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Nail Technology

The nail industry is booming!

Starting a Career in Nail Technology Can Open the Door to Many Opportunities! At Cameo College, you will learn in a friendly and professional nail spa environment that will help you achieve your unique nail technician goals in the real world.

Our program provides you with all the tools for success. You’ll be able to make people feel beautiful and confident, while making a healthy living. Does it get any better than that?

Did You Know?

Utah is considered a leader in the field of Beauty. The field of Nail Technology is a growing field and is a need for the majority of society dating back centuries. Cameo College is considered a leader in the beauty industry training in all aspects of Nail Technology from 3D Nail art, glitter, shellac to the traditional pink and white clean nail. We were instrumental in the creation of the ” Nail Technician License” and one of the first Colleges within the State of Utah to obtain a licensed/accredited Nail Technology Program and continue to be a leader within the industry.

Why Choose Cameo College’s Nail Technology Program?

With over 50 years, and 3 generations educating students in the Beauty Industry, we know what is required to create a successful graduate. As a Nail Technician student at Cameo College you will learn the art of Nail Technology in a hands-on environment, using the latest nail equipment and products. Cameo College services over 2,000 hands-on service guests per month ensuring graduates obtain the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skill to succeed in this growing and thriving field.

The CND Difference

Cameo College nail technicians are trained in Creative Nail Design. CND is at the forefront of nail technology with game changing techniques and products. With CND you will gain a balance in creativity, technique, and product knowledge.

How Do You Get Started?

Getting started could not be easier, simply call 801-447-2947 or use the form to request more information about admissions. We offer daily tours of our school’s facilities. We are confident that once you see our college, meet our instructors and students, you will want to get started right away.

We are currently accepting students. Classes fill quickly, so follow up with us now!

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Program Details

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Tuition & Fees

Application Fee


*Does not meet the hourly requirement for FAFSA, this program is not eligible for FAFSA.

Kit Fee (Books Included )

Utah State Sales Tax (Kit)


Payment and Financing Options

  • Payment in full by cash, check, and/or credit card.
  •  A Personal loan from a financial institution such as a bank or credit union, some banking institutions may have an educational loan option.
  •  In-House monthly payment plans through TFC Credit Corporation (with approved credit check).
    • Option #1: Balance financed for 12 months at 12% interest
    • Option #2: Balance financed for 6 months at 6% interest
    • Option #3: Balance financed for 3 months at 3% interest
areas covered in this program
  • Natural/Artificial Artistry
  • Glitter Toes CND Shellac
  • Fills/Backfills/Overlays
  • Spa Manicuring & Spa Pedicuring
  • Acrylic Gel Tips
  • Fiberglass
  • Nail Art
  • Pressure Point Foot Treatment
Full TimeFirst 2 Weeks Starts at 8:30AM
Tuesday - Friday 10:30am to 5:00pm
Saturday 8:30am - 5:00pm
32 Clock Hours Per Week
Part Time Morning
First 2 Weeks Starts at 8:30AM
Tuesday - Friday 10:30am to 3:00pm
Saturday 8:30am - 5:00pm
26 Clock Hours Per Week
Part Time EveningTuesday - Thursday 5:30pm to 9:30pm
Saturday 8:30am - 5:00pm
20 Clock Hours Per Week
employment opportunities
  • Nail Technical
  • Salon/Spa Owner
  • Manicurist
  • Pedicurist
  • Educator
  • Sales Representative

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"My education I have received from Cameo has helped me over the past 16 years to achieve my dreams. There is so many avenues that you can peruse as an cosmetologist. I work behind the chair, I am an educator, retail specialist, event coordinator and Nuts and Bolts Business trainer. I love how versatile my career is. I recommend Cameo College of Essential Beauty to anyone who wants to start a career in the Beauty and Wellness Industry."

- Jessica Kimball

"As a former graduate of Cameo College of Essential Beauty and now a part of the Cameo team I feel my education is far greater then most master aestheticians in the field today. We are the leader in the beauty industry keeping up with the most current treatments and techniques. We push our students and staff to strive to be the very best. With our Nuts and Bolts program I truly leaned what 5-star customer service is today and how to dominate over my competition. I felt like my instructors truly were passionate about what they were teaching and I attribute that to my great education"

- Adriane Baxter

"I am so proud to be part of Cameo. Cameo changed my life, the education, the experience the great memories, the friendship that I have made I will keep for the rest of my wonderful life... thank you so much for making your school the best of the best! I also appreciate the help that you continue giving back to the community. love all of you !!!"

- Annette Jones