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Colorado Cosmetology Program 

Course Objective:


The cosmetology course provides comprehensive training in hair, skin and nails and is designed to train the student in the necessary skills, safety, proper work habits, business skills, and desirable attitudes needed to obtain a license and entry level job positions in the field. Occupational possibilities include: stylist, platform artist, product educator, salon trainer, salon manager, distributor sales consultant, salon owner.

Cosmetology Course Requirements:


Scalp Care                                                                50 Hours

Haircoloring                                                              200 Hours

Haircutting                                                                200 Hours


Hairstyling                                                                 175 Hours


Chemical texture services                                         100 Hours


Manicuring & pedicuring                                            175 Hours


Application of artificial nails                                       125 Hours


Facials & skin care                                                     175 Hours


Facial make up                                                          25 Hours

Hair removal                                                             75 Hours

Law, rules, & regulations                                            25 Hours 

Management, ethics, interpersonal skills,                   25 Hours  & salesmenship

Disinfection, sanitation, &                                          150 Hours 

safe work practices


       Total Hours                                    1500 Hours

Program Costs:

Application Fee:                                     $100

Tuition:                                                  $16,200

Deluxe Student Kit & book Set:              $2,000

   Total Cost:                                      $18,300

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Standard Occupational Classification Codes- Cosmetology SOC code 39-5012.00

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Standard Occupational Classification Code for a Cosmetologist is 39-5012.00.

Perspective students and parents can visit the occupational profile on the Department of Labor’s O*NET website at

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