Cosmetology Instructor Training

Cosmetology Instructor Training


This program is designed to prepare students to become Cosmetology Instructors. The program includes: theory, methodology and techniques in hair cutting, styling, lectures, supervision and office management. To be admitted to the program, a person must have completed the required 6 semester hours and have Mississippi Cosmetology Board approval.

The curriculum is designed for students who have at least two years of active practical experience as a licensed cosmetologist and currently hold a valid Mississippi cosmetology license. Student instructors who do not have two years of active experience must have 1,000 hours plus the 6 semester hours.

Upon completion of this course, a student is given a certificate which entitles him/her to take the State Cosmetology Examination for a license to become a licensed operator to operate his/her own shop or work with others. This program offers two options: a Technical Certificate and an Associate of Applied Science Degree.

Courses Are Offered At These Locations


For a complete list of courses, please see our college catalog.

Admission Requirements

To be admitted to this program a person must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent and have the following minimum scores on the ACCUPLACER test:

  • Sentence Structure: 60
  • Arithmetic: 34
  • Reading Comprehension: 55


P: 601-885-7072

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