Tuition and Fees

Cosmetology School Tuition, Fees & Financial Aid

  • Net Price Calculator:

    Use our Net Price Calculator to estimated net price information (defined as estimated cost of attendance — including tuition and required fees, books and supplies, room and board (meals), and other related expenses — minus estimated grant and scholarship aid) to current and prospective students and their families based on what similar students paid in a previous year.

    Payment Plan:

    L’esprit Academy offers a payment plan at zero percent financing during the time you are enrolled in school! You may pay for more than one month at a time and are due on the fifteenth (15th) of each month. Other custom payment options are available beyond graduation that can accommodate your budget needs.

    Cosmetology:

    In the 1500 hour program, students learn hair cutting, coloring, styling, texture and chemical services, makeup, skincare and nail care.

    Tuition: $19,500
    Non-refundable Application Fee : $50
    State Registration Fee: $15
    Kit, Books & Uniform: $2,410*
    (all styling aids, MPA chemicals, board exam kit, freight)
    Total: $21,975

    Esthetics 600:

    In the 600 hour program, students learn techniques in skincare; including, facials, hair removal, makeup application and spa treatments.  Michigan state law only requires 400 hours of training for licensure; however, L’esprit Academy requires completion of 600 hours of training.  The additional hours allow for more advanced and in-depth training.

    Tuition: $10,100
    Non-refundable Application Fee: $50
    State Registration Fee: $15
    Kit, Books & Uniform: $1,200
    Total: $11,365

    Manicuring:

    In the 400 hour program, students will learn advanced techniques in nail care; including, natural nail grooming, acrylic and other artificial nail preparations, and spa treatments for feet and hands.

    Tuition: $4,500
    Non-refundable Application Fee: $50
    State Registration Fee: $15
    Kit, Books & Uniform: $800
    Total: $5,365

    Instructor Training – 500 hours:

    We offer a 500-hour course for licensed cosmetologists. Students learn basic business procedures, standards and industry insights. Our goals are to teach the foundation of classroom and technical instruction in a hands-on format. The program includes classroom and curriculum preparation, lesson planning, interpersonal communication with staff and students, teaching methodology, delivering lectures, and developing technical demonstrations. Speak to Admissions for tuition and schedule details and agreements.

    Tuition: $5,000
    Non-refundable Application Fee: $50
    State fee: $15
    Tech Fee: $100
    Books: $300
    Total: $5,465

    Limited Instructor Training – 300 hours:

    We offer a 300-hour course for licensed Manicurists or Estheticians. Students learn basic business procedures, standards and industry insights. Our goals are to teach the foundation of classroom and technical instruction in a hands-on format. The program includes classroom and curriculum preparation, lesson planning, interpersonal communication with staff and students, teaching methodology, delivering lectures, and developing technical demonstrations. Speak to Admissions for tuition and schedule details and agreements.

    Tuition: $3,000
    Non-refundable Application Fee: $50
    State fee: $15
    Tech Fee: $100
    Books: $300
    Total: $3,465

  • The following fees are applied to all courses:

    • Non-refundable Application Fee $50
    • Drop Fee* $150
    • State Registration $15
    • Late payment* $25
    • Transfer Assessment* $250
    • Over-contract* $12/hour
    • Re-Enrollment Fee* $500
    • Transcript/File Fee* $10
    • Campus Transfer Admin Fee* $100
    • No consultation penalty, no show for special event* $50

    *If applicable

  • Zero Percent Option with Monthly Payments:

    Cosmetology
    Deposit Required: $65
    Monthly Tuition Payment: $1,900.90 per month for 11 months for full time/ $1,161.66 for 18 months for part time

    Esthetics
    Deposit Required: $65
    Monthly Tuition Payment: $2,525.00 per month for 4 months for full time/ $1,122.22 for 9 months for part time

    Manicuring
    Deposit Required: $65
    Monthly Payment: $883.33 per month for 6 months

    • Cash, Check, Visa, MasterCard, American Express
    • Title IV Funds (Federal Student Loans & Grants)
    • State Programs – Michigan Works, Michigan Rehab, MESP
    • Other Programs, GI Bill, VA
  • AFFORDABILITY

    We understand that affordability plays an important role when considering college.  This is a valid concern to have, however there is no need for financial concerns as L’esprit Academy has many tools that may help with making your education affordable.

    FINANCIAL AID may be available to those who qualify, and these resources come in different forms.

    • FEDERAL GRANTS

    Federal grants are federal funds that you do not have to pay back.

    • FEDERAL LOANS

    Federal loans, unlike federal grants, are federal funds that you do have to pay back

    • MONTHLY PAYMENTS

    L’esprit Academy offers the option to pay for your education in monthly installments, interest free.

     VETERANS AFFAIRS (VA) EDUCATION BENEFITS

    Individuals eligible for VA benefits may participate in an approved program if the individual provides to L’esprit Academy a certificate of eligibility for entitlement to educational assistance under Chapter 31 or GI Bill® programs.

    NOTE: Individuals eligible for VA benefits are entitled to educational assistance under Chapter 31 Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment or GI Bill® benefits.
    GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).


    L’ESPRIT ACADEMY CODES FOR THE FAFSA

    To complete the FAFSA, you will need to include a code for the school you are attending. Here are the FAFSA codes for all L’esprit Academy campuses:

    Campus                    FAFSA CODE                     

    Canton                       041584

    Royal Oak                  E40479         

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