Cosmetology

 
  • Cost of Education:

    • Tuition is $19,500

    • Applicaton Fee is $100

    Our Mission:

    • To prepare each student in the career of cosmetology

    • To prepare students for an entry level position in cosmetology

    • To prepare students to function as an assistant cosmetologist by teaching students not only the basics of cosmetology, but also the most advanced techniques in the student's selected career

    • To prepare each student for the South Carolina State Board examination

    Satisfactory Progress:

    Teachers keep daily progress records for each student, and students receive copies of monthly summaries of the progress reports. Charleston Cosmetology Institute uses the following grading system:

     

    WRITTEN

    PRACTICAL

    Excellent

    90-100

    Complete

    Good

    80-89

    Complete

    Passing

    75-79

    Complete

    Unsatisfactory

    Below 75

    Incomplete

    Periodic examinations are part of the evaluation procedures in all courses. Students must complete the training in no more than 1 1/4 times the normal time necessary to complete the program to be considered in satisfactory progress.

     

    Course Requirements for Completion:

    • Complete 1,500 hours of training.

    • Maintain a passing score of or better to receive school's diploma and to be eligible for the State Board Examination.

    • Pass school's final examination.

    • Pay all tuition and other fees in full before completing 1,400 of the 1,500 hour course.

    • Take and pass a written practical exam to become licensed by the State Board as a Cosmetologist.

    Daytime Cosmetology begin six times a year.

    Start Date Classes Available
    January 25th Cosmetology
    March 29th Cosmetology
    May 31st Cosmetology
    July 26th Cosmetology
    September 278th Cosmetology
    November 29th Cosmetology

    Evening Cosmetology Classes begin five times a year.

    Start Date Classes Available
    Feb 28th Cosmetology
    April 25th Cosmetology
    June 27th Cosmetology
    August 29th Cosmetology
    October 31st Cosmetology
     

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