“We are committed to transform student’s weaknesses into strengths for the graduate may stand out in the market place effortlessly, and make more money fast.” VC College’s team.

Welcome!  From the Director

Dear Student,

Welcome to Victory Career College, and thank you for considering our accredited college 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 and Nail Care. 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.

Victory Career College welcomes all persons interested in a massage or beauty career. We are happy to have you visit the Institution at any time. Come in and see our educational facilities, the teaching staff and consider the many advantages for the serious student. We will be pleased to answer all your questions.

With peace and respect, Ms. Karine Fougoux, Director

Mission Statement:

The mission of Victory Career College is to offer in person and distance education training in the Career Arts & Sciences and to prepare our students to pass licensing examinations to secure careers in the marketplace.  

EDUCATIONAL GOALS:

To fulfill our mission, the College has established following goals:

  • Victory Career College will provide high quality instruction using learning management system and portals such as Mindtap and Canvas that encourage students to participate in dynamic, interactive and stimulating online and classroom environment;
  • The College will continually update instructional texts, materials and methodologies, and will evaluate new technologies;
  • The College will provide students with an environment conducive to the development of the essential skills needed for success in Institution, work and life. Emphasis is placed on critical analysis, decision-making skills, self-improvement skills to maintain relevance to real world situations;
  • The College will solicit student feedback regarding program and instructor effectiveness;

Students are taught in high energy fun learning environment be online or on campus. We use conference presentations and videos. Our online platforms are updated daily; our campus equipment is updated regularly. Under these conditions, students acquire hands-on experiences and acquire the knowledge and techniques needed to successfully complete their program of study. Students are encouraged to utilize the resource library, which can supplement their learning experience. Our Institution simulates spa & salon conditions to help our students “learn-by-doing”, with modern equipment and a variety of supplies that help enhance the student’s product knowledge. As in any profession, acquiring and retaining employment requires basic standards.  Students will learn the importance of:

  • Personal Appearance
  • Professional Demeanor
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Ethical Behavior

Our objective is to help the student become “salon and spa-ready” for an entry-level position of employment.

FACILITIES:

Victory Career College offers a campus lifestyle and is conveniently located in the heart of the South Bay within the city limits of Los Angeles, but a Torrance postal address. The Victory Career College is located within a garden setting with trees, fountain, grass and walkable area to relax during breaks. The facility is 5400 sq. ft., is air-conditioned, one story modern facility accessible to all public transportation.  Conveniently, near the 110 and 405 Freeways and serving the entire EAST/WEST and NORTH/ SOUTH cities around Los Angeles. The facility consists of three (3) combined lecture/lab rooms, student clinic, private rooms/area, administrative offices, student resource library, laundry and 2 student lounges (w/ refrigerator, microwave oven).  The college, the building it occupies, and the equipment fully comply with all Federal, State and Local laws, regulations and ordinances. This includes those requirements as to fire safety, building safety and health regulations.   The college receives daily janitorial services. The equipment shall be as follows: Electrical equipment for giving instruction in skin care and electrical facials: 2 facial steamers 1 Red light emitting diode (LED) hand held device, 1”9 in 1” facial machine including the following functions: 1 galvanic machine, 1 micro current machine, 1microdermabrasion machine, 1vacuum and spray machine, 1 high frequency machine, and 1 skin analysis machine – 3 Hot Towel Steamer Ovens -10 Mannequins (with full head of hair) 1 Time clock or time scanner- 5 Shampoo bowls-6 Dryers-5 Facial chairs or facial couches – 6 Manicure stations – 3 Thermal Hair Straighteners – 3 Non-electric combs – 1 Stove (for non-electric combs) – 1 Electric curling iron– 3 Non-electric curling irons (at least two sizes) –1 Stove (for non-electric curling irons) –15 Hairstyling or barber chairs – 8 Massage Tables -4 Massage Chairs-8 Exercises Mats- 1 Exercise Stretch ball. From time to time, we provide ancillary equipment when needed and repair equipment when needed within 30 days. At least one book used in the institution and approved by the NIC shall be available for the use of students in the school – 1 list of the text and reference books approved by the NIC. Victory Career College is surrounded by restaurants, busy nightlife, free summer concerts, two shopping malls located 15 minutes away. Come visit the most beautiful beaches (Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach, Manhattan Beach, El Segundo, San Pedro, and Long Beach). Prospective enrollees are encouraged to visit the physical facilities of the Institution and to discuss personal, educational and occupational plans with Institution personnel prior to enrolling or signing enrollment agreements.

VC College faculty and staff are available to advise students on academic problems and, if necessary, to provide referral to special counseling services when deemed appropriate.  All efforts will be made to provide a supportive environment to assist each student in maintaining his/her academic progress to successfully complete the program. Our college does not offer private tutoring.

HOUSING:

Victory Career College is not responsible for housing. Our College does not offer any type of housing or housing assistance. Our College does not offer any type of housing. VC College does not have any dormitory facilities under its control but may assist with information pertaining to local temporary housing. In the city of Torrance, one (1) bedroom shared apartment close to the institution is approximately $995.00 to $1,400.00 per a month according to www.rent.com.

Approval Disclosure Statement:

Victory Career College was granted institutional approval by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education, pursuant to California Education Code Section 94915. The Bureau’s approval means that the institution and its operation comply with the minimum standards established under the law for occupational instruction by private postsecondary educational institutions but does not imply any endorsement or recommendation by the State or by the Bureau.  Institutional approval must be renewed every five years and is subject to continuing review.  Approved courses

MASSAGE THERAPY 500 CLOCK HOURS

MASSAGE THERAPY COURSE 720 CLOCK HOURS

COSMETOLOGY CROSS-OVER COURSE FOR BARBER- 300 CLOCK HOURS

BARBER CROSS-OVER COURSE FOR COSMETOLOGIST-200 CLOCK HOURS

BARBERING 1500 CLOCK HOURS

 BARBERING 1500 CLOCK HOURS DE

COSMETOLOGY – 1600 CLOCK HOURS

COSMETOLOGY – 1600 CLOCK HOURS DE

SKIN CARE – 600 CLOCK HOURS

SKIN CARE – 600 CLOCK HOURS DE

NAIL CARE – 600 CLOCK HOUR

NAIL CARE – 600 CLOCK HOUR DE

The following state Bureau, Board and Council set minimum standards for our programs in accordance with Education Code Section 94316.12:

BUREAU FOR PRIVATE POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION (BPPE) Institution code 44298610

BOARD OF BARBERING AND COSMETOLOGY (BBC) Institution code 14006

CALIFORNIA MASSAGE THERAPY COUNCIL (CAMTC) Institution code 067

Any questions a student may have regarding this catalog that have not been satisfactory answered by the institution may be directed to the bureau for postsecondary at 2535 Capitol Oaks drive suite 400 Sacramento CA 95833 www.bppe.ca.gov or call (916) 431-6959 or ( 888) 370-7589 Fax ( 916)263-1897

Programs and Accreditations

ACCREDITATION:

This institution is ACCREDITED with the NATIONAL ACCREDITING COMMISSION OF CAREER ARTS & SCIENCES (NACCAS), an agency recognized by the United States Department of Education. Institution Code 01-4401-00

3015 Colvin Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 TEL (703) 600-7600      www.naccas.org UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION: This institution is eligible to apply for participation in the following programs authorized under the Higher Education Act offer Federal Financial Aid, to qualified students who may apply for and receive financial assistance for tuition and other costs.  Institution Code 042733

CIP 51.3501 MASSAGE THERAPY COURSE 720 CLOCK HOURS

CIP 12.0401 COSMETOLOGY – 1600 CLOCK HOURS

CIP 12.0402 BARBERING 1500 CLOCK HOURS

CIP 12.0409 SKIN CARE – 600 CLOCK HOURS

CIP 12.0410 NAIL CARE – 600 CLOCK HOURS

 

Federal Student Financial Aid Programs: (ALL AS OF 1/4/2018)

Federal Pell Grants

Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loans

Federal Direct Subsidized Loans

Federal Direct PLUS Loans

 

FINANCIAL STATEMENT:

Victory Career College does not have any pending Bankruptcy petitions.  It is not operating as a debtor in possession.  VC College has never filed for bankruptcy nor has had a petition in bankruptcy filed against it that resulted in reorganization under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code (11 U.S.C. Sec. 1101 et seq.).

 Our objective is to help the student become “salon and spa-ready” for an entry-level position of employment.                                                                                                                                                                         

About us and our objective is to help the student become “salon and spa-ready” for an entry-level position of employment. About us :

1. We are self-confident learners. We set goals, monitor our progress, and strategically work to achieve our goals.

2. We value challenges and obstacles as opportunities to learn and grow.

3. We communicate. We share thoughts, questions, ideas, and solutions.

4. We collaborate. We work together to reach a goal – putting talent, expertise, and smarts to work.

5. We are critical thinkers. We look at problems in new ways, linking learning across subjects and disciplines.

6. We are creative. We show innovation and invention by trying new approaches to get things done.

7. We use technology as a tool to research, organize, evaluate, and communicate information.

8. We are mindfully aware. We are aware of our thoughts and actions and their impact personally, locally, and globally.

9. We value empathy and optimism.

10. We express gratitude

That was our About Us page, we hope you enjoyed it and like nature we are forever changing and improving!