Students enrolled in this program receive 1,500 hours of training during the two-year program in areas such as hair cutting, coloring, perming, facials, facial makeup, bacteriology, nails and nail disorders, chemistry, personal grooming, and many more areas. Training follows the state-mandated curriculum with the goal of students earning their cosmetology license upon successful completion of the State Board exam. The program has its own calendar with similar start and end dates as other Impact administered programs. In order to reach the required hours, training is available on Monday evenings and some Saturdays through-out the year.
Students may enroll in the Cosmetology program for two years, beginning in their junior year. No prerequisites are required for this program. Six to twelve high school credits may be earned by participating in the class.
Students enrolled in Cosmetology are eligible for the following dual credits over the course of their two years of instruction. Students must pass a required college readiness exam in year 1 in order to be eligible for dual credits.
1st Year Students
COSM100 Cosmetology I (MUST pass Accuplacer) - 7 credits
COSM150 Cosmetology II (COSM100 with grade of C or better) - 7 credits
2nd Year Students
COSM200 Cosmetology III (COSM150 with grade of C or better) - 7 credits
COSM250 Cosmetology IV (CSOM200 with grade of C or better) - 7 credits
Students need to contact their Guidance Counselor for an application. Enrollment for first year students is through an application process conducted by the Cosmetology Instructors.
Students will be responsible for a one-time fee to purchase a cosmetology kit. Full payment is due no later than the first day of class.
First year Cosmetology Kits and Uniforms $525
Second year Uniforms $42