The Cosmetology curriculum is designed to provide competency-based knowledge, scientific/artistic principles, and hands-on fundamentals associated with the cosmetology industry. The curriculum provides a simulated salon environment that enables students to develop manipulative skills. Coursework includes instruction in all phases of professional imaging, hair design, chemical processes, skin care, nail care, multi-cultural practices, business/computer principles, product knowledge, and other selected topics.
Graduates should qualify to sit for the State Board of Cosmetic Arts examination. Graduates will be issued a license upon successfully passing the State Board exam. Employment is available in beauty salons and as skin/nail specialists, platform artists, and related businesses.
Wilmington Early College, Pender Early College, and SEA-Tech Students
Curriculum InformationCosmetology, A.A.S. (A55140)
Cosmetology Certificate (C55140)
Cosmetology Diploma (D55140)
Cosmetology, Cosmetology Instructor Certificate (C55160)
Cosmetology Certificate CTE Pathway, C55140CP for High School Students