Tricoci University – Elgin

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264 South Randall Road
Elgin, IL 60123

847.376.0740 >>

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Just two miles south of I-90 with AMPLE parking. Near NorthWest Chicago Suburbs.

Updated in 2023, our spa and esthetics learning center has made Elgin one of Tricoci’s most bustling campuses. Conveniently located just two miles south of I-90 in the Northwest Chicago suburbs, we offer ample on-campus parking. Our students relish the chance to participate in major local events like Nightmare on Chicago Street, and we’re confident you’ll love being a part of it all, too!

The Elgin campus offers 3 programs:

You’ll gain invaluable hands-on experience at our newly remodeled Elgin campus, where master educators are committed to helping you develop the essential skills for your dream career. Whether you’re interested in full-time or part-time options, our admissions team is ready to help you choose the plan that’s perfect for you.

Spanning 6,500 square feet, Elgin is a vibrant hub, especially with the addition of our brand new spa and esthetics learning center in 2023. This bustling campus is an ideal launching pad for your beauty industry career, with a lively salon floor powered by a dedicated customer base. From color and cut to facials and body treatments, you’ll have plenty of opportunities for hands-on learning. With all its foot traffic, the busy Elgin campus offers the possibility of gaining new clients, too.

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Dreaming of a career as a stylist, hair colorist, or makeup artist? Our Elgin campus offers cutting-edge, technically precise cosmetology training tailored for you. With options for both full-time and part-time students, you could be engaging with clients in as little as 10 months or 17 months, respectively.

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Pursue top-tier training in esthetics to master the skills needed for roles like Facialist, Waxing Specialist, Body Treatment Specialist, Medi-Spa Esthetician, or Makeup Artist. Opt for either full-time or part-time enrollment and you could complete your program in as few as 6 or 9 months, respectively.

Instructor Training

Leverage your expertise to shape the future of beauty professionals. Instructors play a pivotal role in the industry, and through Tricoci’s Instructor Training program, you’ll discover how to elevate others on their career paths and aim for greater horizons.

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What Programs Are Available at the Elgin Campus?>
The Elgin campus offers a range of courses and schedules. You can attend the 1,500-hour cosmetology program, which is available full-time from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., or part-time 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on a day schedule. You can also take this course part-time with a 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. night schedule. Elgin Campus also offers a 750-hour esthetics program available in a range of flexible schedules.
Is There a Student Salon at the Elgin Campus?>
Our student salon at the Elgin campus serves as an excellent platform for hands-on learning, while also providing clients with top-tier salon services. The salon is open from 9:30 am - 10:00 pm Monday through Friday.
Will I Receive a Student Kit at the Elgin Campus?>
You’ll receive your Student Kit on the first day of classes. The kit includes professional tools you’ll need to complete your education. With curriculum available on iPads, learning is simpler and more sustainable. Talk to a Tricoci University team member to learn more about the Student Kits.
Is the Elgin Campus Right for Me?>
Finding the right campus for your journey is hugely important. There are financial aid options available. If you hope to practice in the Elgin area, you should request more information from a Tricoci University team member.

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