Hour Requirements

Required Hours for Each Course

* You must hold a Nevada Cosmetology, Hair Design, Esthetics, or Nail Technology license to enroll in this program. You must have 1+ year(s) work experience in the field that must be proven by providing tax documents or a statement from a prior/current employer/salon owner when applying. You must also have a high school diploma or GED.


** You must hold a Nevada Cosmetology, Hair Design, Esthetics, or Nail Technology license to enroll in this program. You must also have a high school diploma or GED.

Cosmetology
1600 hours
 
Hair Design
1000 hours
 
Esthetics
600 hours
 
 
Nail Technology
600 hours
Provisional Instructor *
500 hours
 
Student Instructor **
700 hours
 
 
Shampoo Technologist
50 hours

Do you have hours from a previous enrollment at a school in Nevada?
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Curriculum for Each Course

Cosmetology
Theory, Nevada law, infection control & prevention, blow drying, scalp treatment, finger waving, extensions & nail wraps, skin, facials, arching, makeup, finger waving, hair color, hair cutting, manicuring, pedicuring, shampoo services, thermal straightening & curling, permanent waving, chemical straightening, wet hairdressing, wigs & hairpieces, salon management, dispensary, reception desk, and more.
Hair Design
Theory, Nevada law, infection control & prevention, blow drying, scalp treatment, finger waving, hair color, hair cutting, shampoo services, thermal straightening & curling, permanent waving, chemical straightening, wet hairdressing, wigs & hairpieces, salon management, dispensary, reception desk, and more.
Esthetics
Theory, Nevada law, infection control & prevention, hair removal, facials, facial machines, makeup application, eyelash application, salon management, dispensary, reception desk, and more.
  Nail Technology
Theory, Nevada law, infection control & prevention, manicuring, pedicuring, gel nail services, acrylic nail services, nail wraps & extensions, salon management, dispensary, reception desk, and more.
     Shampoo Technology
Theory, Nevada law, infection control & prevention, shampoo services, and more.
         Provisional/Student Instructor
Nevada law, lesson planning, teaching methods, problem-solving, classroom management, teaching aids, and more.