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  Dec 14, 2017
2013-2014 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


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Program Description:

This area is designed to prepare students for employment as cosmetologists. Emphasis is placed on theory and practice involving hair styling, tinting, bleaching, anatomy, physiology, hygiene, bacteriology, sterilization, sanitation, shampooing, permanents, personality, haircutting, scalp treatments, beauty salon management and wigology. To be admitted to this program a person must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent and have the following minimum scores on the COMPASS test: Reading—62, Pre-Algebra—25, and Writing—32. Upon completion of this course, a student is given a certificate which entitles him/her to take the State Cosmetology Examination for a license to become a licensed operator to operate his/her own shop or work with others. This program offers two options:  a Technical Certificate and an Associate of Applied Science Degree. 

Campus Location:

Utica - 601.885.7072

**Completion Award: Technical Certificate in Cosmetology 45 SH

Associate of Applied Science

**Completion Award: Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Education 60-61 SH

**Additional Graduation Requirements: Any student (first-time, transfer, and part-time) who begins at Hinds Fall 2007 and later will be required to take LLS 1312 /RST 1312  - Orientation course in order to graduate from the College. Exception: Orientation credit (1-3 hrs) transferred to Hinds from another college will satisfy our orientation requirement.



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