Cosmetology

Courses

The Cosmetology curriculum is designed to provide competency-based knowledge, scientific/artistic principles, and hands-on fundamentals associated with the cosmetology industry. The curriculum provides a simulated salon environment which enables students to develop manipulative skills.

Course work includes instruction in all phases of professional imaging, hair design, chemical processes, skin care, nail care, multicultural practices, business and computer principles, product knowledge, and other selected topics.

Course Descriptions

Career Paths

Graduates should qualify to sit for the State Board of Cosmetic Arts examination. Upon successfully passing the State Board exam, graduates will be issued a license. Employment is available in beauty salons and related businesses.

Employment Outlook

Associate Program (A55140)

Length: 5 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Associate in Applied Science

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Diploma Program (D55140)

Length: 4 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Diploma

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Certificate Program (C55140C1)
Length: 4 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

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Courses

The Cosmetology Instructor curriculum  provides a course of study for learning the skills needed to teach the theory and practice of cosmetology as required by the North Carolina Board of Cosmetic Arts. Course work includes requirements for becoming an instructor, introduction to teaching theory, methods and aids, practice teaching, and development of evaluation instruments.

Course Descriptions

Career Paths

Graduates should qualify to sit for the State Board of Cosmetic Arts examination. Upon successfully passing the State Board exam, graduates of the program may be employed as cosmetology instructors in public or private education and business.

Employment Outlook

Cosmetology Instructor Certificate Program (C55160)
Length: 2 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Cosmetology License, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

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Cosmetology I

Fayetteville Technical Community College is now offering Cosmetology through Continuing Education! In Part I of the program students will be introduced to basic and intermediate cosmetology concepts and salon services. This will include sanitation, scalp treatments, safety, haircutting, color, design, and many more related topics.

With successful completion of this two-part, 1500+ hour course, students will be able to take the NC Cosmetic Arts State Board exam to become licensed. Students will be responsible for the additional cost of textbooks, esthetician kit, and uniforms.

Course Fee: $180

Contact

910-678-0033 *Ask about scholarships.

The process to order and receive your uniform can take up to eight weeks. Students that have uniform requirements for their program of study can place an order in one of the following ways:

Cash, Check, or Credit/Debit Payments

If you are paying for your order out of pocket, you can purchase your supplies directly at Castle Uniforms. You will be required to pay 50% of your total up front.

Castle Uniforms

Financial Aid Orders

To begin your order, you must first go to Castle Uniforms to be fitted. Your order will then be emailed to the FTCC Bookstore. Before your order can be further processed, you must:

  1. Fill out a Student Information Sheet
  2. Read and Agree to Order Placement Terms

These documents are available in the bookstore, or can be requested at bookstore@faytechcc.edu.

All customized items (anything with the FTCC logo or your name embroidered) can be paid by cash, check, or debit/credit. The remaining balance of your order can be charged to financial aid.

Note: You can choose to charge your entire order to financial aid, but it cannot be placed until the first day of financial aid charging, which is approximately ten days before the start of classes. This means you will not receive your order before classes begin.

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