This program is designed for the individual who is already a licensed cosmetologist in Illinois and who has two or more years of employment experience within the past five years. The program is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. Persons who satisfactorily complete this curriculum must take a state required exam to become a licensed cosmetology teacher as stipulated by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
Admission to the Program: Limited
- Complete an application for general admission to the College and, if desired, apply for financial aid.
- Complete an application for admission to the Cosmetology Teacher program.
- Complete the placement exam, COMPASS. Students must meet or exceed minimum established scores on COMPASS to qualify for admission.
- Provide documentation of Illinois Cosmetology license and required employment experience.
Meet with an advisor/counselor to select classes and complete the registration process.