John Casablancas Institute

Key majors offered
Body Spa Esthetics
Body Spa Esthetics Co-Op
Core Fashion Design
Core Fashion Design Co-Op
Fashion And Beauty Makeup
Fashion And Beauty Makeup Co-Op
Fashion Business And Creative Arts
Fashion Business And Creative Arts Co-Op
Hair Art Design
Hair Art Design Co-Op
Makeup Artistry
Makeup Artistry Co-Op
Housing Location Type Offers Scholarships Student Population Offers CLA
Available for Undergraduate Urban Yes 350 (Total) Yes
Degrees Offered Public/Private Student Body Student Population
Diploma Private Co-educational 50 (International)

Yearly Costs / ELS Level

Living Expenses
Degree Tuition Fees Housing ** Meals OtherExpenses I 20/Visa ELS
Diploma $$$ $ $$$ 109
Housing cost may include meals and other expenses to equal Living Expenses


JCI is widely recognized as the industry leader in providing job-ready training and has been setting the standard for artistry and innovation for nearly 40 years. Established in Vancouver since 1978, JCI continues to stand behind top professionals in the areas of Fashion, Makeup, Hair and Esthetics (Spa). With noteworthy careers as award-winning makeup artists, international fashion stylists, skilled spa technicians and cutting-edge hairstylists, graduates of JCI continue to shine. Our faculty is comprised of leading industry professionals and guest instructors from various aspects in their respective fields. Our instructors and graduates continue to win awards and gain recognition for their work and contributions to their industries. Just 1 block down from Vancouver’s Waterfront Station in the trendy district of Gastown, JCI sits surrounded by cafes, design studios, art galleries and photographers’ studios – the perfect place for students to absorb creativity and find constant inspiration.


Housing not available on campus. However, several off campus housing types are available and JCI can refer students to find accommodations that suit their needs such as Homestays, shared Houses, Basement suites or various apartments for rent in Vancouver. Homestays may provide meals at a higher cost. Meals not included in Shared Houses and Basement suites costs.

Student life

JCI has earned its internationally renowned reputation by taking a personalized approach to education. Throughout each program of study, creativity and passion are celebrated to ensure that every student maximizes their potential and reaches their goals. Our small class sizes also reflect our commitment to quality education and fostering individual growth. JCI not only focuses on providing the most cutting-edge and relevant training available, but it also takes your postgraduate success to heart. Program Directors and Industry Liaisons are on staff to assist your transition from initial concept to securing your dream job. Our local and international connections give you unparalleled access to makeup, fashion, hair, and spa opportunities, and we fully recognize that our reputation is defined by our graduates’ success. We’re searching for students that share our vision, and will bring their unique style, commitment, and drive to the table.