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Manicuring/Nail Technology (55400) CIP 12.0410

Last updated on June 8, 2021, 9:17 a.m.

The manicuring/nail technology curriculum provides competency-based knowledge, scientific and artistic principles, and hands-on fundamentals associated with the nail technology industry. The curriculum provides a simulated salon environment which enables students to develop manipulative skills.

Course work includes instruction in all phases of professional nail technology, business and computer principles, product knowledge, and other related topics.

Graduates should be prepared to take the North Carolina Cosmetology State Board Licensing Exam and upon passing be licensed and qualify for employment in beauty and nail salons, as a platform artist, and in related businesses.

Curriculum Offerings:

SHC - Semester Hour Credits

Additional Information:

All Cosmetic Arts courses (with the prefix COS) require a grade of C (70) or higher to receive credit for the course.

Steps to Enroll for Cosmetology Programs


For additional information regarding this program, contact the chair, Ronald Wolfe,

Faculty Mentors:

Ronald Wolfe Chair