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BECOME A LICENSED COSMETOLOGIST! Experience comes from hands-on learning in the areas of salon operation. You have the opportunity to rehearse your skills on mannequins, friends, family members & other students! Job placement begins with a 150-hour internship at a local salon & ends with a job fair of local salon owners who recognize Greene County Career Center for its reputation of student achievement. The professional environment of respect & trust allows you to express your individuality & creativity while preparing for the State Board of Cosmetology exams.

Cosmetology Video

What Am I Learning?

  • Hair cutting and styling
  • Shampooing
  • Nail care
  • Skin care

Entry Level Career Opportunities

  • Hair stylist
  • Salon receptionist
  • Nail technician
  • Sales consultant

Advanced Career Opportunities

  • Barber
  • Platform artist
  • Salon manager or owner

Industry Certifications & Credentials

A Cosmetologist’s License from the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology & Barber in the areas of:

  • Hair Stylist
  • Nail Manicure

College Connections

  • Clark State Community College ($3000 Tech Prep Scholarship)
  • Sinclair Community College ($3000 Tech Prep Scholarship)

Experiential & Work-based Learning

  • Job placement & apprenticeship during the summer between junior & senior year
  • Salon Verde – a full-service, on campus salon during senior year
  • SkillsUSA CTSO Competitions

OhioMeansJobs Salary Projections (Ohio Average Yearly Pay)

  • Hairstylist and cosmetologist: $19,190-$30,410
  • Shampooer: $21,370-$19,810
  • Manicurists and pedicurist: $19,230-$29,760

Contact Teacher

Jamie Adams at [email protected]

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