Fresno Trade Schools

Milan Institute

The Milan Institute offers comprehensive programs designed to equip students with the skills needed to excel in the beauty and healthcare industries.

The Advanced Cosmetology program provides technical and practical training in skincare, haircare, and nail procedures, preparing students for the State Board examination in as little as 44 weeks.

Advanced Esthetician, Barbering, Esthetician, and Manicurist programs provide foundational skills for entry-level positions while also offering advanced education in cutting-edge treatments to stay competitive in the skincare profession.

The Massage Therapy program prepares students to become professional massage therapists, combining Eastern, Western, and ancient modalities with the latest techniques. Practical training includes an internship in Milan Institute’s student massage spa.

In the Medical Assisting program, students learn essential skills to function competently in entry-level positions. The curriculum includes hands-on training and an externship in a medical facility for real-world experience. Graduates are prepared to assist doctors, perform routine tasks, and ensure smooth operation of medical offices.

  • 255 West Bullard Avenue Fresno, CA 93704
  • Business, Computer and Information Technology, Cosmetology and Barbering, Healthcare and Nursing, HVAC and Building Services, Wellness

Oak Brook College of Law
Oak Brook College of Law is an online institution based in Fresno, California. Students can enroll in a Juris doctorate program or attend courses to become a certified paralegal.

  • 7650 North Palm Avenue, Suite 101B Fresno, CA 93711
  • Criminal Justice and Law

Paul Mitchell Schools

Paul Mitchell Schools offer education and training programs in various areas of cosmetology, including hair styling, esthetics, barbering, and nail technology.

The curriculum at Paul Mitchell Schools focuses on providing students with hands-on experience and practical skills, alongside theoretical knowledge. Students learn cutting-edge techniques in hair cutting, coloring, and styling, as well as skincare, makeup application, and nail care.

Paul Mitchell Schools are known for their modern facilities, experienced instructors, and emphasis on creativity and innovation in the beauty industry. Graduates of these schools often go on to pursue successful careers as hairstylists, estheticians, makeup artists, and other beauty professionals.

  • 5091 N Fresno St #104 Fresno, CA 93710
  • Cosmetology and Barbering

San Joaquin Valley College

At SJVC’s Fresno campus, prospective students can explore various career paths through hands-on training in programs like Clinical Medical Assisting, Dental Assisting, Pharmacy Technology, Veterinary Assistant, Medical Office Administration, Surgical Technology, and Business Office Administration. These programs offer a blend of classroom instruction and practical experience, enabling students to enter the workforce with confidence.

The Clinical Medical Assisting program equips students with the skills needed for roles in healthcare settings, while the Dental Assisting program focuses on dental procedures and patient care. Pharmacy Technology students learn about pharmaceutical practices and regulations, and Veterinary Assistant students gain knowledge in animal care and laboratory procedures. Medical Office Administration covers administrative tasks in medical settings, and Surgical Technology teaches students how to assist during surgical procedures. The Business Office Administration program provides skills relevant to office management and administration.

SJVC Fresno’s flexible class schedules and manageable class sizes ensure personalized attention and accommodate students’ busy lives. The campus is conveniently located near major transportation routes, making it easily accessible for students from neighboring communities. Additionally, SJVC Fresno fosters a supportive and engaging student life, with opportunities for community involvement and enrichment activities.

  • 295 E Sierra Ave. Fresno, CA 93710
  • 4985 E Andersen Ave. Fresno, CA 93727
  • Business, Communications and Media, Computer and Information Technology, Criminal Justice and Law, Graphics, Design, and Arts

UEI College

UEI College’s Fresno campus offers vocational training programs designed to propel students toward their career goals. Accredited by ACCSC, our programs provide a blend of classroom and hands-on training, ensuring students are well-prepared for their chosen professions.

The Criminal Justice program, completed in as few as 10 months, prepares students for careers in security, private investigating, emergency dispatching, and more.

In the Dental Assistant program, students gain the skills needed for entry-level positions in dental offices, completing the program in just 10 months.

The HVAC program prepares students for EPA Section 608 Certification and Universal R-410A Safety Training & Certification, providing online classes and hands-on lab training with experienced instructors.

The Medical Assistant program combines classroom, online, and clinical training, preparing students for entry-level positions in healthcare in as little as 10 months.

Pharmacy Technician students learn pharmaceutical care fundamentals and pharmacy technology in a simulated real-world environment, mastering pharmaceutical calculations and drug dispensing in appropriate doses.

  • 3602 N. Blackstone Ave., Ste 0268 Fresno, CA 93726
  • Automotive, Business, Criminal Justice and Law, Healthcare and Nursing, HVAC and Building Services

Institute of Technology

IOT Clovis offers specialized programs tailored to prepare students for high-demand careers sought after by employers in various industries.

The programs include Nursing, Medical Assisting, Medical Billing and Office Administration, Physical Therapist Assistant, Culinary Arts Diploma, and Technical Programs such as Welding, IMAT technician, and HVAC technician.

The Vocational Nursing Program equips students for entry-level positions in healthcare settings and eligibility for the state NCLEX-PN licensure exam.

Professional Medical Assistant training readies students for roles in the medical field, qualifying them for CMA and RMA certification.

The Medical Billing & Office Administrator program provides skills for success in healthcare administration.

The Physical Therapist Assistant program trains students to aid patients in physical therapy.

The Culinary Arts Diploma program offers real-world training in just 40 weeks.

Technical programs like HVAC, Industrial Maintenance and Automated Technology, and Welding provide hands-on training and industry-standard certifications.

Barbering and Cosmetology programs at the Academy of Hair Design prepare students for careers in hair and beauty industries.

  • 564 W. Herndon Ave. Clovis, CA 93612
  • Business, Cosmetology and Barbering, Criminal Justice and Law, Culinary Arts and Restaurant Management, Healthcare and Nursing, HVAC and Building Services, Wellness

National Holistic Institute

With a legacy of over 40 years in massage therapy education, the institute offers comprehensive programs tailored for successful and flexible careers.

The Massage Therapy Training Program instills proficiency in modalities such as Swedish, Shiatsu, Deep Tissue, and Myofascial Therapy. Students gain practical experience under experienced instructors’ supervision at our massage clinics, complemented by business and science classes.

For career advancement, the Advanced Neuromuscular Therapy Program focuses on Neuromuscular Massage Therapy. Designed for individuals with prior massage therapy training or graduates of the Massage Therapy Training Program, the Advanced 450-Hour NMT Program enables students to evaluate and address myofascial pain or dysfunction effectively. Graduates are prepared to work as massage therapists in various professional settings.

  • 564 W. Herndon Avenue Clovis, CA 93612
  • Wellness