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Cosmetology Department Program Frequently Asked Questions

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Question 1:  How long is the program?

One year (equivalent to 3 Semesters). Students start with Beginning, then move to Intermediate, then finish with Advanced.

Question 2:  When can I start?

The program uses a cohort format for classes that starts in the Fall Term.

Question 3:  Can I attend part-time?

We have only full-time classes available.

Question 4:  What are the hours of the program?

There are no evening classes. The day program typically runs from 7:45 AM - 4:15 PM.

Question 5:  Is financial aid available?


Question 6:  Can I transfer hours from another School?

No, we only offer the full 1200 hour program.

Question 7:  Is there an entrance exam for this program?

The program manager uses your current TABE score to assist with admission to the program. The TABE test must be passed in order to graduate from the Cosmetology program. Please contact the Testing Center at your local EFSC campus.

Question 8:  Who do I contact for more information?

The Cosmetology Department at 321-433-7549.