Cosmetology

Program Information

The Cosmetology program provides a curriculum which includes the theory and practical skills, and salon ethics and management required to become a licensed cosmetologist. Professionals may choose one of several careers including Licensed Cosmetologist, Nail Technician, Esthetician, and Salon Manager/Owner.

Location of Program:

Poplarville Campus

Program Instructor Contact Information:

Michelle Patterson
601.403.1245
mpatterson@prcc.edu

Your natural abilities


  • Self-Motivated/confident
  • Communicate effectively, listening skills
  • High standard of grooming and personal hygiene
  • Manners and Courtesy
  • Time management skills
  • Dependable
  • Be a problem solver

Classroom knowledge


  • Learn and practice sanitations and safety practices
  • Hair shaping/cutting skills
  • Hair Coloring
  • Work with extensions/hair, lashes, artificial nails
  • Ability to be creative, paying attention to small details

Graduation options


  • Technical Certificate

Possible careers in this program:

Careers include but are not limited to Cosmetologist, Barber, or Hairstylist.

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