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  • Work alongside professionals as you cut and style hair, provide nail services, apply make-up and skin care products
  • Increase comprehension of the theory of cosmetology and develop practical skills by doing hands-on activities
  • Attend a national hair show in Chicago; participate in a student organization, traveling to competitions
  • Get a head-start by earning college credit recognized at multiple colleges and other schools of cosmetology
  • Develop marketable skills for immediate employment, and earn industry recognized certifications

Junior completers may return for a senior year of Cosmetology II.

Cosmetology – Advanced Studies

This program for second year students only.

  • Provide multiple services for public customers in a newly renovated salon on the campus of GCI
  • Communicate effectively with customers and perform tasks relative to running your own salon business
  • Accumulate the required instructional hours to qualify for the Michigan State License of Cosmetology
  • Get a head-start by earning a cosmetology license that allows you to work in any salon in Michigan
  • Enhance marketable skills desired by employers, and earn/update industry recognized certifications

Contact your high school counselor to apply!