Cosmetology Careers
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Cosmetology Careers

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Program Requirements

Licensing or certification exams are independent of graduation requirements.

Faculty Info

Cosmetology Diploma
Gainful Employment Program Information

Nail Care Technician
Gainful Employment Program Information

Recommended Information Session for All New Cosmetology, Esthetics and Nail Technician Students

It is recommended that all new Cosmetology, Esthetics and Nail Technician part-time or full-time students attend a program Information Session or by instructor approval prior to each semester. At the information session, applicants and prospective students will receive information regarding the dress code, books and kits, online classes, the attendance policy and financial aid. This information session is designed to prepare you for success in the Cosmetology, Esthetics or Nail Care Technician program. There will also be an opportunity to ask questions during the information session.

Questions? or 651.846.1555

Cosmetology services include the cleaning, conditioning, shaping, reinforcing, coloring and enhancing of hair, skin, and nails.

Nail Technician services include the cleaning, shaping, conditioning and care for the hands and feet as well as the preparation and application of artificial and sculpted nails.
Esthetician services include specialized work with skin care products, analysis of skin and facials. 
Professional Affiliations 
  •  National Cosmetology Association Minnesota (NCA)    
  •  Pivot Point is a registered service mark and trademark owned by Pivot Point International, Inc.
Menu of Salon Services
The Cosmetology Department offers services to the general public as well as faculty, staff, and students. All work is done by STUDENTS ONLY, under the supervision of an instructor. 
Career Settings 
  • Full service salons
  • Day spas
  • Fitness centers
  • Become self employed
  • Department stores
  • Franchise salons
  • Dermatologist and plastic surgeon offices
Cosmetology Career Settings 
  • Stylist
  • Manicurist
  • Cosmetics Buyer
  • Retail/Sales Specialist
  • Manufacturer's Representative
Nail Tech Career Settings 
  • Manicurist
  • Manufacturer's Representative