COSMETOLOGY
CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM

Course

Credit Hours

Area I: Written and Oral Communications 
6 
COM 103 Introductory Technical English II 
3 
SPC 103 Oral Communication Skills 
3 


Area III: Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Computer Science 
6 
DPT 103 Introductory Computer Skills II 
3 
MAH 101 Introductory Mathematics I 
3 


Area V: Career and Technical Courses 
38 
Required Orientation Courses 

ORI 104 WorkKeys® Assessment and Advisement 
1 
ORT 100 Orientation for Career Students 
1 
Required Field of Concentration Courses 

COS 111 Introduction to Cosmetology 
3 
COS 112 Introduction to Cosmetology Lab 
3 
COS 113 Theory of Chemical Services 
3 
COS 114 Chemical Services Lab 
3 
COS 115 Hair Color Theory 
3 
COS 116 Hair Color Lab 
3 
COS 117 Basic Spa Techniques Theory 
3 
COS 118 Basic Spa Techniques Lab 
3 
COS 119 Business of Cosmetology 
3 
COS 167 State Board Review 
3 
COS 181 Special Topics Theory 
3 
COS 182 Special Topics Lab 
3 


Total Field of Concentration Credits 
36 
Total Credits for Certificate 
50 

NAIL TECHNOLOGY
SHORT CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM

Course 
Credit Hours

Area V: Required Field of Concentration Courses 
24 
COS 148 Nail Care Theory 
3 
COS 152 Nail Care Applications 
3 
COS 149 Nail Art Theory 
3 
COS 154 Nail Art Applications 
3 
COS 119 Business of Cosmetology 
3 
COS 167 State Board Review 
3 
COS 181 Special Topics Theory 
3 
COS 182 Special Topics Lab 
3 


Total Credits for Short Certificate 
24 