Cosmetology - Continuing Education

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The Cosmetology curriculum is designed to provide English and Spanish-speaking students with hands-on training in a simulated salon environment. Course work includes instructions in all phases of professional imaging, hair design, chemical processes, skin care, nail care, multi-cultural practices, business/computer principles, product knowledge, and other selected topics.

Graduates of the program are skilled in hairstyling, haircutting, sculptured nails technology, skin care, permanent waving and relaxing, and hair color. Upon completion of the program and after attaining a passing score on the State Board Exam, graduates are qualified to work in cosmetology salons and related businesses throughout North Carolina.

The program is estimated to cost about $1,900. Students may qualify for scholarship opportunities.

JCC also offers an associates degree and diploma as well as numerous continuing education courses in cosmetology.

Para más información en español:
(919) 209-2039

Cosmetology Evening Program

The Cosmetology Evening/Weekend Program is a three semester program. 

Course Code Date(s) Day(s) Time(s) Location Fees Book

COS 3201 01F 
Cosmetology I
(taught in English
and Spanish)

July 14 - December 21, 2021 Monday, Tuesday, 
Wednesday & Thursday
5:00 pm- 11:00 pm JCC Main Campus,
Wilson Building
C1116,  C1090 & C2019
Registration: $185
Textbooks: $300
Supplies Kit: $900
Uniforms/Shoes: $130
Nametags: $20 ESTIMATED TOTAL  = 
(all prices subject to change)
Milady's Standard 
Cosmetology Textbook Bundle 


Manicurist Licensing Class

This comprehensive course provides instruction and clinical practice in manicuring, nail building (application and maintenance of artificial nails) and pedicuring. The course content includes nail anatomy, disorders of nails, and irregularities of nails; theory and salesmanship as it relates to manicuring; actual practice in manicuring; and arm, hand, and foot massage.

Manicurist Licensing Class is a one semester program. 

Course Code Date(s) Day(s) Time(s) Location Fees Book

COS 3101 01P 

September 10 - January 29, 2022




2-6pm, 6:30-10:30pm

10-2pm, 2:30-8:30pm

JCC Main Campus,
Wilson Building, C1091F
Registration: $185
Textbooks: $268
Supplies Kit: $400
Uniforms/Shoes: $100
Nametags: $20 ESTIMATED TOTAL  = 
(all prices subject to change)

Milady's Standard Nail Technology Textbook Bundle (available at JCC Bookstore)


To register for any of these classes:

Complete CE Registration form online and pay the registration fee of $185 in the Registrar’s office or

Call or Email:
Maegan Williams 

Maggie Godwin

Scholarships Available:

GEER Scholarship ($750)
Back to Class Scholarship ($185)

Cosmetology Salon Operating Hours

Click Here to see the current salon hours.


Frankie Avery, Coordinator of Cosmetology

(919) 209-2107