Cosmetology

OBJECTIVE       

To prepare students for the Florida State Board of Cosmetology Examination to become a licensed Cosmetologist. CLOCK HOURS:  1,200

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION                     

The Cosmetology program will prepare you to have knowledge of all facets in the beauty industry. Cosmetology is a dynamic career choice; fun, exciting and always changing. Cosmetology students are trained to become proficient in hair, makeup, skin and nails. Students work on practical assignments using mannequins and classmates while learning basic fundamentals. A gradual progression then proceeds to the customer, where services are conducted under the supervision of a licensed instructor. The curriculum is varied and comprehensive. You will be able to create various looks for special occasions such as runway fashion, weddings, special hair effects, up-dos, and many more. As a licensed Cosmetologist you will have the opportunity to work in salons, barbershops and spas within the area that best expresses your talent. If you feel you have an artistic flair and enjoy working with people, our Cosmetology program could be the right career path for you! The possibilities and opportunities are endless.

PROGRAM OUTLINE    

CO100 SHAMPOOS AND RINSES
(50 Hours/50 Services)

CO101 HAIR STYLING
(275 Hours/300 Services)

CO102 HAIR SHAPING
(200 Hours/75 Services)

 CO103 CHEMICAL WAVING, RELAXING AND STRAIGHTENING
(150 Hours/65 Services)

CO104 HAIR COLORING
(150 Hours/45 Services)

CO105 SKIN, FACIAL, MAKEUP AND HAIR REMOVAL
(165 Hours/30 Services)

CO106 MANICURE/PEDICURE AND NAIL EXTENSIONS
(75 Hours/80 Services)

CO107 SANITATION AND STERILIZATION
(51 Hours/60 Services)

CO108 SCALP TREATMENT AND HAIR CARE RINSES 
(30 Hours/45 Services)

CO109 SALON BUSINESS
(25 Hours)

CO110 FLORIDA LAWS 
(25 Hours)

CO111 HIV /AIDS 
(4 Hours)

All hours and services are those required by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation (DBPR).  

Note: All programs are taught in a cycle. Students are able to start at any point of the cycle and still fulfill all program requirements.

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT

The Higher Education Act of 1965 requires proprietary and vocational colleges to provide an eligible program of training to prepare students for Gainful Employment. Below you will find information for related occupations listed for Cosmetology. The web link will provide information for tasks, knowledge, skills, abilities, work activities, work context, job zone, education, interests, work styles, work values, related occupations, wages and employment trends, other sources and additional information. Also included is the on-time graduation rate, tuition, fees, room and board, books and supplies, job placement, and median loan debt incurred.

CIP Code:  12.0401
CIP Description:  Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Cosmetology includes occupations such as Hairdressers, Hairstylists and Cosmetologists, Vocational and Postsecondary Education Teachers, First-Line Supervisor/Managers of Personal Service Workers and Shampooers.

SOC Code:  39-5012
SOC Description:  Hairdressers, Hairstylists and Cosmetologists http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/39-5012.00

SOC Code:  25-1194
SOC Description:  Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/25-1194.00

SOC Code:  39-1021
SOC Description:  First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service Worker
http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/39-1021.00

SOC Code:  39-5093
SOC Description:  Shampoo
http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/39-5093.00

Cost of Attendance for the entire program: 

Tuition

$ 13,917.12

Fees

$ 100.00

Books and Supplies

$ 1,537.30

Total

$ 15,554.42

 

Room and Board*

$ 12,324.00

Total with Room and Board

$ 27,878.42

*Room and Board is not a charge by the school, it is only an estimate of your living expenses during school.

Overall Placement Rate: 98%
On-time Graduation Rate: 60.47%

Note:  The placement rate was calculated using the accrediting agency formula.

Students borrowing for the Cosmetology program have a median loan total indebtedness of $9,500.00 after graduation. The median loan amount borrowed is $3,500.00 for Subsidized Loans and an estimated monthly repayment amount of $40.28 for 10 years with a 6.8% interest rate (effective July 1, 2012). The median loan amount borrowed for Unsubsidized Loans is $6,000.00 and an estimated monthly repayment amount of $69.05 for 10 years with a 6.8% interest rate (effective July 1, 2008). To calculate your monthly repayment amount for your total student loan borrowed you can access www.finaid.org/calculators.

Median Loan Debt for Private Educational Loans after graduation:  N/A

Median Loan Debt for Institutional Loan debt after graduation:  N/A

For more detailed information about our programs, please visit our on-line school catalog.