Cosmetology

Is COSMETOLOGY for you?

WOULD YOU LIKE TO . . .

  • Experience a full-service interactive salon environment providing hair, nail, and skin care services?
  • Explore the strategies necessary to manage or own a salon or spa?
  • Earn an Ohio State Board of Cosmetology License?Cosmetology Icon

IN THIS LAB YOU WILL NEED:

  • Communication skills
  • Willingness to serve others
  • Strong work ethic
  • Good attendance

IN COSMETOLOGY YOU WILL EARN CERTIFICATION IN:

  • Tanning Certification
  • Ohio State Board of Cosmetology License  (Requires passing the state exam administered in the spring of your senior year)

SKILLS TAUGHT IN COSMETOLOGY:

  • Styling Techniques
  • Hair Cutting/Coloring
  • Chemical Textures/Relaxers
  • Facial & Makeup
  • Waxing
  • Wig Care
  • Scalp Treatment
  • Manicure/Pedicure/Artificial Nails/Gel Nails
  • Retail Sales/Salon Management
  • Reception/Dispensing/Consultation
  • State Cosmetology License

TYPICAL WAGES FOR JOBS IN THIS FIELD:

Manicurist — $27,870
Cosmetologist — $27,630
Skin Care Specialists — $36,510
Salon Owner — Self-determined

* National Median Salaries
* Occupational Outlook Handbook, Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2020
* May require post-high school degrees

CAREER OPTIONS OPEN WITH THIS CERTIFICATION:

  • Licensed Cosmetologist
  • Color Specialist
  • Cosmetics Sales
  • Product Sales
  • Manicurist & PedicuristCosmetology Picture
  • Esthetician
  • Texture  Specialist
  • National Educator

CAREER OPTIONS WITH ADDITIONAL TRAINING / EDUCATION:

  • Salon Owner
  • Salon Manager
  • * In order to qualify for the Manager’s test an additional 300 hours is required

ARTICULATED AGREEMENTS

  • North Central State College
  • COTC
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