Cosmetology as a Career

The field of cosmetology offers various advantages to men and women in all localities, large and small. The time needed for preparation is considerably less than for many other occupations. Cosmetology offers certain personal satisfactions involving judgment and creative ability, which makes it attractive to people with artistic flair.

The Cosmetology Program is designed to give students thorough training in the arts, skills, and applied sciences that deal with the adornment through care and treatment of the hair, nails, and skin.

Employment Outlook

The earnings in beauty occupations vary widely. Salaries for Cosmetologists depend on such factors as experience, speed of performance, quality of work, enthusiasm, skill, and the ability to build and keep a good clientele. Cosmetologists are often paid a basic wage plus a commission; the commissions vary with the type of salon and its location.

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