Cosmetology Instructor Training
Cosmetology Instructor Training
(Currently available at the Shreveport campus only)
If you’re a licensed cosmetologist looking to take your career to the next level, Blue Cliff College’s Cosmetology Instructor Training Diploma Program is for you. This intensive program is designed to prepare students to meet all of the requirements set forth in the appropriate States’ Laws (and our accrediting body) to become a cosmetology instructor in the classroom.
This diploma program offers courses of study in advanced cosmetology with a focus on theory, skill, observation, and practice. Students enrolled in this program will learn how to become engaged in the role of being a professional educator with topics that include curriculum development, student motivation, classroom management, teaching methodology, and student testing and evaluation.
The Cosmetology Instructor Training program is 750 clock hours in length. The normal completion time for the day program is six (6) months and one week (or 25 weeks). For the evening program, completion time is nine (9) months, one week, and two days (or 38 weeks). Upon successful completion of this program and all other graduation requirements, graduates will be awarded a Cosmetology Instructor Training Diploma and earn eligibility to take the State’s required licensing examination.
This program is only available at the following Blue Cliff College campus location:
Blue Cliff College – Shreveport
A Branch of Metairie
8731 Park Plaza Drive, Shreveport, LA 71105 | (318) 798-6868
In addition to being in good health and physically able to perform the duties and techniques that are necessary for employment in the cosmetology instruction field, students must meet the following requirements for admission:
- Possess a current and valid Cosmetology license, issued by the respective State Board of Cosmetology
- In Louisiana, in order to enroll in a Cosmetology Instructor Training Program, the prospective student must have a minimum of 12 months of practical experience (effective August 15, 2010; Act 728, Louisiana Legislature, 2010 Session)
How Can I Find Out More About This Career?
For more information about a career as a Cosmetology Instructor, please visit the U.S. Department of Labor’s O*NET website. The Standard Occupational Code (SOC) for the career 25-2032.00 and the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) code for this program is 12.0413.
Licensing and Accreditation Information
Blue Cliff College is licensed by the Louisiana State Board of Cosmetology and accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the US Department of Education.
What Is the Total Cost of the Cosmetology Instructor Training Diploma Program?
The current tuition for a student completing this diploma program in normal time is $8,550. The additional cost for books, supplies, and graduation fees is $550 (for a total cost of $9,100).
Financial Aid is available for students interested in our Cosmetology Instructor Training courses
Contact us today for more information about the Cosmetology Instructor Training diploma program at our Shreveport, LA campus.
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