Salon and Spa Management- Cosmetology

The Cosmetology Program combines classroom theory with “hands-on” practice in the laboratory. The program is designed to provide qualified individuals the opportunity to acquire the knowledge, aptitude, and skills in the cosmetology field.

The fundamental mission of the program is to provide excellence in career training. This mission dictates that the program shows a concern for a diverse population by respecting its client’s values, traditions, and aspirations. It seeks to satisfy the employment and educational needs of the business and industry community.

Your Future

A graduate of the Salon Management program can become employed as a Barber, Cosmetologist, Manicurist, Color Technician, Make-Up Artist, Esthetician, Natural Hair Stylist, Platform Artist or Salon Owner depending on the program option selected. After gaining experience in a shop/salon environment, graduates could build enough clientele to one day open their own business. Other opportunities include teaching in a vocational educational setting or advancing to a sales representative


The median annual earnings are $ 11.97 per hour or $ 24,900 per year.

Note: With experience and professionalism the earnings can substantially increase.

Program Options

Degree Completion Pathway - Beginning in the Fall

Degree Completion Pathway - Beginning in the Spring

Degree Completion Pathway - Beginning in the Summer

Click here to contact the Salon and Spa Management Department or call 256.551.1702