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Cosmetology Student Learning Outcomes

Cosmetology Program graduates will

  • Complete 50 credit hours, which is equivalent to 1500 hours, according to the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
  • Be prepared to successfully pass the Illinois State Board Exam in Cosmetology.
  • Perform services in hair designing, hair cutting, hair styling, chemical texture, hair coloring, nail technology, and skin care.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in salon equipment and tools usage.
  • Practice safety, sanitation, and infection control procedures.
  • Develop business management skills.
  • Present a portfolio designed for job seeking.


Contact Information

For more information please contact

Tracey Dulceak
Program Support Specialist
Phone: (630) 942-2514

Mia Boyd
Faculty Chair
Phone: (630) 942-2918

Tim Meyers
Division Chair
Phone: (630) 942-3223

Arts, Communication, and Hospitality Division Office
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 219
(630) 942-2048