Students will obtain education and skills in preparation for the Pennsylvania State Board Cosmetology Examination. Students may take this exam after completing 1250 hours in the program.
Cosmetology is a three-year course for tenth, eleventh, and twelfth grade students. The course will be operated by the
Anatomy and physiology
Haircutting and hair styling
Study of nails and skin
Wigs and hair additions
Cosmetology kit, books, and smock
Lock for locker
Rubber soled tennis shoes
Pivot Point; Huge Group of Professionals; 2003.
J.C. Penney Salon – Washington, PA
Smartstyle – South Strabane, PA
Color processing machine
Salon management software
PA Skills Certificate
Gordon Phillips Beauty School
Ethnic Hair Specialist
Body Make-Up Artist
State Board Examiner
Speaking — Talking to others to convey information effectively.
Time Management — Managing one's own time and the time of others.
Coordination — Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
Social Perceptiveness — Being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do.
Reading Comprehension — Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
Learning Strategies — Selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things.
Active Learning — Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
Equipment Selection — Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.
Critical Thinking — Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Employment (2008) 631,000 employees
Projected Growth (2008-2018) Much faster than average (20% or higher)
Projected Need (2008-2018) 219,500 additional employees