Cosmetology is one of the fastest growing careers in the Millennium. Job prospects are limitless. The Cosmetology program is designed to prepare students to take the State of Ohio Board of Cosmetology exam for licensure. The WCCC Cosmetology program is a Pivot Point member school. The Pivot Point Scientific Approach to Education includes the latest information and trends in Cosmetology.
Attention former Carousel and Regency Beauty School students! We have a teach-out agreement with Carousel and you can enroll here to finish your program. Please call for details, 513-932-8145!
Warren County Career Center has an agreement with Carousel and Regency Beauty Schools for their former students to finish their certification at the WCCC Adult Education Cosmetology program. All transfer students from Carousel or Regency will be given hour-for-hour credit for their time at Carousel or Regency. They are also not required to take the WorkKeys test for entrance to WCCC. And, any student within 300 hours of completing their program at Carousel may attend and complete at WCCC at no charge.
The 1,500-Hour Cosmetology Program includes both theory classes and practical lab experiences in the school’s Cosmetology Salon. Students practice with live models, manikins and gain real work experience with individual clients and by participating in community service projects. Students will learn the art of hairstyling, including haircut, style, color, etc., as well as how to perform facials, manicures and pedicures. Students also improve their skills by completing a 150-hour externship experience in a local salon, spa or other commercial setting. Program completers are eligible to take the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology License exam and earn the WCCC Certificate of Program Completion.
Expand your horizons and knowledge of Cosmetology by adding principles of salon management into your program. The 1,800-Hour Cosmetology Advanced Program contains an additional 300 hours of classroom time to provide students a firm foundation in the essentials and operating a business, plus the communication and people skills to make the graduate a first-rate manager. Students will learn advanced techniques, participate in internships, and work with small business professionals to help them develop a business plan for their salon. Completion of this program allows the student to sit for the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology Advanced License.
(Cosmetology Program + Cosmetology Advanced Training Module)
The Cosmetology Advanced curriculum includes cosmetology laws and rules, public health and safety, as well as advanced techniques. Upon completion, you will test for state certification through the State Board of Cosmetology to receive a license. The Salon Manager’s License Program includes the Cosmetology 1,500 hours of training plus an additional 300 hours of study related to salon management.
See the "How to Enroll in a Full Time Program" page for more details.
Program Start Dates:
Cosmetology Program (1500 hrs)
- Enrolling now for June 5 start
- 60 weeks, class meets Mon through Thurs, 10:00 am-5:30 pm
- Enrolling now for June 5 start
- 69 weeks, class meets Mon through Thurs, 10:00 am-5:30 pm
For more information or to register, call 513-932-8145.
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The WCCC state-of-the-art training salon/lab is one of the finest in the state. Students are trained in an environment that is just like a working salon and learn through theory and practical lab experiences.
The WCCC Salon/Lab is open to the public for services performed by students as a part of their learning process. To make an appointment, call 513-933-3947. Details are in the flyer, below.