HAIR DESIGNER (HD21)
Technical Certificate of Credit

The Hair Designer Technical Certificate of Credit is a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers in the field of hair design. Learning opportunities develop academic and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes specialized training in safety, sanitation, state laws, rules, and regulations, chemistry, anatomy and physiology, hair and scalp diseases and disorders, hair treatments and manipulations, hair shaping, hair styling, artificial hair, braiding/intertwining hair, chemical reformation and application, hair coloring, hair lightening, reception, sales, management, and work ethics. The curriculum meets state licensing requirements of the State Board of Cosmetology.

Technical Certificate of Credit
Program Length 36 Credit Hours
Education Requirements High School diploma or GED required; minimum age 17
Entrance Dates Every Semester
Offered Embedded program; not offered at any campus.

   

Credit Hours

COSM 1000 Introduction to Cosmetology Theory
4
COSM 1010 Chemical Texture Services
3
COSM 1020 Hair Care and Treatment
3
COSM 1030 Haircutting
3
COSM 1040 Styling
3
COSM 1050 Hair Color
3
COSM 1080 Physical Hair Services Practicum
3
COSM 1090 Hair Services Practicum I
3
COSM 1100 Hair Services Practicum II
3
COSM 1110 Hair Services Practicum III
3
COSM 1115 Hair Services Practicum IV
2
COSM 1120 Salon Management
3
     
 
Total Hours
36