Cosmetology--Certificate of Proficiency--Associate of Applied Science Degree

The Cosmetology program provides students an opportunity to apply Cosmetology practices and principles in a simulated salon environment. Upon successful completion of the program, students will be eligible to take the Arizona State Board of Cosmetology Examination. Classes meet approximately eight hours a day, five days a week for 10½ months in order to obtain the 1600 hours training necessary to qualify for the state exam. Students can continue their education and complete an Associate of Applied Science degree by taking eighteen General Education credits and two elective credits. Entry into the Cosmetology program requires prior admission. Total Minimum Degree Requirements: 64 credits