The Cosmetology program is designed to help the student master all the skills necessary for: passing the State Board Examination, selecting the phase or phases of Cosmetology in which to specialize, and entering employment. The program also provides for the upgrading and updating of employed workers. Classroom instruction and practical learning experiences are interwoven into a variety of beauty treatments, including the care and beautification of the hair, complexion, and hands. The course of study includes hands-on and classroom instruction in giving shampoos, rinses, scalp treatments, hair styling, setting, cutting, tinting, decolorizing, chemical texturing services, special effects haircoloring, facials, manicures, hand and arm massages, bacteriology, anatomy, hygiene, sanitation, and salon management. Safety and customer relations are also emphasized throughout the program.
Completion of the Cosmetology Diploma with 1500 hours will qualify the successful student to sit for the Tennessee State Board of Cosmetology Licensure Exam.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||16 Months|
|Class Type||Day, Night|
241 Vo-Tech Drive
McMinnville, TN 37110
Provide beauty services, such as cutting, coloring, and styling hair, and massaging and treating scalp. May shampoo hair, apply makeup, dress wigs, remove hair, and provide nail and skincare services.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 10,750
Current job openings per year: 1,420