARTNERS-IN-TRAINING.

#MCSquad
We’ve teamed up with Industry Innovators to bring you workshops, scholarships and work experience placements.

GRADUATE SUCCESS.

#LikeABoss
Through our Partners in Training program, beauty career fairs and Alumni Network, we help you find your dream job.

LIFETIME GUARANTEE.

#Alumni
We will always assist you when possible in finding your perfect job and helping you prepare for your Journeyman Exams.


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