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Available at: Gulf Area

CIP 120401
Technical Diploma (TD),
Technical Competency Area (TCA)

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An application or re-application fee and a testing fee per component are charged for each Application for Admission submitted.

AAS requires a High School Diploma or GED; TD requires Ability to Benefit

Note: Transferable General Education Courses needed to meet the requirements for the AAS are offered through a collaborative agreement with South Louisiana Community College (SLCC).

Required Licensure/Certification: LA State Board of Cosmetology

The objectives of the Cosmetology program are to:
  • Provide training that assists students in acquiring the skills and attitudes necessary for employment in the field.
  • Provide training that assists students to develop specific knowledge and skills related to properties of skin, scalp and hair; shampooing, rinsing and conditioning; manicuring and pedicures; hair cutting, styling, coloring; hair treatments; facial services, massage, and makeup; and salon management.
  • Provide students with opportunity to meet eligibility requirements necessary to take the LA State Board of Cosmetology licensure examination.
  • Provide training that assists students in acquiring the academic skills related to this field of employment.

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