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 Common Core English language arts, mathematics, and science is integrated into the curriculum. Students can earn credits for English, math, and science.
College Credit Opportunities:
Students have the potential to earn 3 college credits through an articulation agreement with Bryant & Stratton College. Additional articulation agreements are always being pursued.