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Program of Study for the Cosmetology Department



COSMETOLOGY

CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM

Course
 Credit Hours
 Area I: Written and Oral Communications       6
 COM 103 Introductory Technical English II   OR  3
 ENG 101 English Composition I  
 SPC 103 Oral Communication Skills OR  3
 SPH 106 Fundamentals of Oral Communications OR  
 SPH 107 Fundamentals of Public Speaking  
   
 Area III: Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Computer Science         6
 DPT 103 Introductory Computer Skills II  OR  3
 CIS 146 Microcomputer Applications  
 MAH 101 Introductory Mathematics I   OR      3
 MTH 116 Mathematical Applications OR  
 MTH 100 Intermediate College Algebra  
   
 Area V: Career and Technical Courses              37
 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
 WKO 106 Workplace Skills  3
   
 Total Field of Concentration Credits               39
 Total Credits for Certificate               52

NAIL TECHNOLOGY

SHORT CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM

Course  Credit Hours
 Area V: Required Field of Concentration Courses      28
 ORI 101 Orientation to College  1
 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
 WKO 106 Workplace Skills  3
   
 Total Credits for Short Certificate                    28