There’s more to this profession than cut and color. The adult-only Cosmetologist — Evening program explores the science behind bringing out beauty! You’ll begin with time in the classroom gaining foundational skills for hair, skin and nail services. Before you know it, you’ll be behind the chair gaining hands-on experience in Meridian’s full-service salon and spa that is open to the public.
This program prepares graduates to enter the workforce as hairstylists, color specialists, manicurists, and makeup artists, just to name a few. In addition to classroom activities, students may have an opportunity to participate in community service projects that are related to their profession, learn from professional product educators and tour local salons. Upon completion of the program, students are prepared to take the Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology licensing exam.
The daytime Cosmetology program is for high school students only. Adult students attend in the evening. The year-round program takes approximately 18 months to complete.
Get out of the classroom and into the real world with projects such as:
Use the skills you’ll learn in this program to find a career you’ll love. Possibilities include:
92% Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology and Barbering pass rate
95% job placement
100% program completion
Statistics represent 2014-2016
Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology and Barbering
2401 NW 23rd, Suite 84
Oklahoma City, OK 73107
Introduction to Cosmetology
Haircutting and Hair Shaping
Hair Texture Chemical Restructuring
Hair Color, Tints, and Bleaching
Customer Service/Shop Management
Applicants must be 18 years old and have a high school diploma or pass a high school equivalency test.
Prospective adult students are required to complete an application and submit appropriate documentation to the Cosmetology program for consideration of acceptance. Admission is based on a point system. Points are earned for test scores, letters of recommendation, interview, education, career plans, career interest, and work/hobby experience in the field. This program is designed for students who intend to pursue a career in Cosmetology.
Class Times: Monday – Thursday 4:00 – 10:00 pm year-round.
Applications are accepted twice a year with classes beginning in the summer and winter.
Tuition & Books
(out-of-district tuition is double)
Kit, Nail Pro Magazine, Thumb Drive, Curling Iron
Professional Beauty Association Membership-Optional
State Board Registration
Exam Fee Upon Completion