"Hair is nature's biggest compliment, and the treatment of this compliment is in our hands."
Vidal Sassoon, European Hair Stylist

"Love of beauty is Taste. The creation of beauty is Art."
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet

Unleash your imagination, creativity and expertise in the Cosmetology program. Expert faculty and staff will prepare you for a stimulating and rewarding career, whether you are pursuing a degree or certificate.

Gainful Employment Information

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Contact Information

Lisa Horvatin, Program Advisor
(630) 942-2078

Anna Gay, Program Support Specialist
(630) 942-2502

Mia Boyd, Faculty/Program Coordinator
(630) 942-2918

Business and Technology Division
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1034, (630) 942-2592

Cosmetology Information Session

Addison Center
Tuesday, Oct. 18 at 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 22 at 10 a.m.

Cosmetology Program Salon

Open to the public. Located in Addison.

Creativity, Style, Beauty


Cosmetology Program

Careers in personal beauty celebrate creativity, artistry, passion and a desire to help others. Let COD prepare you for an exciting and rewarding career in cosmetology and learn the trends and techniques necessary to excel in this ever-changing field.