Cosmetology

Program Information

The Cosmetology program provides a curriculum that includes theory and practical skills, salon ethics, and management skills 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 Start:

Fall Semester

Program Contact Information:

Email
cosmetology@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
  • Problem solver

Classroom knowledge


  • Learn and practice sanitation and safety practices
  • Hair shaping/cutting skills
  • Hair Coloring
  • Work with hair extensions, lashes, and artificial nails

Graduation options


  • Technical Certificate

Possible careers in this program:

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

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