Cosmetology Course Objectives

The Cosmetology course is designed to train the student in the practical skills, theoretical knowledge, and professional attitudes necessary to obtain licensure and for competency in entry-level positions in the Cosmetology profession. Upon completion of the course requirements, the determined graduate will be:

  • Prepared to pass the State of Illinois Licensing Examination.
  • Able to perform skills in the areas of hair cutting, hair styling, hair coloring, skin care, make-up application and manicuring.
  • Able to communicate effectively with colleagues, supervisors and guests.
  • Able to project professionalism.
  • Able to perform basic analytical skills to be able to advise clients on total look concepts.
  • Able to apply academic learning, technical information and related matter to assure sound judgements, decisions and procedures.

After the graduate has successfully passed their State Board Exam, they are qualified to work as a licensed cosmetologist in the State of Illinois. They may cut hair, perform hair styling, perform all phases of manicuring, apply make-up, and give skin care (within the scope of the license) for profit.

The Cosmetology Course is 1500 clock hours in length, which can be completed in not less than eight months of full time attendance. The course is a combination of theoretical and practical instruction. Students are able to develop and practice cosmetology skills, under the supervision of licensed instructors, in actual working conditions in the school’s busy clinic.

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Scholarship Opportunities!
$500.00 Cosmetology Completion Scholarship and $500 Fall Back to School Scholarship* - Must be new, first-time enrolled students (Full-Time or Part Time). CALL, 708-636-4660 for details or click below to request info.

Students can start classes almost any Tuesday!
For enrollment information call 708-636-4660 or fill out the Admissions Information Form

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For the Cosmetology Course

*Full-time Day
*Part-time Day/Morning
*Part-time Evening
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