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Cosmetology Brochure

CAREER OPTIONS

Hairdresser, Hairstylist, Cosmetologist, Skincare Specialist, Barber, Manicurist/Pedicurist, Shampooer, Salon Manager

PAY POTENTIAL

Median wages (2016) $11.66 hourly, $24,260 annual Projected growth (2014-2024) Faster than average (9% to 13%) Faster than average (9% to 13%) *Source: O-Net

SERVICES AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC IN OUR ON-SITE SALON (Currently Unavailable Due To COVID Pandemic - Watch this space for information when public services are again available.)

Cosmetology Student

Learn techniques to provide precision haircuts, perms, chemical relaxing, braiding, manicures, pedicures, facials, and various hair coloring techniques.

Earn 1,250 hours and become eligible for Pennsylvania state licensure. *(Must attend program for 3 years and maintain good attendance to be eligible for state testing.)

Courses of Study

  • Make-Up Techniques

  • Cutting, Hair Designing, and Braiding

  • Perming and Straightening

  • Coloring

  • Manicuring/Pedicuring

Industry Certifications

Pennsylvania State Board of Cosmetology License

Class Requirements

Students are responsible for:

  • Protective shoes

  • Uniform

  • Student kit

  • Books