Cosmetology

Cosmetology StudentThe Cosmetology program will prepare you to work as a cosmetologist, hairstylists, and manicurist. You'll gain the skills to provide beauty services such as shampooing, cutting, coloring, styling, manicures, and pedicures. This program will also prepare you to pass the state-licensing exam given by the Colorado Barber/Cosmetology Board.

Learn more about our Barbering program.

Why consider becoming a cosmetologist?

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Work in a creative industry with fun people

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Be on the cutting edge of the beauty and fashion industry

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Interact with clients everyday and meet new people

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Work towards managing or owning your own salon

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Complete classes and start earning in less than one year

What's the pay range for cosmetology jobs?

Entry-level

  • Hourly Pay = $9.17
  • Annual Salary = $19,070

Experienced

  • Hourly Pay = $16.35
  • Annual Salary = $34,018

What types of jobs can I choose to learn?

  • Color consultant 
  • Cosmetologist 
  • Esthetician 
  • Hairstylist
  • Nail tech 
  • Receptionist at salon 
  • Retail beauty product sales 
  • Salon manager or owner

What types of companies can I work for?

  • Beauty schools 
  • Beauty supply companies 
  • Chain hair salons (Cost Cutters, Fantastic Sam's, Great Clips, etc.) 
  • Fashion industry: makeup artist or stylist
  • Hair salons and barbershops 
  • Manicure shops
  • Spas

 

 

Program Details

2014 - 2015 Program Dates:

  • Full-Time (a.m. and p.m.):
    • 8/25/2014 – 7/16/2015
    • 11/10/2014 – Approximately November 2015
    • 2/11/2015 – Approximately February 2016
    • 5/6/2015 – Approximately May 2016
  • Part-Time (Evening)
    • 8/25/2014 – Approximately July 2016
    • 2/11/2015 – Approximately February 2017

Class Hours:

  • Full-Time: M-Th, 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Evening: M-Th, 5:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Cost

  • Qualified Federal Financial Aid Program
  • Total Contact Hours: 1,367
  • Total Credit Hours: 64.00
  • Estimated Program Cost: $8,465.00 plus books and materials
  • The estimated costs are for reference only. Exact prices will be assigned during the registration process.

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Events

Monday, September 22, 2014
Phlebotomy Informational Meeting
Time: 2:00pm
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Practical Nursing/LPN Information Meeting
Time: 2:00pm
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Office Administration Informational Meeting
Time: 2:00am

Related Services

 

**Emily's Barber Shop is now open for business at the new location, 1860 Lincoln Street on the Salon/Mezzanine level. We're open 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday and closed for lunch... more »

**Emily's Salon is now open for business at our new location at 1860 Lincoln Street.**

Emily Griffith Technical College has been training Colorado's best cosmetologists for over 75 years. Emily's Salon offers a... more »

From our students...

I chose EGTC because I heard through my school it was the best, because it allowed me to get my certificate and still be on time with high school.

Tyler Snow
Cosmetology Student

From our teachers...

Those wanting to start their own business, this is the field to be in. Our program is very hands on and allows one to work on their craft

Cosmetology - Deborah Gonzales
Cosmetology Instructor