This major is subject to space availability and pre-requisite approval.
This major prepares students to become licensed as qualified teachers of cosmetology theory and practice in industry as well as in public or private institutions. Students receive training in teaching methods, course outlining and development, and appropriate evaluation techniques. Included are law, beauty school management, and record keeping. To obtain state licensing, students must complete 1000 hours of instruction and pass the Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology written and practical exams.
Applicants must complete a Southern Tech Application for Admission. Additional information and applications are available at the Southern Tech campus and online at www.sotech.edu. Enrollment for this career major is open to partnering High Schools (juniors/seniors) and Adults.
High School Student: Free. Adult Student (in-district): $3.00 per hour; Adult Student (Out-of-District): $6 per hour; and Adult Student (Out-of-State): $9 per hour. Additional costs may include books, supplies, and miscellaneous fees.
Financial Aid and Scholarships
Financial aid and scholarships are available for qualifying students.
|Course Outline and Development||330|
|Introduction to Teaching||120|
|Law, Beauty School Management, and Record Keeping||90|
|Orientation and Review of Cosmetology Curriculum||60|
|Practice Teaching in the Classroom and Clinic||250|
|Teaching and Assisting in the Classroom and Clinic||150|
|Estimated time to complete (Full Time)||1 year|
|Estimated time to complete (Half Time)||2 years|
Targeted Certifications and/or Credentials
► Master Instructor
Certifications may vary by Program and are subject to change without notice.
Adults (Half Time) 8:00-11:00 AM or 12:30-3:30 PM; Adults (Full Time) 8:00-11:00 AM and 12:30-3:30 PM; High School Students 8:15-11:00 AM or 12:45-3:30 PM (students are encouraged to attend 8:00-8:15 AM or 12:30-12:45 PM for curriculum enrichment).
The following list is associated with the approved SOC (Standard Occupational Classification) for this program and does not necessarily represent immediate opportunities; additional training may be required for some options listed.
Barber Stylist, Beautician, Cosmetologist, Hair Dresser, Hair Stylist, Hairdresser, Hairstylist, Manager Stylist, Master Cosmetologist, Stylist – Approximate Pay Potential: $8-24/Hour. (source: https://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/39-5012.00):
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