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Cosmetology Certificate


Certificate of Achievement
El Camino College Compton Educational Center offers a variety of certificate programs. A Certificate of Achievement is recorded on a student's transcript. A Certificate of Accomplishment is not recorded on the transcript. Each of the programs requires completion of courses in a particular field. Unlike degree programs, courses outside the field are not generally required.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 2.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with High Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.5 grade point average or above.

Major Requirements:
A Certificate of Achievement will be issued to students completing a minimum of 37- 46.5 units (1,600 hours) from the day or evening program. At least 50% of the requirements for the Certificate of Achievement must be completed at El Camino College Compton Educational Center. Students may transfer from another institution up to 50% of the Certificate of Achievement requirements.

Day Program:

Cosmetology 1 Introduction to Cosmetology Procedures

 (16 units)

Cosmetology 2abcd*
(Can be taken up to 4 times)
*minimum of two semesters
Advanced Cosmetology Procedures

 (8 units)

Cosmetology 3 Advanced Cosmetology Applications

 (5 units)

 

Evening Program:

Cosmetology 10 Introduction to Cosmetology I

 (8.5 units)

Cosmetology 11 Introduction to Cosmetology II

 (8.5 units)

Cosmetology 12 Intermediate Cosmetology

 (8.5 units)

Cosmetology 13 Advanced Cosmetology I

 (8.5 units)

Cosmetology 14abcd
(Can be taken up to 4 times)
Advanced Cosmetology II

 (8.5 units)

Cosmetology 16abcd
(Can be taken up to 4 times)
Cosmetology Applications

 (4units)

 

Total Units: 37-46.5


Some courses may have to be taken at the Torrance campus.
Description of courses can be found in the class schedule/catalog.
For more information, contact the Alicia Zambrano (310) 900-1600 x 2779.

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