If a career in the beauty industry and the thought of becoming a professional artist interests you, the cosmetology program may provide unlimited possibilities for you!
NGTC’s cosmetology curriculum meets state licensing requirements of the State Board of Cosmetology. Students receive specialized training in skin, hair, and nail care, as well as reception, sales, and salon management. Graduates who also complete state licensure requirements are employable as cosmetology salespeople, cosmetologists, salon managers, or salon owners.
Students who graduate from the diploma program may continue on to the Associate of Technical Management AAS opening the doors to additional career opportunities that could include platform artist or company education specialists for health and beauty product companies as well as entry-level management positions with corporate hair salons.
The cosmetology diploma program at NGTC goes far beyond the basics of cut and color! From skin and nail care to fundamentals of physiology to experience in salon sales and management, this course of study truly prepares students for careers in the field of cosmetology.
The program emphasizes specialized hands-on training in:
Highly qualified instructors with real-world experience want students to fall in love with cosmetology, complete the program with success, and obtain the knowledge to acquire the State Board license. Most of all, they want graduates to have the self-assurance to walk into a salon and go straight to work with confidence.
Courses in the program include:
Individuals who graduate from NGTC’s Cosmetology programs can hit the floor running if they choose to become:
Platform artist for hair professional companies
Company education specialist for hair product companies
Graduates of the Cosmetology Technology program may work in a variety of fields including:
Resort and Salon Management
Additional career options can be researched on the following site(s):
Live work includes projects which are approved to provide realistic training for students. Students and members of the community may have services rendered in those programs and departments conducting live work. The Cosmetology programs on the Blairsville and Clarkesville campuses provide live work services in the salons on campus as scheduled during semester instruction.
If a career in the beauty industry and the thought of becoming a professional artist interests you, the Cosmetology program may provide unlimited possibilities for you!