Programs Offered

Cosmetology / Esthetics / Teacher Training

Recent Reviews

Carlos Romero
2/27/2024 via Google
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Excellent experience getting a facial! It was my first time ever getting one and Ariel made sure it was a good experience. Ariel was professional, attentive, caring and fun. She made me feel comfortable and explain the process as it was happening. I felt so relaxed. Thank you Ariel for your kindness and a great experience!

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Tina Miller
2/21/2024 via Google
via Google

WAIT, you mean to tell me you get this type of service at a cosmetology school? When I say service from the first phone call to me showing up to my appointment with Dom. She was very professional, personable, very friendly, confident and her service was A plus. I cannot leave this review without acknowledging Mr Manny. the way he is so attentive to his students and their clients. his energy is everything. If you are having second thoughts because of the school. I recommend that you give them a try.I strongly recommend them .I had to schedule my next appointment before I left one satisfied customer!!!!

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Wilfredo Escobar
1/31/2024 via Google
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I don't usually leave reviews, nor do I usually get my eyebrows done, but I went in and WOW... Lucy did such a FANTASTIC job. She waxed my eyebrows and since then I've called family and friends to show them, and they loved it!! Such a wonderful experience definitely will be recommending it! Shout out to Lucy!

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In the School's Words

At Tricoci University of Beauty Culture, art, beauty, and science are blended together to create a serene, elegant, and professional environment. We focus on ethics, integrity, higher standards, and a fundamental understanding of the professional culture of the beauty industry.

Legendary beauty stylist Mario Tricoci is personally engaged in the direction of the educational programs at Tricoci University of Beauty Culture. We teach students to be more than "just another" hairstylist or esthetician. We prepare our students to be the future professionals of the beauty industry.

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture is committed to continually raising the bar of what a beauty school should be. We are passionate about education and the necessity of consistency in training. Our students are taught values and advanced skills in cosmetology, esthetics, barbering manicuring/ nail technology, and teacher/instructor training programs.

*Program offerings vary by campus.

Professional Facilities

At Tricoci University of Beauty Culture, you will have the opportunity to learn in a beautiful facility. Our campuses are equipped with classrooms, lecture halls, stylish clinics (salon, spas, and barber shops), student lounges, and much more. You'll also be surrounded by inspirational imagery and a friendly, professional atmosphere.

Beauty Education

Students at Tricoci University of Beauty Culture are offered the opportunity learn an innovative curriculum from licensed instructors. Each program uses a combination of theory lecture, hands-on skill training, and interactive lessons on pre-loaded iPad®.

Students in all programs are encouraged to learn and practice with seasoned professionals, while expressing their own uniqueness and creativity.

Graduates of Tricoci University of Beauty Culture learn to build long standing relationships with clients while conducting themselves as professionals with exceptional skill and confidence.

Career placement assistance is available for all students.

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture is accredited by NACCAS. Program offerings vary by campus. Financial aid is available for those that qualify. For consumer disclosure information, please visit


Tricoci University of Beauty Culture - Elgin offers the following programs:

Cosmetology / Esthetics / Teacher Training


Program Length 750 hours
Average Completion 7 months
Program Tuition $13,184

In addition to standard skin care and makeup application, students in esthetics can learn custom blending makeup, body treatments, waxing, and advanced spa treatments.


Program Length 1,500 hours
Average Completion 13 months
Program Tuition $21,100

Our cosmetology program provides a comprehensive education in hair cutting, hair coloring, chemical processing, and styling. It also includes basic esthetics and nail service skills.

About This School

Accreditation or State Approval

One or more programs offered at this school is accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Accredited programs qualify graduates for applicable state licensing. In addition, accredited schools typically can offer more financial aid options, including federal financial aid. Learn more about accreditation and approval.

Financial Aid

54% of students received financial aid

On average, students received $5,373 in financial aid.

Student Body

Gender Ratio

99% Female, 1% Male

Race / Ethnicity Ratio

17% White, 38% Hispanic / Latino, 12% African American, 4% Asian American, 2% American Indian, 26% Hawaiian / Pacific, 0% Two or More, 0% Unknown

121 students are enrolled in this school

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Page last updated: 04/09/2024

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