Greetings from Georgia Career Institute! Our specialized programs focus on preparing future professionals for entry into a successful career in the Beauty and Wellness Industry. We ensure that our students are taught through real-world, authentic salon and spa experiences, utilizing state-of-the-art equipment, professional facilities, and qualified educators to master these specialty trades. The GCI family supports students every step of the way!
With 1500 hours of training, this comprehensive curriculum breeds salon-ready Cosmetologists: graduates who are qualified to take the state board exam for a cosmetology license.LEARN MORE
GCI prepares its students to become professionals in this booming field through the Esthetics program. Ultimately, estheticians are responsible for the care, restoration, and enhancement of humankind’s largest organ: our skin. Here, an extensive range of current skin treatments and make-up applications are taught by expert instructors.LEARN MORE
This 620-hour Nail Technology program teaches the art of manicures, pedicures, nail designs, nail tips, and sculptured nail skills in a creative, collaborative setting. Statistics from the Bureau of Labor report a whopping 33% growth rate for this fun, yet sophisticated profession from 2022 to 2030.LEARN MORE
Our 750-hour program teaches students about the intricacies of Human Anatomy and Physiology, solidifying certifications in many massage specialties.. The Massage Therapy Industry actively seeks trained professionals, projecting a growth rate of 32% between 2022 and 2030.LEARN MORE
Established in 1975, Georgia Career Institute now celebrates more than 30 years of accreditation. We proudly provide our scholars with top-tier vocational preparation in Cosmetology, Nail Technology, Esthetics, and Massage Therapy.
THE MISSION STATEMENT
Georgia Career Institute provides men and women the appropriate skills they need to enter and succeed in the industries of Beauty and Wellness. Our students graduate prepared to enter the workforce and meet the demands required of them ready to perform as complete professionals. In order to accomplish our Mission, our faculty, curricula, delivery methods, support resources and facilities are developed and maintained at a level of excellence that sets us apart from others in the marketplace.
At GCI, qualified students have access to many financial aid options designed to support their dream careers! Such helpful programs include: the Pell Grant Program, the Stafford Loan Program, Unsubsidized Stafford Loans, PLUS, Financial Aid for Veterans, as well as our annual Scholarships. Here, we absolutely empathize with the financial challenges and the seemingly complex criteria for achieving financial aid. Our goal is to simplify everything, giving you the opportunity to gain a professional education without batting an eyelash! Please feel free to reach out to our financial aid contacts.
Tuition covers the expert knowledge gained, and in-class training undergone, at GCI: two elements necessary for a successful certification. It also includes all of the cosmetology supplies (e.g. “Master Kit” of 20 essential tools), texts, workbooks, testing books, and materials required to complete this revolutionary program.LEARN MORE
We happily provide an in-depth description of each program at GCI, promising full transparency to our student body. Our admissions team will make it a priority to answer any questions, comments, or concerns that you may have.LEARN MORE
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