Isothermal Community College

Health and Public Services


Available Programs

Diploma is available in this curriculum.

Certificates are also offered in the following:

  • Cosmetology Instructor
  • Manicuring Instructor
  • Manicuring/Nail Technology

Program Description

The Cosmetology curriculum is designed to provide competency-based knowledge, scientific/artistic principles, and hands-on fundamentals associated with the cosmetology industry. The curriculum provides a simulated salon environment which enables students to develop manipulative skills. Course work includes instruction in all phases of professional imaging, hair design, chemical processes, skin care, nail care, multi-cultural practices, business/computer principles, product knowledge, and other selected topics.

Program Outlines

Graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in professional imaging, hair design, skin care, and nail care
  • Demonstrate an understanding of chemical processes
  • Demonstrate an understanding of multicultural practices
  • Demonstrate an understanding of sanitation/infection control
  • Demonstrate an understanding of business and computer principles

What fields or jobs are available for Cosmetology majors?

  • Beauty Salons-Entrepreneurship
  • Color Specialist
  • Cruise Ship Stylist
  • Instructor/Educator for Specialized Area
  • Make-up Artist for Fashion Runways
  • Nail Care Specialist
  • Platform Artist
  • Sales Consultant, Retail Distributor
  • Skin Care Specialist

Who employs Cosmetology majors?

  • Booth Retail
  • Franchise paid by commission and sales
  • Private or Community College Instructor
  • Self Employed by Ownership and/or Partnership
  • Sales Consultant/Sales Distributor
  • Color Specialist
  • Platform Artist

Preparing for a career in Cosmetology:

Your Passion, Our Pride!

Are you ready to enter a world of creativity, sculpting and design? Isothermal Community College Cosmetology Department welcomes you! ICC Cosmetology is proud to be a “Pivot Point” member school; the world leader in cosmetology curriculum. Here your passion becomes your reality; we are here to develop your success through dedicated and inspirational training/instructing in all areas of cosmetology including hair, skin and nails.

Let us create something beautiful together!

Where do I find more information?