Tuition Schedule / LA Campus

Programs and Courses

Fashion Make-up Artistry Program – 392 Clock Hours (B101, B201 & B301):

TUITION: $9,408.00 / MAKE-UP KITS AND MATERIALS: $2,375.00 (PLUS APPLICABLE TAXES) / LAB FEE: $1,300.00 

TOTAL INSTITUTION CHARGES FOR THIS PROGRAM INCLUDING A $100 REGISTRATION FEE: $13,183.00. * 

Jan 28 – Apr 25, 2022  March 15 – June 7, 2022  Apr 26 – Jul 20, 2022  Jun 8 – Aug 31, 2022 
Jul 21 – Oct 13, 2022  Sep 1 – Nov 28, 2022  Sep 23 – Dec 19, 2022  Oct 14 – Jan 27, 2023 
Nov 4 – Feb 17, 2023  Nov 29 – Mar 13, 2023 

This program meets Monday through Friday and consists of 392 clock hours. Day sessions are 12 weeks long and are between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. For maximum class size, see individual courses that make up the program. 

* In addition to the listed amounts above, the State of California requires we add an addition $ .50 per $1,000 of institution charges for the State’s Student Tuition Recovery Fund. 


Film & Television Make-up Artistry Program – 420 Clock Hours (B101 & Make-up Effects 201:

TUITION: $10,080.00 / MAKE-UP KIT AND MATERIALS: $2,750.00 (PLUS APPLICABLE TAXES) / LAB FEE $300.00 

TOTAL INSTITUTION CHARGES FOR THIS PROGRAM INCLUDING A $100 REGISTRATION FEE: $13,230.00. *

Jan 28 – Apr 25, 2022 Mar 15 – Jun 7, 2022 Apr 26 – Jul 20, 2022 Jun 8 – Aug 31, 2022
Jul 21 – Oct 13, 2022 Sep 1 – Nov 28, 2022 Oct 14 – Jan 27, 2023 Nov 29 – Mar 13, 2023

This program meets Monday through Friday and consists of 420 clock hours. Day sessions are 12 weeks long and are between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. For maximum class size, see individual courses that make up the program.

* In addition to the listed amounts above, the State of California requires we add an addition $ .50 per $1,000 of institution charges for the State’s Student Tuition Recovery Fund.


Multimedia Make-up Artistry Program – 602 Clock Hours (B101, B201, B301 & FX201):

TUITION: $14,448.00 / MAKE-UP KIT AND MATERIALS: $3,225.00 (PLUS APPLICABLE TAXES) / LAB FEE: $1,450.00 

TOTAL INSTITUTION CHARGES FOR THIS PROGRAM INCLUDING A $100 REGISTRATION FEE: $19,223.00. * 

Jan 28 – Jun 7, 2022  Mar 15 – Jul 20, 2022  Apr 26 – Aug 31, 2022  Jun 8 – Oct 13, 2022 
Jul 21 – Nov 28, 2022  Sep 1 – Jan 27, 2023  Sept 23 – Feb 17, 2023  Oct 14 – Mar 13, 2023 
Nov 4 – April 4, 2023  Nov 29 – Apr 24, 2023 

This program meets Monday through Friday and consists of 602 clock hours. Day sessions are 18 weeks long, and are between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. Maximum class size: 22 students 

*In addition to the listed amounts above, the State of California requires we add an addition $ .50 per $1,000 of institution charges for the State’s Student Tuition Recovery Fund. 


Master Make-up Artistry Program – 812 Clock Hours (B101, B201, B301 & FX201):

TUITION: $19,448.00 / MAKE-UP KIT AND MATERIALS: $3,450.00 (PLUS APPLICABLE TAXES) / LAB FEE: $2,450.00 

Total institution charges for this program including a $100 registration fee: $25,488.00. * 

Jan 28 – Jul 20, 2022  Mar 15 – Aug 31, 2022  Apr 26 – Oct 13, 2022  Jun 8 – Nov 28, 2022 
Jul 21 – Jan 27, 2023  Sep 1 – Mar 13, 2023  Oct 14 – Apr 24, 2023  Nov 29 – Jun 6, 2023 

This program meets Monday through Friday and consists of 812 clock hours. Day sessions are 24 weeks long and are between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. For maximum class size, see individual courses that make up the program. 

* In addition to the listed amounts above, the State of California requires we add an addition $ .50 per $1,000 of institution charges for the State’s Student Tuition Recovery Fund. 

Beginning in May 2021 Make-up Designory intends to reopen enrollment at our Los Angeles Campus for new enrollments. Current students who were enrolled and attending class in 2020 will be provided new dates to return to the school once the school is allowed to open but prior to the new enrollment start of May 17th. New students and students who were previously enrolled but did not start their program in 2020 may choose one of the new published dates found below. Please note that the schedule may change do to public health agencies direction and individual program schedules may be changed per the school’s COVID control and mitigation plan.

Beauty 101: Fundamentals of Beauty Make-up – 210 Clock Hours:

Tuition: $4,830 / Make-up Kits and Materials $1,783.92 / Lab Fee: $150
Total charges for period of attendance and estimated total charges (including $100 Registration fee): $6,713.92

Oct 11 – Nov 19
Nov 1 – Dec 17
Nov 29 – Jan 24 ’22
Beauty 201: Studio Hairstyling for the Make-up Artist – 105 Clock Hours:

Tuition $2,415 / Make-up Kits and Materials: $418.61 / Lab Fee: $150.00
Total charge for period of attendance and estimated total charges (including $100 Registration fee): $3,083.61

Nov 1 – Nov 19
Nov 29 – Dec 17
Jan 3 – Jan 24 ’22
Jan 28 – Feb 17 ’22
Beauty 301: Beauty Lab – 77 Clock Hours:

Tuition: $1,771 / Make-up Kits and Materials $79.46 / Lab Fee $750
Total charges for period of attendance and estimated total charges (including $100 Registration fee): $2,700.46

Nov 1 – Nov 19
Nov 29 – Dec 17
Jan 3 – Jan 24 ’22
Jan 28 – Feb 17 ’22
Feb 22 – Mar 14 ’22
Special Make-up Effects 201: Character Make-up Artistry – 210 Clock Hours:

Tuition: $4,830 / Make-up Kits and Materials: $800.13 plus applicable taxes / Lab Fee $150
Total Charges for period of attendance and estimated total charges (including $100 Registration fee): $5,880.13

Oct 11 – Nov 19
Nov 29 – Jan 24 ’22
Jan 3 – Feb 14 ’22
Jan 28 – Mar 11 ’22
Feb 22 – Apr 4 ’22
Mar 15 – Apr 25 ’22
Special Make-up Effects 301: Lab Techniques – 210 Clock Hours:

Tuition $4,830 / Make-up Kits and Materials: $241.92 / Lab Fee $750
Total Charges for period of attendance and estimated total charges (including $100 Registration fee): $5,921.92

Oct 11 – Nov 19
Nov 29 – Jan 24 ’22
Jan 28 – Mar 11 ’22
Mar 15 – Apr 25 ’22
Apr 26 – Jun 7 ’22
Certificates are awarded to students who successfully complete an individual course. Please be advised that individual courses taken on a stand-alone basis are not accredited by ACCSC. In addition, students taking stand-alone courses are not eligible for Federal Financial Aid and some other services that are offered to students and graduates of larger programs.
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