Requirements – Elementor


Individuals wishing to apply and enroll in any course offered by Strand College of HAIR DESIGN must fulfill the following requirements to be considered for acceptance.

  1. Fill out an application for admissions form. Return with all paperwork, a registration fee of 60$,  and an application fee of $40.00 (certified funds).
  2. Furnish proof of your former education. High School Diploma or GED Required is required in order to be accepted into any program at Strand College. Strand College of HAIR DESIGN requires that each student provide a copy of their official certified transcript from their educational institution. All applicants must be at least 17 years of age.
  3. Student must write an essay about why they want to become a professional in their chosen field. In addition, two (2) letters of personal recommendation must be received by the Admissions Office. One letter must be a professional educator recommendation.
  4. Schedule an appointment with an admissions officer. An interview is required with each applicant after the above is completed. Additional interviews may be required.

NOTE: Candidates for the Instructor Training program must also have a current cosmetology, manicuring, or esthetics license issued by the S.C. State Board of Cosmetology and will take a Methods of Teaching Course (45 Hour) before completion of the Teacher Training Course.


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