Adult Program Number D500100

Program Description: Cosmetology teaches students the practical skills of shampooing, conditioning, scalp treatment, manicuring, facials, make-up, hair cutting, styling, and chemical waving and relaxing. Students receive training in Florida Cosmetology Law, hygiene, and customer relations. Management and business ownership skills are presented. The minimum grade level required by the state for program completers is 9.0 in reading, 8.0 in language and math. Refer to TABE requirements on page 11 of this catalog.

Job Opportunities: Licensed cosmetologists are employed in salons and in specialty careers such as nail technicians and estheticians. During the most recent follow-up survey (2011-12), 83% of the graduates were employed.

Licensure: Upon successful completion of the Cosmetology Program, students must apply to take the Cosmetology state certification exam. Based on the most recent information available, 72% of the program completers passed the LICENSURE exam