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COSMETOLOGY CERTIFICATES

Certificate of Achievement

Compton College offers a variety of certificate programs. A Certificate of Achievement is recorded on
a student's transcript. A Certificate of Accomplishment is not recorded on the transcript. Each of the programs requires completion of courses in a particular field. Unlike degree programs, courses outside the field are not generally required.

  • A Certificate of Achievement is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 2.0 grade point average.
  • A Certificate of Achievement with Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.0 grade point average.
  • A Certificate of Achievement with High Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.5 grade  point average or above.

Major Requirements:

A Certificate of Achievement will be issued to students completing a minimum of 37- 46.5 units (1,600 hours) from the day or evening program. At least 50% of the requirements for the Certificate of Achievement must be completed at  Compton College. Students may transfer from another institution up to 50% of the Certificate of Achievement requirements.

Level II Certificate of Achievement:

Day Program

Course # Course Name Units
101 Introduction to Cosmetology Procedures 13
110 Intermediate Cosmetology Procedures 8
112 Advanced Cosmetology 8
114 Advanced Cosmetology and State Board 8
130 or Advanced Cosmetology Applications 5
140 Cosmetology Practicum 4


Evening Program

Course # Course Name Units
104 Introduction to Cosmetology I 6.5
105 Introduction to Cosmetology II 6.5
110 Intermediate Cosmetology 8
112 Advanced Cosmetology Procedures 8
114 Advanced Cosmetology and State Board 8
130 or Advanced Cosmetology Applications 5
140 Cosmetology Practicum 4

CERTIFICATE OF ACCOMPLISHMENT

A Certificate of Accomplishment will be granted upon completion of all program requirements.  A least 50 percent of the courses required for the certificate must be completed at Compton College. Completion of at least 500 hours are required.


Cosmetology Level I Certificate of Accomplishment

13 units from :

Course # Course Name Units
101 or Introduction to Cosmetology Procedures 13
104 and Intermediate Cosmetology Procedures 6.5
105 Advanced Cosmetology 6.5


Description of courses can be found in the class schedule/catalog.


 

For more information, contact Celia Valdez at 310-900-1600, ext. 2137


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