Cosmetology

Testing Requirements

Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment Systems (CASAS)
Reading: 239
Math: 229
and Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE)
Language: 572
Scores are valid for up to two years

Test Center

Location

FCTC Main Campus (St. Augustine)

Meet the Instructor

OVERVIEW

Express individual creativity through artistic hair, nail, and skincare services using the latest techniques and name-brand products

Operate a full-service interactive salon and spa that surpasses client expectations

Work alongside professional cosmetologists to master all aspects of quality salon services and management

CAREER FOCUS
Prepared for state licensure, immediate employment, and further education

Student & Alumni Spotlight

Average Salary

$30,440 /year

Community Partners and Recent Employers of Graduates:

WHAT YOU'll LEARN

Instruction

Program Overview:

  • Business management, including communication skills and leadership
  • Coloring
  • Cosmetology FL law, rules & ethics
  • Facial & skin care services
  • Hair texture services: permanent waves, relaxers, keratin treatments
  • Hairstylist & haircutting
  • Makeup application
  • Manicure & pedicure services
  • Science of the skin, hair, and nails

Gain real-life, hands-on client experience at our Knot Just Hair Salon.

 

Cosmetology
OCPCourse NumberCourse TitleCourse Length Hours
ACSP0009Grooming and salon services, Core, Facials and Nails225
A COS0002Cosmetologist and Hairdresser 1 (One) 300
ACOS0003Cosmetologist and Hairdresser 2 (Two) 300
ACOS0009Cosmetologist and Hairdresser 3 (Three) 375

Industry Certifications

  • Florida Cosmetology License

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

  • Cosmetic sales person
  • Facial specialist
  • Hair stylist
  • Makeup artist
  • Nail tech
  • Product educator
  • Salons
  • Spas

OUR NUMBERS

Discover how First Coast Technical College prepares students for the Human Services industry.

84%
Completion Rate*
81%
PLACEMENT Rate*
100%
Licensure

Based upon the 2021 Council on Occupational Education Annual Report CPL data is pulled from 2018 – 2019.

Steps to Enroll

Step 1‐ Attend aProgram Information Session & Tour

Step 2‐ Apply for Federal Student Aid

Step 3‐ Gather Needed Documents

Step 4‐ Register for Classes

Instructor / Contact

Name: Tammy Vaughn
Email:[email protected]
Phone: (904) 547-3452
Fax: (904) 547-3614

Name: Chloe Valentine
Email:[email protected]
Phone: (904) 547-3452
Fax: (904) 547-3614

Are you ready to jumpstart your career?

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