Karine Fougoux College Director


Dear Student, Welcome to Victory Career College, a fully accredited college, and thank you for selecting us to assist you in obtaining your desired training. Our goal is to provide you with every opportunity for a successful future in the massage, spa, and salon and/or beauty industry. At Victory Career College, we offer training in Massage Therapy, Cosmetology, Barbering, Skin Care (Esthetics) and Manicuring. We place emphasis on how to be successful in the marketplace and how to create the lifestyle that you desire. This means hard work, dedication, and practice on your part. My goal is to help students discover their abilities and to transform their lives through these discoveries. More importantly, your future success will depend on the effort you are willing to apply during the entire course of study. We will be pleased to answer all of your questions.   With peace and respect, Ms. Karine Fougoux (Director)



Meeting of Advisory Professionals

Meeting of Advisory Professionals




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Karine Fougoux – CMT has worked in the industry since 1997. She is the founder/ owner of Victory Career College. Her passion is to look at the body with the intention for repair and to bring it to is optimum state of well being. She loves to see her students grow and become successful professionals.

Baylis Beard is certified by CAMTC and brings to the classroom decades of experience in dance, movement, and body analysis combined with excellent training in massage therapy. Baylis has worked in clinical setting and with victims of trauma. She is ecstatic to be substitute teacher at Victory and to share her passion for therapeutic touch.

David Tran Victory's Massage InstructorDavid Tran is certified by CAMTC and has many years as a massage therapist and as an accomplished teacher, he is certified teacher instructor by Milady. He is well trained in Meditation, Chinese medicine, deep tissue and he brings his passion to class every day! Come and learn from Mr. David.

 This page is often in progress… feel free to open the catalog to see our staff and faculty updated list. Thank you.

            Mr. Prentice Walton is our cosmetology Instructor

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Mr.P has worked in this industry for many decades and has received a lot of prices for his students during the competitions he lead. He worked for famous schools such as Susane’ Beauty College and famous Flavio’s in Torrance, and led the schools to success along side the owners. He works in a salon daily and comes to assist our lucky students at night. He enjoyed seeing passionate students at  work and see them to licensure! He was himself trained by the best instructors and is sharing his magic to success with the students at Victory Career College.

             Marilyn Obispo is our Cosmetology Instructor


She is an experienced teacher of more than 10 years She has worked in barbershop and in salons, she can style men and women haircut and colors.  She has taught at Paul Mitchell and Marinello School of Beauty. She is teaching the night classes here at Victory and is wanting to share her knowledge and teach her skills to the nail and skin care students as well. Marilyn is dedicated to her students’ and love quality work. She has many certification and is presently going thru the Dermalogica certification as an expert.

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Tina Leigh is a Cosmetologist Instructor and a Skin Care instructor. Miss Tina has 30 years experience in the beauty and entertainment industry. She hold both licenses and has credentials in Teaching.

Miss. Tina has helped 1,200 new licensees pass the state exam. Come meet our super star!


Joshua Oh

Mr. Joshua is our barber teacher. Graduated in clinical psychology, barbering, and instructor for the United States Army, he went from being a veteran specialist to sharing his passion for teaching and barbering to our students! Come meet our super star!


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Mr. Gabriel Torres is our Barbering Substitute Instructor

Hello, my name is Mr.Gabe Torres,  I have been licensed as a barber for many years. I have been a barber shop owner for 14 years and love it! it puts food on the table and I have a wonderful family; My newest goals at Victory Career College is to share my knowledge with my new students as well as motivate them to be the best barber they can be. I instruct students who will apply for the State Board and I teach advanced techniques as well.  I opened my Barber Shop 14 years ago named Precise Barbershop in Long Beach! I work with and help develop many barbers’ careers,  and together we offer free cut to homeless in the parks. I thrive to give back to the community, and to learn new skills and new trends every day.I can help my student develop strong professional ethics.


Linda Lamb Cosmetologist


Linda Lamb, is our skin care and cosmetology instructor at victory career college, she is  licensed cosmetologist and she has worked for 35 yrs and have been an eductor for 25yrs, teaching in the field of cosmetology and skin care technician in both English and Spanish. She has experience of international beauty shows competitions. She worked as a consultant for  Helga Van Dyke Skin Care and loves all aspect of the beauty industry. Her goal is to continue to teach , and help future and current students at VCC become successful estheticians, cosmetologists, and manicurists.