The mission of Cosmetology is to provide the necessary training in theory and clinical knowledge for the student to be successful within the cosmetology industry. Instruction is designed to qualify students for employment upon graduation and to aid in the passing of the State Board of Cosmetology Licensing Exam, which consists of a written test and practical test. Licensing is required for individuals to be employed as cosmetologist or nail technicians in the State of Tennessee. The program also provides for the upgrading and updating of employed workers.
Classroom instruction and practical learning experiences are interwoven into a variety of beauty treatments, including the care and beautification of hair, complexion, and hands. The course of study includes hands-on and classroom instruction. Safety and customer relations are also emphasized throughout the program.
Prerequisites for the instructor trainee certificate include a high school diploma and a current Cosmetology license.
813 West Main St.
Hohenwald, TN 38462
Provide beauty services, such as shampooing, cutting, coloring, and styling hair, and massaging and treating scalp. May apply makeup, dress wigs, perform hair removal, and provide nail and skin care services.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 9,580
Current job openings per year: 330