Welcome to the Elaine Sterling Institute
The Elaine Sterling Institute of esthetic & nail excellence was founded to provide sophisticated beauty education. Our curriculum is based on American Scientific technologies, and we hold all of our students to the traditional European standards of skincare by providing the highest quality education and a premiere experience for our spa clients.Visit Our Campus
The Elaine Sterling Institute offers a 1000 hour esthetician program and 600 hour nail care program. All undergraduate programs are taught to the highest industry standards. We provide education that assists students prepare for the Georgia State Board of Cosmetology exams.
Our dynamic classroom environment includes lecture, guest speakers, hands-on client experience, and instruction from educators with diverse backgrounds. In addition to the 1000 hour state certification program we also offer international ITEC and CIDESCO certification, and extra machine certification to give you a thorough knowledge of skin technology upon completion of the program.Apply Now!
Federal financial aid is available to those who qualify under the guidelines of the U.S. Department of Education. Student aid is awarded on the basis of the applicant’s need. Factors such as income, assets and family size are all considered in determining the applicant’s need.Learn More
Great Career Outcomes
The Career Services staff is committed to assisting students and graduates in their search for employment upon completion of their programs. We partner with our instructors and members of the business and industry communities to help students find careers that match their skill level.Alumni Stories