Cosmetology

Inspiring great looks -- head to toe!

Creating beauty with passion! Experience a full-service, interactive salon environment. Use creativity to provide a wide range of hair, nail, and skincare services. Work with a professional cosmetologist using advanced techniques.

You Can Be . . .

  • Beauty Business Consultant
  • Editorial/Advertising Stylist
  • Fashion Show Stylist
  • Hair Stylist
  • Haircolor Specialist 
  • Platform Artist
  • Stylist for Film & Theater

Learn about these occupations and more at O-Net

Career Focus

Prepared for state board licensing exam, immediate employment, and further education.

What You . . .

College Credits

Satisfactory completion of this program earns you college credits. See details on our College Partners page.

Certification

After graduation, students are eligible and prepared to take licensing exams for the following:

  • Cosmetology Operator License
  • Esthetician License
  • Nail Technology License

Prospective Students

You should possess creative and artistic aptitude; enjoy working with people, physical stamina, flexibility, and patience.

The Cosmetology program provides each student with the knowledge and skills required to become a licensed cosmetologist.  The curriculum includes specialized classroom training in:

  • Hair cutting, setting, and styling techniques
  • Haircoloring and permanent waving
  • Skin care, facials, and make-up techniques
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Salon management