Master Instructor | Cosmetology Program Stillwater | Meridian Tech

Extend your talents from behind the chair and into the classroom as a Master Instructor. This program will teach you how to effectively instruct students in the art and science of cosmetology. You’ll sharpen your skills as a communicator and educator while you learn techniques to teach others about shampooing, cutting, coloring and styling hair. You’ll also learn how to provide instruction in massage, facials and scalp treatments and the application of makeup. Students learn about hair removal and providing nail and skin care services. The Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology has established a 1000-hour licensure requirement. This requirement is reflected in this career major. This program is for adult students only.

How You’ll Learn Hands-On

Get out of the classroom and into the real world with projects such as:

  • Work with current cosmetology students in a salon setting
  • Write and deliver lesson plans

Where it Can Take You

Use the skills you’ll learn in this program to find a career you’ll love. Possibilities include:

  • Cosmetology Instructor
  • Product Specialist
  • Esthetician
  • Medical Aesthetician

What You’ll Learn

Course
Hours

Orientation and Review of Cosmetology Curriculum

60

Introduction to Teaching

120

Course Outline and Development

330

Law, Beauty School Management, and Record Keeping

90

Teaching and Assisting in the Classroom and Clinic

150

Practice Teaching in the Classroom and Clinic

250

Total

1,000

Already Working in A Salon? Cut Your Time in Half!

The Oklahoma Board of Cosmetology has established a 1000-hour licensure requirement, with 500 hours waived for students who have worked in a salon for 2 out of the previous 5 years.

Course
Hours

Orientation and Review of Cosmetology Curriculum

30

Introduction to Teaching

60

Course Outline and Development

165

Law, Beauty School Management, and Record Keeping

45

Teaching and Assisting in the Classroom and Clinic

75

Practice Teaching in the Classroom and Clinic

125

Total

500

Entrance Requirements

Must have current license from the State Board of Cosmetology.

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, letter of recommendation, interview, educational, 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.