cosmetology students

Career Opportunities

• Hair Stylist • Makeup Artist • Beauty School Instructor • Manufacturer Representative • Nail Technician • Salon Owner • And Many More...

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PORTER COUNTY CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION Cosmetology



Due to 21st Century advertising trends,
fashionable looks for both men and women will remain of great importance. Although styles will change, a cosmetologist’s task will remain the same...to help people look attractive. As a service professional, you will be shampooing, cutting, styling, straightening, perming, and coloring hair; giving manicures; providing scalp and facial treatments; and furnishing makeup analysis. At the end of this program, you will be eligible to take the Indiana State Beauty Board Examination. You need to pass ISTEP or to achieve a GED before you will be recommended for the Indiana Cosmetology license examination.

         Educational Opportunities

Specialized training offered at
private schools
Manufacturer-sponsored workshops, seminars, and conferences

         wages

The average income for a salon professional, according to the U.S. Dept. of Labor, is up to $41,620.
Grade 11,12       Credits 8