Cosmetology A55140

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.

Number of credit hours required for this program: 64

General Education Requirements

ENGLISH

Take 3 credits from ENG-111.

ENGLISH/COMMUNICATIONS

Take 3 credits from ENG-112 ENG-113 ENG-114 COM-231.

PSYCHOLOGY

Take 3 credits from PSY-118 PSY-150.

MATHEMATICS

Take 3 credits from MAT-110.

Major Requirements

Required Courses

Take 34 credits from COS-111 COS-112 COS-113 COS-114 COS-115 COS-116 COS-117.

Other Major Requirements

Other Required Courses

Take 12 credits from COS-118 COS-224 COS-240 COS-250.

Computer

Take 2 credits from CIS-110 CIS-111.

Student Success

Take 1 credits from ACA-111 ACA-118 ACA-122.