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P O R T E R C O U N T Y
CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION

1005 NORTH FRANKLIN STREET, VALPARAISO, INDIANA 46383

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, CALL DEB, KELLI, KATE,
OR JON IN THE CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION OFFICE 219-531-3170

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 OPPORTUNITES

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