The FX Track offers Cinema Makeup School’s full Master Makeup Program and a set of specifically-chosen concept and advanced classes that teach skills to set a budding special effects artist apart from his/her peers. FX Track will grant students a FX Track diploma.

FX Track Schedule

Beauty Makeup$4,525
Airbrush Makeup$1,130
Photographic Hairstyling$965
Digital FX$1,000
Character Makeup$5,090
Prosthetic Makeup$5,510
Special Makeup Effects$5,410
Advanced Lab Techniques$7,300
Creature Maquette Sculpture$1,000


Total with track discount$27,652☨

Advanced Lab classes may be held off-site. Students will be responsible to provide their own transportation.

* * -Total durations are estimates of class days and do not reflect academic breaks or additional days for honors programs.

☨-“Total” includes tuition, lab fees, and materials which break down as follows: $20675 tuition, $4325 lab fee, + $2640 materials fee. Students may also be subject to a $200 registration fee (all non-VA applicants), a $210 I-20 processing fee (all international applicants for an M1 student visa), and potential additional costs for common expendable items like tissues as needed in class, as well as certain optional equipment purchases made through the CMS store.