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Topline Beauty College is wholly owned and operated by TOP LINE BEAUTY COLLEGE, INC, which is owned by Tony Do.

BPPE_LogoTopline Beauty College, as a private institution and for-profit corporation was granted institutional approval to operate by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE) pursuant to California Education Code Section 94802.

Mission Statement

It is our mission to prepare our students to become successful members of the cosmetology, cosmetician, manicuring, massage therapy professions, and successfully pass the State Board Examination.

College Objectives

Our primary objective at Topline Beauty College is to offer each of our students with high quality teaching and training so that they may be prepared to successfully pass the state board examination and become a successful professional in the cosmetology industry. In order to fulfill our objective, we not only teach the techniques and artistry of cosmetology; we also teach poise, charm, self-reliance, business practices, and personal hygiene. We continually survey the profession to keep abreast of current trends, designs and techniques required by employers. Teachers give “individual” as well as “class” instruction. This combination helps serious students realize their goals.

Statement of Non Discrimination

beauty-salon-1-150x150Topline Beauty College is firmly committed to providing educational programs to otherwise eligible students regardless of age, race or color, creed, ethnic origin, religion, national origin, sex, disability, or medical condition, except under special circumstances that would constitute either an occupational limitation or a limitation in participation in the program offered.

Instructional Facilities

Topline Beauty College is a spacious (7,000 sq. ft) air-conditioned, one story modern facility with many benefits to our staff and students. We are located at 130 S. Harbor Boulevard, Santa Ana, CA 92704, where all of our educational programs are taught. Our school simulates salon conditions to help our students “learn-by-doing”, with modern equipment and a variety of supplies that help enhance our students’ product knowledge. Mirrored stations, shampoo bowls, sterilizers, manicuring tables and stools, mannequins, dryers, portable dryers, and other equipment are furnished for the benefit of students. Educational classroom equipment consists of TV and VCR/DVD equipments, visual aids, teaching machine and tape records, which are for the use of students’ education. A student lounge is provided for the students’ use for eating and breaks. Each student uses a locker to keep his/her uniform and private articles. Our students learn how to manage the reception desk, logging patrons in, answering the phone and operating the cash register. Our students learn inventory control and assist in operating our supply system. One of our main goals in institutional objective is to help the student become “salon ready”. The college maintains a resource library for the use of our students and instructors.

School Calendar

Classes begin EVERY TUESDAY for all classes.

Hours of Operation

Tuesday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Evening Class 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Holidays

Topline Beauty College observes the following holidays during which the school is closed:

  • New Year’s Day
  • President’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Break
  • Christmas break

A “special” holiday may be declared for emergencies or special reasons.

Pre-Enrollment Information and General Rules

Each prospective student receives a copy of school catalog and School Performance Fact Sheet before enrollment. The School Performance Fact Sheet contains the recent Completion rates, Placement rates, License examination passage rates and salary or wage information. Although general rules are reviewed during orientation, students are individually responsible for knowledge of all College rules and regulations including student conduct, attendance, make-up work, termination, refund policy etc. published in this catalog or communicated by the administration via written notices. Students must be aware that criteria for admission and/or graduation may differ depending upon the individual program. Some programs demand more stringent requirements than others. For more detailed information, contact the respective department. Each student receives a syllabus when class starts. The syllabus contains methods and practices used in each of the academic departments in order to facilitate the students’ learning process.

Bankruptcy

Topline Beauty College does not have a pending petition in bankruptcy, is not operating as a debtor in possession, has never filed a petition within the preceding five years, or never had a petition in bankruptcy filed against it within the preceding five years that resulted in reorganization under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code (11 U.S.C. Sec. 1101 et seq.).

Health Considerations

Generally, the professional in the beauty field must be in good physical health for he/she will be working in direct contact with patrons. In most aspects of the beauty culture field there is a great deal of standing, walking, pushing, bending and stretching, and sometimes for long periods of time. A person must consider his/her physical limitations in terms of making a career choice that involves extensive training. We promote the acceptance of students with physical limitations or disabilities if these students believe they can fulfill training demands.

Courses of Study

Cosmetology (1,600 Clock Hours)

The course of study for students enrolled in Cosmetology course shall consist of sixteen hundred (1,600) clock hours of the state mandated instruction in hair cutting and styling, manicuring, pedicuring, facial treatments, shampooing, chemical applications, esthetics, shop management, sanitation and safety, customer service, and applicable professional and labor laws and regulations. Educational Goals: The Cosmetology course of study is designed to prepare students to cut, trim, and style scalp, facial, and body hair; apply cosmetic preparations; perform manicures and pedicures; massage the head and extremities; and prepare for practice as licensed cosmetologists in specialized or full-service salons (CIP Code 12.0401, SOC Code 39-5012).

Cosmetician (600 Clock Hours)

The course of study for students enrolled in Esthetician course shall consist of six hundred (600) clock hours of the state mandated instruction in skin anatomy, physiology, and health; principles of nutrition; decontamination and infection control; health and safety; facial and body massage; body wrapping and spa treatments; temporary hair removal including waxing and tweezing; color and skin analysis; client consultation and care; applicable laws and regulations; business practices; and sometimes related alternative healing regimens. Educational Goals: The Skin Care course of study is designed to prepare students to cleanse, depilate, massage, and beautify the human body and to function as licensed estheticians and skin care specialists (CIP code 12.0409, SOC Code 39-5094).

Manicurist (400 Clock Hours)

The course of study for students enrolled in Manicuring course shall consist of the four hundred (400) clock hours of the state mandated instruction in manicuring theory; skin anatomy; nail growth, irregularities, and diseases; sterilization and sanitation; equipment and table maintenance; cuticle, blemish, and rough skin removal; nail filing, shaping, and polishing; cream application and extremity massage; nail sculpture and design art; product storage and use; customer service; laws and regulations; and business practices. Educational Goals: The course of study is designed to prepare students to shape fingernails and toenails, remove unwanted skin and blemishes, apply polish and cosmetics to nails, and function as licensed manicurists or nail technicians/specialists (CIP code 12.0410, SOC Code 39-5092).

Massage Therapy (600 Clock Hours)

The course of study for students enrolled in a Massage Therapy course shall consist of six hundred (600) clock hours of instruction in Western (Swedish) massage, sports massage, myotherapy/trigger point massage, myofascial release, deep tissue massage, cranio-sacral therapy, reflexology, massage safety and emergency management, client counseling, practice management, applicable regulations, and professional standards and ethics. Educational Goals: The Massage Therapy course of study is designed to prepare students to provide relief and improved health and well-being to clients through the application of manual techniques for manipulating skin, muscles, and connective tissues (CIP Code 51.3501, SOC Code 31-9011).

Holistic Health Practitioner (1000 Clock Hours)

The course of study for students enrolled in a Holistic Health Practitioner course shall consist of one thousand (1000) clock hours of instruction in Western (Swedish) massage, sports massage, myotherapy/trigger point massage, myofascial release, deep tissue massage, cranio-sacral therapy, reflexology, massage safety and emergency management, client counseling, practice management, applicable regulations, and professional standards and ethics. Educational Goals: The Holistic Health Practitioner course of study is designed to prepare students to provide relief and improved health and well-being to clients through the application of manual techniques for manipulating skin, muscles, and connective tissues (CIP Code 51.3501, SOC Code 31-9011).