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Cosmetology, Diploma


Locations:  Jackson and Pipestone. Links to:
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Students receive theory as well as practical experience in hair, skin, and nail care through classroom study, demonstrations and practical experience in the campus clinic. Some areas of study include safety and sanitation, customer service, and job seeking skills. Upon successful completion of hours and quota requirements mandated by the Minnesota Board of Cosmetologists Examiners, students must also take a written and a skills certification test for licensure. Some of the opportunities include salon owner, salon manager, stylist, hair colorist, nail technician, esthetician, manufacturer's representative, state board inspector, just to name a few.

Preclinic Introduction 4
Preclinic Hair Care 4
Preclinic Nail Care 4
Preclinic Color & Texture 4
Preclinic Skin Care 4
Credits First Semester 20
Second Semester  
Salon Preparation 3
Clinic II 4
Clinic V 4
Clinic VI 3
Clinic VIII 3
License Prep. for Cosmetology I 2
Credits Second Semester 19
Third Semester  
Advanced Hair Care 3
Clinic I 4
COSM 1150 Clinic III 4
COSM 1155 Clinic IV 3
COSM 1170 Clinic VII 3
COSM 1182 License Prep. for Cosmetology II 2
  Credits Third Semester 19


Updated:  si 6/9/16