Amanda Beasley, Cosmetology alumna

“My career in cosmetology has helped me gain the financial independence I needed. I am now self-employed and I love it! I am forever grateful for the skills, knowledge, professionalism, and guidance that I have received from this program.” – SFSC Alumna Amanda Beasley

Cosmetology – CC 

Earning a Career Certificate (CC) in Cosmetology prepares you for entry-level employment in a hair styling salon.

  • Students learn in a modern, well-equipped, school-operated salon
  • In the salon, students perform services on one another and mannequins at first and then, as skills advance, local patrons and other students
  • Guest speakers from Spa Girl International, Scruples Hair Care, and Surface Hair have visited campus to speak with students about the industry
  • Upon completion, graduates are eligible to apply for the Florida State Board of Cosmetology examination 

Course Examples (for a larger list, visit the College Catalog):

  • Hair Design
  • Chemical Reformation
  • Precision Cutting
  • Manicuring and Pedicuring
  • Facials
  • Makeup Application
  • Theory and Practical Study of Trichoanalysis and Chromatology

Length: 1,200 contact hours (approximately 10.5 months)

Tim Johnson
Cosmetology Program Manager
Highlands Campus, Building K
Office: 863-784-7143