Non-degree Cosmetology FAQs

What will I learn in the Cosmetology program?

In Cosmetology, you will learn how to cut, style, color, relax, perm and braid hair. You will also learn how to apply makeup, artificial nails and eyelashes and do manicures, pedicures and facials.

What are some of the topics that make up the Cosmetology program?

Students will learn about sanitation, bacteriology, chemistry, anatomy and physiology and other topics.

What are the hours of the program?

We offer a full-time day program that meets 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Wednesday or 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and a part-time evening program that meets 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday.

How long does it take to complete the program?

Both the full-time day program and the part-time evening program take about 18 months to complete.

Do you provide job placement assistance?

Yes, Wake Tech hosts job fairs to assist students with job placement.