Jul 16, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Cosmetology, A.A.S.

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The Cosmetology program is designed to meet the standards established by the New Mexico State Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists. The program covers coursework in the theory and lab in salon business and retail sales, in addition to college general education courses. The program meets the minimum of 1,600 clock hours required by the State Board.

After successfully completing the program, students are qualified to take the New Mexico Board of Cosmetology licensure examination. Licensing and certification for immediate employment in the field are obtained by passing this exam.

Students entering this program are required to test into RDNG 113  and ENGL 111  on the Accuplacer test. This is a selective admission program that admits students in the fall and spring semesters.

Note: A student must earn a grade of C or higher in all courses required for the program in order to receive a degree or certificate.

Total General Education Requirements: 15-16

Total Credits: 93-94

Suggested Course Sequence Full-time Students:

Students who for any reason are unable to follow the suggested course sequence should contact an academic advisor for help with adjustments.

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