College-level course work begins 2011-2012
*Space is limited in these career classes. Students enrolling as 9th or 10th graders and signing up for this career area are guaranteed a seat when college course work begins in the 11th grade.
- Provides competency-based knowledge, scientific/artistic principles, and hands-on fundamentals associated with the cosmetology industry.
- Students learn in a simulated salon environment that helps develop manipulative skills.
- Focus is on professional imaging, hair design, chemical processes, skin care, nail care, multicultural practices, business/computer principles, product knowledge and other selected topics.
- After completing all required course work at the high school and community college, graduates could qualify to sit for the State Board of Cosmetic Arts Examination and after successfully passing the state board exam, be issued a license.