Cosmetology student works during class.The Cosmetology Program is a 1,600 hour program leading to a Certificate of Achievement, while preparing you to take a State Board test to become a licensed cosmetologist. Courses are hands-on, giving you the practical training you need to succeed in the workforce.

The Cosmetology Certificate of Achievement will prepare you to seek employment as a cosmetologist at a beauty salon. If you are already a licensed cosmetologist, you can pursue our Instructional Techniques in Cosmetology certificate, which prepares you to become a cosmetology instructor. 


Programs and Degrees


Certificates of Achievement

Our Certificates of Achievement give you the knowledge and training you need to enter a specialized career or enhance your skills for advancement in your job. Coursework completed while earning a Certificate can also be applied to an Associate Degree to further increase your employability.

Associate of Science Degree

An AS Degree prepares you with the unique skills needed to enter a specialized career field. Earned in conjunction with a Certificate of Achievement, it will open up further opportunities for career advancement.

When earning an AS degree in Cosmetology, you will choose one of the above Certificate of Achievements as your major. In addition to the Certificate Requirements, you will need to complete the general education requirements for an AS degree


Courses


Cosmetology courses can be taken individually or as part of a planned program leading to one of our degrees or certificates. Use the links below to see full course descriptions and our current offerings.