The following is an outline of items that will be covered in the 1,500 hour cosmetology course. At the completion of this course the student will be able and qualified to pass the Virginia State Board Exam for Cosmetology to receive a professional license enabling them to perform any standard cosmetology service required by the salon:

  • Orientation, School Policies & Safety
  • Nail Care with Manicuring & Pedicuring
  • Shampooing & Rinsing
  • Scalp Treatments
  • Hair Styling & Cutting
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Permanent Waving & Chemical Relaxing
  • Hair Coloring & Bleaching
  • Skin Care & Makeup Application
  • Wigs, Hair Pieces & Related Theory
  • Salon Management & Business 


There will be approximately 1,000 hours devoted to the mastery of practical performances. These practical performances include mastery of each of the following treatments with a practical “test off” evaluation in each category by the instructor before graduation.  
















This program available at the Richmond  and Williamsburg locations only.

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  • Hair and Scalp Treatments
  • Hair Styling
  • Tinting
  • Bleaching and Frosting
  • Temporary Rinses
  • Semi Permanent Color
  • Cold Permanent Waving or Chemical Relaxing
  • Hair Shaping 
  • Wig Care, Styling and Placing On Model
  • Finger Waving and Thermal Waving
  • Manicures and Pedicures
  • Facials and Waxing
  • Sculptured Nails/Tips and Wraps

Cosmetology Program

1,500 hours
School of Cosmetology