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Cosmetology, O.C.

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Banner Code: COSM

Occupational Certificate

(1,200 clock hours) (40 occupational credits)

The certificate in Cosmetology is designed to provide the training to acquire skills and knowledge necessary to become a licensed cosmetologist.

New classes begin each January and August.

This program is based on clock-hour attendance. A student must complete the minimum specified hours to receive his or her certificate. Seating is limited and students are accepted on a first come, first serve basis. To be eligible for this program a student must:

  • be at least 16 years old and either a high school graduate or have a GED certificate, or be a nonhigh school graduate who has been out of high school at least six months,
  • take the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) and score a minimum of 8.0 in language and math and 9.0 for reading by the end of the program,
  • complete the required data for the State Board of Cosmetology, and
  • meet with an advisor from the Cosmetology Dept. for advising.

Transfer students will be tested in each cosmetology area and evaluation credit will be awarded accordingly. Students must make a C or better to continue to the next course in the program.

Required courses in program:

Required Courses: 1200 clock hours, 40 occupational credits

Cosmetology Total: 1200 clock hours, 40 occupational credits

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