Cosmetology 1500 Clock Hours

Diploma Program
CIP Code: 12.0401

Cosmetology Program
Our cosmetology program is 1500 clock hours and takes about 14 months to complete.  As a cosmetology student you will study the skin, hair and nails including performing cutting, styling, perming, relaxing, coloring, hair removal, facials, makeup, manicuring, and pedicuring.
The course combines theory, practical, and laboratory applications where students are trained in a salon-type setting while offering services to the public.

Career Opportunities
Careers in hair styling, make-up artistry, manicuring, skin care, product sales, and salon owner are all possibilities for advancement and utilization of special interests within the field.  You can find out more occupational information for Cosmetologists (SOC 39-5012) at

Program Cost
The program cost for the cosmetology program is $10500 and breaks down as follows:
          Tuition                              $9500
          Books                                  350
          Kit, Manikin, Supplies           650     

All our student learning materials are Milady's Standard Cosmetology:
    Textbook Hardcover 2012   ISBN-10: 1-4390-5930-6
    Study Guide 2012              ISBN-10: 1-4390-5924-1 
    Exam Review 2012            ISBN-10: 1-4390-5921-7

Cost of Attendance (COA) Budgets 2011/2012 Award Year

The costs listed below are estimated figures of the total cost of attendance which includes expenses outside of tuition and fees.  Estimates for room and board as well as transportation are outlined to serve as a reference for prospective students.

Academic Year 1                    
Depend Students
900 Clock Hours                       Living w/Parents                             All Others  
Tuition & Fees                                 4860                                               4860
Books/Fees                                      850                                                 850
Room/Board                                    2944                                                7456
Transportation                                 1152                                                1152
Miscellaneous                                 1632                                                3072
Total Cost of Attendance
           $11,438                                            $17,390

Academic Year 2                     Depend Students
600 Clock Hours                       Living w/Parents                             All Others  
Tuition & Fees                                 3290                                                3290
Books/Fees                                      0                                                      0
Room/Board                                    2208                                                5592
Transportation                                   864                                                  864
Miscellaneous                                 1224                                                2304
Total Cost of Attendance
             $7586                                            $12,050

Gainful Employment Disclosures:

For information about on-time completion rates, employment rates, students who took out education loan rates, and median loan debt, etc. select this link.Cosmetology Gainful Employment