Cosmetologist-Evening Career Major - Overview

Cosmetologist-Evening

Cosmetologist evening
Career Major Length
1500 hours
Who Can Enroll
Adults
Schedule
M-Th 3:00-9:30p
Fees
In-State Tuition:
$3,750.00
Out-of-State Tuition:
$9,750.00
Book Costs:
$274.00
Supplies Costs:
$373.00
Average Oklahoma Salary
$10/hr plus gratuity

This major prepares students to become licensed cosmetologists who provide nail, skin, scalp, and hair care to customers to help them enhance their personal appearance. Students receive classroom instruction and hands-on training in hair styling, cutting, coloring and chemical restructuring. Included are manicures/pedicures, facials, lash and brow tinting and arching, and scalp treatments along with customer service and shop management. To obtain state licensing, students must complete 1500 hours of instruction and pass the Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology written and practical exams.

Career Major Length
1500.00Total Hours
Course Title
Hours
Introduction to Cosmetology
150.00
Shampoo/Condition/Rinses
60.00
Hairstyling
390.00
Haircutting
180.00
Manicure/Pedicure/Artificial Nail
90.00
Hair Texture Chemical Restructuring
240.00
Hair Coloring
120.00
Makeup/Facials
30.00
Lash & Brow Tinting & Arching
30.00
Scalp Treatments
30.00
Salon Developments
180.00

Helpful Attributes and Abilities

  • Reading and math skills at the 8th grade level or above
  • An artistic touch and a high degree of manual dexterity
  • Ability to get along with others
  • Ability to endure sitting (manicurist) or standing (hairdresser) for long periods of time

Required Prerequisites

  • Minimum of an 8th grade education and 16 years of age with documentation of student’s date of birth
  • English proficiency test for those who speak English as a second language
  • Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology registration; $5.00 fee required

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