7267: Postsecondary Adult Vocational Certificate (1,200 Clock Hours)
Cosmetology involves the study of the hair, skin and nails for aesthetic reasons. The program provides both theoretical and practical training. Students will practice on mannequins and clients of the Personal Services Institute to develop and refine the skills used in cosmetology. Instruction is given in the fundamental knowledge behind the skills. Upon completion of the Cosmetology program requirements, including 1,200 hours of training and all performance objectives, a certificate will be awarded and graduates are eligible to take the State Licensure Board Examination for cosmetology.
The Cosmetology program is offered as a day program only. It is a three-semester program in which students attend classes from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday; accumulating 7.5 hours/day, 4 days/week for 15 weeks during the fall and spring semesters (450 hours each) and 7.5 hours/day, 4 days/week for 10 weeks in Summer C for 300 hours, for a total of 1,200 clock hours.
1COS 0080 must be taken two times for a total of 180 clock hours.
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