In the Cosmetology program, students will receive cosmetology training, providing skills and knowledge for entry level employment as a Cosmetologist. Courses include: Orientation, Fundamentals, Artistry of Hair, Hair Color Theory and Chemistry, Chemical Reformation, Nail Technology, Skin/Facial Theory, Hair Design, Salon Development, and Preparation for Cosmetology Commission Examination.
Graduates from the program will receive a Cosmetology Level I Certificate of Achievement upon satisfactory completion of all courses and a mock exam (in the classroom practice exam) with a grade of 70 or higher. Capstone will be administered upon completion of 1,275 clock hours as required by Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. 34 college credit hours will be obtained for the Level I Certificate.
During the student’s senior year, he/she will attend classes on campus at Coastal Bend College, Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. They will also be expected to complete Health and Speech through APEX in order to graduate.
Coastal Bend College Degree Plan
The courses below to be taken during Senior year.