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Adult Division: 330-729-4100

High School: 330-729-4000

STEM+ME2: 330-729-4000 Ext.1207

Curriculum Highlights


Program Description

Study the diverse field of cosmetology by learning hair, skin and nail care techniques. Students will have the opportunity to work with outside clients under the supervision of their instructor at The Salon at MCCTC. Senior students are required to complete a 150-hour internship at an approved salon.

Students in this program will learn:

  • Styling techniques
  • Hair cutting/clipper cuts
  • Permanent weaves/relaxers
  • Hair coloring
  • Artificial and natural nail applications
  • Skin care
  • Hair removal
  • The importance of continuing education
  • Business Experience
College Connection

Higher Education Options

Advanced training is also available in the form of seminars and workshops covering new trends, products and techniques, which give the stylist the opportunity to earn continuing education credits

Articulation Agreements with the following institutions:

  • University of Akron
  • Kent State University
  • Hocking College
  • Eastern Gateway Community College
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Career Options

Students who have completed this program are prepared for careers as:

  • Color Technician
  • Makeup Artist
  • Manicurist
  • Master Stylist
  • Platform Artist
  • Representative for beauty products

Industry Credentials

All qualified students will go through a mock state board exam at MCCTC prior to their Columbus state board exam for licensing in the state of Ohio. Students who complete all 1500 required hours are eligible for the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology Licensure Exam before graduation. The Ohio State Board of Cosmetology License is worth 12 credits. Students will also become OSHA Certified (1 credit.)

Industry Organization

Mahoning County Career & Technical Center

7300 North Palmyra Rd., Canfield, OH 44406 • High School - 330-729-4000 • Adult Division - 330-729-4100

The MCCTC offers a group of passionate professionals ready to help you begin your career. Since 1972, MCCTC has provided thousands of students with the education to lead a successful career and life. Once enrolled in one of our diverse programs, your options and potential are limitless.

The Mahoning County Career and Technical Center offers adults an opportunity to start or advance in a career. MCCTC Adult Career Center offers Industry Credential Programs, professional development classes and other courses to put you on the right track.

Governing Board Members

  • Attorney Kathi McNabb-Welsh, President
  • Michael Stanko, Vice President
  • Attorney David Engler, Board Member
  • Mr. Richard S. Scarsella, Board Member
  • Ms. Beth Donofrio, Board Member
  • Mr. Ronald Shives, Board Member
  • Mrs. Marie Dockry, Board Member

Additional Board Information

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