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Cosmetology Course by Strand College of Hair Design in Myrtle Beach

Strand College offers a Cosmetology course in order to provide a quality educational experience for up and coming students in Myrtle Beach. Our Cosmetology course offers a quality education in the theory of beauty and the basics of hair design application. The course will be a 1,500 hours of teaching the standards of the beauty industry and hair design. It is a hands on teacher training course focused solely on the fundamentals of Cosmetology. Classes consist of learning hair design, hair coloring, hair and skin treatment, and professional ethics.

Course Description

Cosmetology is a 1500 clock hour educational course, which provides systematic instruction, training, and demonstrations in all areas of the industry.

Topics Covered

  • hair designing (shaping and styling)
  • chemical reformation (permanent waving and straightening)
  • hair color / lightening
  • scalp / hair care treatments
  • shampoos
  • rinses
  • manicuring
  • pedicuring
  • artificial nails
  • skin care (facials and make-up)
  • professional ethics
  • salon management

Course Objectives

The student will obtain knowledge through theory lectures, demonstrations, audio, visuals, practice on mannequins and then clients. The student will be able to demonstrate proficiency in all phases of the course. They will be able to understand, analyze, and combine their theory and knowledge with practical skills, which will be performed in a controlled and supervised environment, on the general public.

Evaluation of the student’s progress will be judged by regularly scheduled theory exams and practical skills grading.

Upon successful completion of the curriculum, the student will be qualified to apply to the State Board of Cosmetology for the licensing exam and a successful career in the cosmetology industry.

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Tuition and Fees

1500 Hours

Application Fee: $40.00
Registration Fee: $60.00
Cosmetology Tuition: $15,000
Optional Kits/supplies: $1,800

Total: $16,900.00

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SOC Codes

  • 39-5012 Hairdresser
  • 39-2091 Makeup Artist
  • 39-5092 Manicurist⁄Pedicurist
  • 39-5094 Skin Care Specialist
  • 25-2032 Vocational Education Teachers, Secondary School

CIP Codes

  • 12.0401 Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
  • 12.0406 Make-up Artist/Specialist
  • 12.0407 Hair Styling/Stylist and Hair Design
  • 12.0408 Facial Treatment Specialist/Facials
  • 12.0409 Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
  • 12.0410 Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist
  • 12.0412 Salon/Beauty Salon Management/Manager
  • 12.0413 Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
  • 12.0414 Master Aesthetician/Esthetician
  • 12.0499 Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Arts, Other