Careers in the human services cluster involve helping people with a variety of needs, such as counseling and fitness training, community and social service occupations, and many of the personal care and service occupations.
This is the 1,000-hour course required by New York State for eligibility to take the examination to work as a licensed cosmetologist. This program offers instructional and practical experience in both the skills and theories necessary to gain employment in this growing field. The two-year course includes instruction in hair, skin, and nail care, as well as all related services offered in beauty salons. Practical experience is gained by working in a lab setting similar to that of today’s modern salons.
Academics & Certificates:
Academic instruction in NYS Learning Standards in English language arts, mathematics, and science is integrated into the curriculum. Students can earn credits for English, math, and science.
Career & Technical Education Pathways
ARCHITECTURE & CONSTRUCTION
ARTS, AUDIO/VIDEO TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATIONS
BUSINESS MANAGEMENT & ADMINISTRATION
EDUCATION & TRAINING
HOSPITALITY & TOURISM
LAW, PUBLIC SAFETY, CORRECTIONS & SECURITY
TRANSPORTATION, DISTRIBUTION & LOGISTICS