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Welcome to GLOW College’s Cloud Campus. Meeting your education goals has never been easier. With our advanced Online Learning platform, Students are able to complete theory and practical lessons, assignments and challenges from the comfort of their home. Choose to learn on Campus or completely Online. Our self paced Online Courses are designed to give Students control over their learning schedule. With online theory lessons, in combination with step by step demonstration videos, you are closer to earning a College Certificate than you may have realized. Choose to learn completely online or a Hybrid experience with Online theories and In Person practicals at one of our 4 Ontario Campuses. No matter which learning method you choose, we are thrilled with your decision to upskill with us!

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Krishna P

Advanced Nail Technology Student

“The online learning system at GLOW College is great. It’s really neat how we can complete the lessons online. Really easy to understand and complete the different modules of my program.”

Frequently Asked Questions

Course information including descriptions, outlines and payment options can be found by clicking on the individual Course pages above. However below is a look at some frequently asked questions that may help you. If you don't see answers to your questions, please contact our Admissions team for help!

  • Should I choose a College or Beauty School or Academy?

    We highly recommend choosing a College, as they are registered and approved by the government. Beauty Schools and most Academy’s are operating individually and more than likely do not have Approved and recognized programs. We highly recommend you choose a school listed by the Beauty Council of Eastern Canada by visiting their WEBSITE. (

  • Is the Certificate or Diploma recognized?

    An Education credential, whether Certificate or Diploma is only Government and Industry employer recognized if issued by an Approved College or University. Choosing a valid school is tricky as sometimes it’s not clear which school is approved in your Province. We recommend reviewing the list of Approved Beauty Schools as listed on the Beauty Council of Eastern Canada’s WEBSITE. (

  • What is the difference between a Certificate and a Diploma?

    A Diploma program is a combination of modules that help you build skills and knowledge that collectively lead you to earning an official credential for a specific Vocation (Career Title) of choice, such as Esthetician, Makeup Artist or Nail Technician. Such Vocational programs are required to be approved by the Government and is considered higher education therefore can only be available at Approved Colleges and Universities. A Certificate in comparison to a Diploma program is received upon completing a set of theoretical and practical lessons pertaining to a single skill, such as Manicures, Facials, or Airbrush Makeup. Certificates are widely available in the Industry, however Professionals should seek to complete Certification from an Approved College for full validation prior to adding on private workshop Certificates for learning additional techniques, for example from their favourite brand or Influencer.

  • Where is the Certificate or Diploma valid?

    GLOW College Certificates and Diplomas are recognized in the Beauty Industry in Ontario as well as around the World. For the United States and other provinces and parts of the world, while our Credentials are Industry recognized, we always recommend checking your local Ministry for additional examinations and requirements according to their specific government requirements. GLOW College is proudly one of the few worldwide recognized Beauty and Fashion Colleges.

  • What will I receive after completing a Course?

    Upon successfully completing a Certificate Course, you will receive a printable digital Certificate. This allows you to save it and print it as needed without the worry of losing it! Upon successfully completing a Diploma program, you will receive a physical copy of an Ontario College Diploma.