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Cosmetology - Main Campus

This program is fully accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE).
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.
Take a tour, click HERE! Tours are available on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 6:00 pm. You can meet the coordinator/instructor, explore financial aid, and enroll. See information on the latest start dates HERE.

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.

Admission Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Complete the WorkKeys Assessment
  • Attend Program Orientation with Program Coordinator
Curriculum Cosmetology:
• Program Length: 1500
• Theory Hours: 605
• Lab Hours: 895

Career-Technical Instructional Modules:
MODULE                                                  THEORY      LAB
Orientation                                                      7            0
CPR                                                                7            0
Sanitation & Bacteriology                              16            24
Scalp Care                                                     33            53
Hair I                                                            170            250
Hair II                                                           176            304
Manicuring                                                     54            76
Skin Care                                                       74            86
Salon Operations & Communication Skills    60            90
Cosmetology Laws and Rules                         8            12

Program Fees:
  • Application Fee - includes non-refundable $30 registration fee and $45 WorkKeys Assessment
  • Tuition –
    • 1,500 Hour Cosmetology Program: $15,010*
    • Fees include Kit, Netbook computer, Pivot Point online textbook, workbooks and videos
    •      *Fees are subject to change due to materials price increases.


Program Start Dates:
Cosmetology Program (1500 hrs)

  • For the next start date, click HERE.
  • 60 weeks, class meets Mon through Thurs, 10:00 am-5:30 pm

For more information, call 513-932-8145.

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The WCCC Salon/Lab offers services performed by students as a part of their learning process. To make an appointment, call 513-933-3947.
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