Cosmetology

Colored hair to demonstrate cosmetology student's work

“We are always thrilled for the opportunity to hire one of your students. We know that when we do, we are getting someone who is eager and excited about the field of cosmetology, and someone who is willing to learn and grow with our salon teams. We also know for sure that we are getting a cosmetologist who has been thoroughly educated and prepared to be in the field.”
~Melissa Brockman
General Manager, Great Clips

Program Name: Cosmetology I and II

Program Details:
2 Year Program
6 High School Credits

Dual Enrollment:
No

Core Skills:
Safety and sanitation
Shampooing and conditioning
Hair styling and cutting
Chemical texture services
Advanced hair coloring
Hair pressing
Facials
Cosmetic make-up
Basic manicure and pedicure
Salon management and entrepreneurship

Credential Opportunities:
Virginia Board of Cosmetology License
Workplace Readiness

Related Jobs:
Esthetician
Barbers/ Grooming Specialist
Makeup Artist
Nail Technician/Nail Artist
Skin Care Specialist

Median Annual Income:
$26,270 – 75,730*
*Dependent upon branch of field pursued and level of personal expertise developed over time

Growth Rate:
Hair Stylists – Low
Related Fields – Moderate to High

Business Partners:
Hair Café
Hair Cuttery
Pink Beauty
Salon 10
Great Clips
Salon Masters
Studio CK