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  Oct 21, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog

Cosmetology Certificate


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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, 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.

Program Outcomes:

Upon completion of Cosmetology certificate, the graduate should be able to:

  • Style hair according to accepted professional standards;
  • Perform manicures and pedicures according to accepted professional standards
  • Provide skin care services according to accepted professional standards
  • Restructure hair using chemical services according to accepted professional standards
  • Provide a safe and sanitized environment

Fall Semester I


Total Credits: 12


Spring Semester I


Total Credits: 14


Summer Semester I


Total Credits: 8


Total credit hours required for certificate: 34


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