Cosmetology Curriculum

Cosmetology Curriculum

 

  Fall Start - Full Time Day  
Course Number First Semester (16 weeks) Sem. Hrs.
COS 101 Introduction to Cosmetology Theory 5
COS 102 Introduction to Cosmetology Laboratory 8
COS 103 Preclinic Cosmetology 7
  Semester Total 20
  Second Semester (16 weeks)  
COS 111 Technical Aspects of Cosmetology Theory 5
COS 112 Technical Aspects of Cosmetology Laboratory 8
COS 113 Technical Aspects of Cosmetology Clinic 7
  Semester Total

20

  Summer Session (8 - 11 weeks)  
COS 161 Concepts of Cosmetology Theory 3
COS 162 Concepts of Cosmetology Laboratory 4
COS 163 Concepts of Cosmetology Clinic 3
  Session Total 10
  Total Program Requirement 50
  Spring Start - Full Time Day  
  First Semester (16 weeks)  
COS 101 Introduction to Cosmetology Theory 5
COS 102 Introduction to Cosmetology Laboratory 8
COS 103 Preclinic Cosmetology 7
  Semester Total 20
  Summer Session (8 weeks)  
COS 161 Concepts of Cosmetology Theory 3
COS 162 Concepts of Cosmetology Laboratory 4
COS 163 Concepts of Cosmetology Clinic 3
  Session Total 10
  Second Semester (16 weeks)  
COS 111 Technical Aspects of Cosmetology Theory 5
COS 112 Technical Aspects of Cosmetology Laboratory 8
COS 113 Technical Aspects of Cosmetology Clinic 7
  Semester Total 20
  Total Program Requirement 50
     

 

NOTE: Students enrolled in the Cosmetology program must complete all COS courses with a grade of "C" or better in order to register for subsequent courses and continue in the program.

 

In order to be eligible to apply for the Illinois licensing examination, students must meet the following requirements:

Complete all Cosmetology courses with a "C" or better

Earn a "75%" or higher on both the theoretical and clinical portions of the Cosmetology program's final examination