What does it mean to be approved?

In New York State, the Education Department is responsible for education at all levels. It is in charge of education, licensing, and discipline of licensed professionals. The Department of State, along with the Department of Education, sets standards of registration for schools across New York State.

NYIE is registered with the NYS Department of State. Our program complies with all regulations set forth in the Esthetics Handbook of the NYS Department of State.

The Esthetics Program

What is Esthetics?

The practice of the profession of esthetics is defined as services that enhance the appearance of the face, neck, arms, legs and shoulders using compounds or procedures. Compounds or procedures include makeup, depilatories, tonics, lotions, waxes, sanding and tweezing. These procedures and/or compounds can be performed and/or applied manually, mechanically, chemically or electrically.

Veterans Benefits

NYIE is approved for the training of veterans, and other eligible persons by the NYS Division of Veterans Affairs. If the prospective student is a veteran, active National Guard or Reservist, or is the spouse or child of a deceased or 100% disabled veteran, they may qualify for benefits.

Please contact the Financial Aid Office at NYIE to review your situation and obtain the forms you need to apply for benefits.

GI BillĀ® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by the VA is available at the official U.S. government website at: