Southern Union State Community College

Program Overview

Cosmetology ProgramThe Cosmetology program is designed to promote individuals to meet the rigorous standards outlined by the Alabama State Board of Cosmetology. Students completing the program will have been trained in a number of disciplines such as: shampooing, haircutting, hair straightening, permanent waving, wig and hairpiece enhancements and hair coloring.

Students are also trained in the area of facials and facial make-up, specialized scalp treatments as well as providing manicures and pedicures. These disciplines are taught and observed using strict industry standards in hygiene and safety. This program helps prepare students to take their cosmetologist exams with the Alabama Board of Cosmetology.