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Cosmetology Diploma

The Cosmetology curriculum is designed to provide competency-based knowledge, scientific/artistic principles, and hands-on fundamentals associated with the cosmetology industry. The curriculum provides a simulated salon environment which enables students to develop manipulative skills.

Course work includes instruction in all phases of professional imaging, hair design, chemical processes, skin care, nail care, multi-cultural practices, business/computer principles, product knowledge, and other selected topics.

Graduates should qualify to sit for the State Board of Cosmetic Arts examination. Upon successfully passing the State Board exam, graduates will be issued a license. Employment is available in beauty salons and related businesses.

Cosmetology program completion requires success in both academic course work and salon practice. The successful completion of all coursework and salon practice provides the minimum 1500 hours for eligibility to sit the State Board of Cosmetic Arts examination.


Catalog Program Information
Cosmetology Diploma (D55140)


Cosmetology Program Cost


Cosmetics Arts Physical Requirements


Vivian Easterling, Administrative Assistant
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