Cosmetology

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  • First Year:

    Introduction to Cosmetology -HT3J70S1-13025100-1 Credit-Semester-Long Course

    • In Introduction to Cosmetology, s tudents explore careers in the cosmetology industry. To prepare for success, students must have academic and technical knowledge and skills relative to the industry. Students may begin to earn hours toward state licensing requirements.

    Principles of Cosmetology Design and Color Theory -HT3J80S1-13025050-1 Credit-Semester-Long Course

    • In Principles of Cosmetology Design and Color Theory , students coordinate integration of academic, career, and technical knowledge and skills in this laboratory instructional sequence course designed to provide job- specific training for employment in cosmetology careers. Students will attain academic skills and knowledge as well as technical knowledge and skills related to cosmet ology design and color theory. Students will develop knowledge and skills regarding various cosmetology design elements such as form, lines, texture, structure and illusion or depth as they relate to the art of cosmetology. Instruction includes sterilization and sanitation procedures, hair care, nail care, and skin care and meets the TDLR requi rements for licensure upon passing the state examination. Analysis of career opportunities, license requirements, knowledge and skills expectations, and development of workplace skills are included.

    Cosmetology I -HT3J50Y2-13025200-2 Credit-Year-Long Course

    • In Cosmetology I, s tudents coordinate integration of academic, career, and technical kn owledge and skills in this laboratory instructional sequence course designed to provide job- specific training for employment in cosmetology careers. Instruction includes sterilization and sanitation procedures, hair care, nail care, and skin care and meets the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) requirements for licensure upon passing the state examination. Analysis of career opportunities, license requirements, knowledge and skills expectations, and development of workplace skills are included.

     

    Second Year:

    Cosmetology II-HT4J50Y2-13025300-2 Credit-Year-Long Course

    • In Cosmetology II , students will demonstrate proficiency in academic, technical, and practical knowledge and skills. The content is designed to provide the occupational skills required for licensure. Instruction includes advanced training in professional standards/employability skills ; Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) rules and regulations ; use of tools, equipment, technologies and materials ; and practical skills.

    Cosmetology II-HT4J6XY2-N1302533-2 Credit-Year-Long Course

    • In Cosmetology II , students will demonstrate proficiency in academic, technical, and practical knowledge and skills. The content is designed to provide the occupational skills required for licensure. Instruction includes advanced training in professional standards/employability skills ; Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) rules and regulations ; use of tools, equipment, technologies and materials ; and practical skills.

     

    Course Requirements

    Students must be 16 years of age or older. Students are responsible for the cost of their uniform, a student permit, and the cosmetology kit. The cost is approximately $300.00. Students must have a Social Security card and a current government photo ID.

     

    Certification

    A student in this Program of Study may earn an industry-recognized certification.

    Program Specific Certifications

    • Texas Cosmetologist License

    For more information please see your CTE Counselor.

    *Upon completion of the state mandated 1,000 clock hours, second year students are eligible to take the written portion of the Texas Cosmetology Exam. The cost of this exam is $55.00. Upon successfully passing the written portion of the exam and the completion of the practical requirements, students are eligible to take the second portion of the exam. The cost of this exam is $78.00.

     

    Instructors

    Guillen, Santos - Instructor [Website]

    Neligh, Katherine - Instructor [Website]

    Quesada, Berlin - Instructor