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.
Salon Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hours vary by semester.
Manicurist Salon Lab Operating Hours:
Tuesday - Thursday: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Faculty, staff, students, disabled and senior citizens 62 and older receive a 50% discount.
- Ernestine Stephenson
Program Chair, Cosmetology
- Phone: 252-451-8291
- Location: J123