Cosmetology


Fashion and Interior Design Industry Sector
 
 
If you would like to tour the program or show your support by making an appointment, please call us at (530) 344-8939. View our 2017 brochure for additional appointment options (hair, skin, and nails) and a complete pricing guide.
 
 
 

Course Information

 
Location:
Virtual Academy
6540 Koki Lane
El Dorado, CA 95623
 
Time:
12:30 - 5:30 pm  Monday through Friday during the school year.
Once high school is dismissed for the summer, all students are expected to attend from 9:00 am - 5:30 pm Monday through Friday until high school resumes in August.
 
Length of Course:
Students must complete 1600 clock hours which was usually completed in three semesters. New students are accepted for classes beginning in July and January of each school year. This course runs on a different schedule than the high schools in our district. Students will attend class until the middle of June (high schools are dismissed at the end of May) and resume class in mid-July (high schools resume in August). All other holidays and breaks observed by the El Dorado Union High School District are followed in this program. There is a four week summer break for the Cosmetology program.
 
Credits:
15 credits per semester with a passing grade.
 

Certifications Earned

Board of Barbering and Cosmetology Cosmetologist
 

Enrollment Eligibility

High school juniors and seniors who are age 16 or older are eligible to enroll in this course at no charge.
Once students graduate from high school, students will be required to pay a registration fee, lab fee and kit fee (one time charge) per semester to complete the course.
 

Course Prerequisites

High school juniors and seniors must request this course through their high school counselor and complete an application during their school's course selection period (January - March).
 
Students must provide their own transportation to class.