A SELECTIVE ADMISSION PROGRAM
This program is for those students
seeking certification in manicuring/pedicuring and nail extension. A certificate
of completion enables students to qualify for state licensure in this
The 240-contact hour specialty
program which includes classroom theory and laboratory practice, requires
daily attendance. This program is offered during the evening hours. Classes
are scheduled Monday through Thursday, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at North Campus. For
information call 766-5559.
This is a selective access program that admits students in the fall,
spring and summer terms. To be eligible for this program students must
score at ninth grade levels or higher in reading, mathematics and language
on the state mandated Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE). Students scoring
below these levels will be required to take the appropriate basic skills
classes to assist in meeting these minimum levels. Applicants for the
school of cosmetology and barbering are evaluated for admission on a ranking
scale of 10-5. Position on the scale is determined by the Test of Adult
Basic Education (TABE) score. The TABE must be taken prior to applying
for either the cosmetology, barbering or nail specialist program. The
official score is submitted with the application for admission. While
not required for admission, credit will be given for related work experience
and completion of high school or the high school equivalency degree as follows: .25 points per full year up to four years for work experience,
.5 points for high school diploma and .25 points for completion of the
high school equivalency degree.
Related work experience must
be documented by former employer(s) on company letterhead stating term
of employment and job duties. Official transcripts and GED® test scores, when
applicable, must also be provided at the time of application.
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Number and Title
0100 Reading Skills
0200 Mathematical Skills
0300 Language Skills
0010 Cosmetology Specialist — Nails
*Students who have satisfactory
test scores are not required to take these courses.