This program is for the 2014-2015 academic year and may not accurately reflect HCC's current offerings.

The Manicuring Instructor curriculum provides a course of study covering the skills needed to teach the theory and practices of manicuring as required by the North Carolina State Board of Cosmetology.  Course work includes all phases of manicuring theory laboratory instruction.

Graduates should be prepared to take the North Carolina Cosmetology State Board Manicuring Licensing Exam and upon passing be qualified for employment in a cosmetology or manicuring school.

Graduation requires the listed courses, HCC Cosmetic Art Competencies, NC State Board of Cosmetic Arts requirements, and 320 hours and have a 2.0 GPA or higher before making application to take the teaching licensing exam.

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Suggested Schedule for 2014-2015 (Updated Dec 03, 2013)

This program is typically offered in alternating years.

Certificate in Manicuring Instructor C55380

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
COS-251 Manicure Instructional Concepts 8 0 0 8
COS-252 Manicure Instructional Practicum 0 15 0 5
Total: 13

Total Credit Hours: 13