CIP 12.0401

Cosmetology is a three-year program designed to train students to learn a variety of services related to the care and beautification of the hair, skin, and nails.  Instruction includes training in shampooing, haircuts, manicures, rinses and scalp treatments, hair styling, hair coloring, permanent waving, hair pressing and chemical hair relaxing, hair braiding and weaving, and facials and massaging.   Students are also taught salesmanship, trade mathematics, bacteriology, anatomy, hygiene, sanitation, and preparation for State Board Licensing examination upon graduation.

Certifications Offered:



Career Possibilities:


Salon Owner

Beauty School Supervisor

Hair Stylist

Salon Manager

Vocational Instructor

Beauty School Instructor

State Board Inspector

Men's Hair Stylist

Sculpture Nail Technician

Skin Care/Make-Up Technician

Units of Instruction:


Hair Styling

Personal Preparation

Permanent Waving

Scalp Treatment

Hair Coloring


Hair Pressing

Facial Massage

Hair Cutting

Cosmetology Theory

Chemical Hair Relaxing


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