Cosmetology - Courses

1500 HOURS – 44 WEEKS DAYTIME; 64 WEEKS EVE/WEEKEND Description The primary purpose of the Cosmetology Course is to train the student in the basic manipulative skills, safety judgments, proper work habits, and desirable attitudes necessary to pass the State Board examination and for competency in job entry-level positions in Cosmetology or related career field.


Upon completion of the course requirements, the determined graduate will be able to:

  • Project a positive attitude and a sense of personal integrity and self-confidence.
  • Practice proper grooming and effective communications skills and visual poise.
  • Understand employer-employee relationships and respect the need to deliver worthy service for value received.
  • Perform the basic manipulative skills including hair styling, shaping, bleaching, tinting, chemical reformation, scalp/hair conditioning, facials, manicures, pedicures and nail extensions.
  • Perform the basic analytical skills to determine proper makeup, hairstyle, and color application for the client’s best overall look.
  • Apply the theory, technical information and related matter to assure sound judgments, decisions, and procedures

To ensure continued career success, the graduate will continue to learn new and current information related to techniques, trends, fashions, and methods for career development in cosmetology and related fields.

Training Segment
Lecture Hours
Clinic Hours
Total Hours
Classroom Introduction 75 0 75
Bacteriology, Decontamination & Infection Control 25 50 75
Shampoos, Rinses, Scalp Treatments 25 50 75
Hairstyling 25 125 150
Haircutting 25 175 200
Color, Bleaching 40 85 125
Chemical Rearranging 40 160 200
Manicuring, Pedicuring, Nail Extensions 50 125 175
Facials 50 125 175
Salon Business & Retail Sales 25 25 50
Review & Practice 75 125 200
Total 1500