• Program Description

    The Cosmetology Salon at CiTi offers students the opportunity to gain practical experience and apply classroom theory as they work toward meeting the requirements to take the New York state licensing exam. Students will have the opportunity to participate in competitions, community service activities and internships in a salon. Students gain the knowledge to be able to use real-life experiences learned through the program in the Cosmetology classroom clinic. Students are expected to demonstrate the ability to work independently and with others, as well as have appropriate decision-making

    Program Length

    Two years (students may be eligible to apply for a temporary New York state license after attainment of 1,000 hours)

    Industry Alignment

    New York State Cosmetology Division of Licensing Services Curriculum; New York State Education Department Cosmetology Prioritized Curriculum

    Integrated Academic Coursework

    Career and Financial Management (½ credit); Science (½ credit per year); English (½ credit per year)

    4+1 Pathway Option

    NOCTI - Cosmetology NY

    College Credit Opportunities

    Articulation Agreement: Bryant & Stratton College

    Credential Opportunities

    Temporary Cosmetologist License (After the successful completion of 1,000 hours, which includes additional time commitment outside of regular class hours); Technical Endorsement on Graduation Diploma Program

    Program Supplies, Materials, Assessments Provided

     Stylist uniform; NOCTI Cosmetology Exam

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