Cosmetology

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WHY STUDY COSMETOLOGY AT NC?

The Cosmetology Program will give you the opportunity to acquire the education, experience and requirements needed to sit for the state board exams. Once you are a licensed cosmetologist, your career options are limitless. With every lesson, you will be one step closer to working in your dream field.

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires institutions with Gainful Employment programs to report certain information about students enrolled in Title IV federal aid eligible educational programs that lead to a recognized occupation. You will find links to Gainful Employment figures on each of the programs below.

 

Cosmetology Certificate HS Program
Cosmetology Certificate (.pdf)
Cosmetology Instructor Certificate (.pdf)

Course Descriptions

CSME 1310 Intro to Haircutting & Related Theory

Introduction to the theory and practice of hair cutting. Topics include terminology, implements, sectioning and finishing techniques. 160 contact hours required.

 

CSME 1401 Orientation to Cosmetology

An overview of the skills and knowledge necessary for the field of cosmetology. 128 contact hours required.

 

CSME 1405 Fund of Cosmetology

A course in the basic fundamentals of cosmetology. Topics include service preparation, manicuring, facials, chemical services, shampooing, hair cutting, wet styling, comb-out styling, and salon management. 128 contact hours required.

 

CSME 1434 Cosmetology Instructor I

This course covers the fundamentals of instructing cosmetology students. Classroom/clinic management, design, teaching methodologies, and instruction on lesson plan implementation.

 

CSME 1435 Orientation to the Instruction of Cosmetology

An overview of the skills and knowledge necessary for the instruction of cosmetology students.

 

CSME 1443 Manicuring & Related Theory

Presentation of theory and practice of nail technology. Topics include terminology, application, and workplace competencies relating to nail technology. 128 contact hours required.

 

CSME 1447 Principles – Skin Care/Facials

In-depth coverage of the theory and practice of skin care, facials, and cosmetics. 128 contact hours required.

 

CSME 1453 Chemical Reformation & Related Theory

Presentation of the theory and practice of chemical reformation. Topics include terminology, application, and workplace competencies related to chemical reformation. 160 contact hours required.

 

CSME 2265 Practicum – Cosmetology

Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student.

 

CSME 2337 Advanced Cosmetology Technique

Mastery of advanced cosmetology techniques including hair design and professional cosmetology workplace competencies. 128 contact hours required.

 

CSME 2343 Salon Development

Exploration of salon development. Topics include professional ethics and goals, salon operation, and record keeping. 96 contact hours required. 

 

CSME 2350 Prep for State Licensing Exam

CAPSTONE COURSE. 128 contact hours required.

 

CSME 2401 Principles – Hair Coloring & Theory

Presentation of the theory and practice of hair color and chemistry. Topics include terminology, application, and workplace competencies related to hair color and chemistry. 160 contact hours required.

 

CSME 2414 Cosmetology Instructor II

A continuation of the fundamentals of instructing cosmetology.

 

CSME 2439 Advanced Hair Design

Advanced concepts in the theory and practice of hair design. 160 contact hours required.

 

CSME 2444 Cosmetology Instructor IV

Advanced concepts of instruction in a cosmetology program. Topics include demonstration, development, and implementation of advanced evaluation and assessment techniques.

 

CSME 2445 Instr Theory/Clinic Operation

An overview of the objectives required by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation Instructor Examination.

 

CSME 2449 Cosmetology Instructor III

Presentation of lesson plan assignments and evaluation techniques.

OFFERED ON CAMPUS

Corsicana  |  Waxahachie 

DEGREE PLANS OFFERED
Cosmetology (AAS)
60 credit hours
Cosmetology Dual Credit (AAS)
60 credit hours
Cosmetology Instructor Certificate (with 1 year licensure)16 credit hours
Cosmetology Instructor Certificate (without experience)24 credit hours
Cosmetology Certificate40 credit hours
Cosmetology Certificate (PT Dual Credit HS Program)30 credit hours

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DEGREE & TRANSFER OPTIONS
Complete your degree and begin your career or transfer to a 4-year college to continue your studies.

 

Have transfer credits from another college or university? Send your official transcript(s) to the Office of Admissions & Records at 3200 W. 7th Avenue, Corsicana, TX 75110

ACCREDITATION
Navarro College is accredited by the Southern Association of College and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees; approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board; and is a member of the Texas Association of Community Colleges and the American Association of Community Colleges.
PROGRAM CONTACT INFORMATION

Office of Executive Dean, Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7573

Program Coordinator, Corsicana Campus | 903.875.1491

Program Coordinator, Waxahachie Campus | 972.937.9191

OFFICE HOURS

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.