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2016-2017 College Catalog 
    
2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Cosmetology, TD


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Program Mission

The mission of the Cosmetology program is to prepare students for employment in various cosmetology related areas by educating them in the fundamental concepts, knowledge, and practical techniques and skills of Cosmetology. Practical skills are developed through experience in an on-site salon, which is equipped and managed according to industry standards by the students with instructor supervision. The program is approved by the LA State Board of Cosmetology and meets the 1500-hour requirement. Upon completion of the program, students are eligible to take the LA State Board of Cosmetology licensure examination.

Program Goals

  • Students will understand basic cosmetology principles and concepts.
  • Students can use the practical knowledge to obtain Louisiana State Board of Cosmetology license to become a professional in the salon and spa industry.

Program Learning Outcomes

All graduates of the Cosmetology program will be able to:

  • Comprehend and apply information relevant to their roles as a Cosmetologist.
  • Demonstrate technical proficiency in all skills necessary to fulfill the role as a Cosmetologist.
  • Demonstrate personal behavior consistent with professional and employer expectations for Cosmetologists.

Specific Degree Requirements


  • All students must maintain a 2.0 grade point average to remain in good standing with the college.
  • Students must receive a C or better in each course to receive credit toward Diploma.

Curriculum Structure


Major Area Requirements


(45 Total credit hours)

  • Technical Diploma 54 credit hours

Curriculum Guide


Technical Diploma Total Credits: 54


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