Cosmetology Certificate


The Cosmetology Certificate consists of a minimum of 1600 hours of training to prepare students for the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology license examination. The Program will lead a student into a career and/or employment in the technical field of Cosmetology with basic entry level knowledge and skills in: Professional development, salon ecology, anatomy and physiology, electricity, chemistry, salon business, trichology, design decisions, sculpture, hair design, wigs and hair additions, texture, color, nails and nail enhancements, skin care, and make-up. This certificate requires the completion of 50 units with a grade of C or better in each course required.

Required Courses (50 units):
COSM 055AFCosmetology: Level 111
COSM 055BFCosmetology: Level 211
COSM 055CFCosmetology: Level 310
COSM 055DFCosmetology: Level 49
COSM 055EFCosmetology: Level 59
Total Units50

Outcome 1: Identify and compare the differences in Semi-shy;Permanent and Permanent hair color products.

Outcome 2: Perform a press and curl practicing safety and sanitation procedures according to the Board of Barbering and Cosmetology.