Cosmetology students spend much of their time working with mannequins and
customers under the direct supervision of trained and experienced instructors.
Facilities provide students with modern, state-of-the-art equipment with some
specialized classes and presentations provided by industry specialists. Students have
the opportunity to compete in Bridgerland Applied Technology College competitions as
well as area student competitions for industry recognition. To succeed in cosmetology,
students must know the "why" as well as the "how" of the many services and tasks of the
In recent years there has been increasing interest on the part of the public in the
care, health, and attractiveness of hair, skin, and nails. This unprecedented interest
has generated the need for additional services in beauty, skin, and nail salons. As the
demand for these new services increases, more trained people are needed to fill the
numerous professional positions that become available.
Cosmetology offers the opportunity for a lifetime career in one of the largest and most respected industries. Whether you like working with hair, skin, or nails, your certification provides you with the opportunity to select a career path to suit you.
Online courses and/or blended components are available in this program. Blended learning courses are courses that combine face-to-face instruction with online elements. Contact an instructor for details regarding online availability.
13 mos (40 hrs/wk) or
17 mos (30 hrs/wk)
$525 not including State Licensing Exam
Assessment: Basic reading and basic math. Call (435)¬†750-3188 to schedule an appointment. Need a review? Get a sneak peek at the Assessment Center or enroll directly into the Academic Learning Center by calling (435) 753-6780.
Please note: A composite ACT score of 17 or a composite SAT score of 1210 can waive assessment requirements if taken no more than four years prior to enrollment.
Arranged - varies by high school
M - F: 8am - 4:30pm
M - F: 8am - 2:30pm