Cosmetology (COS)

COS110 Hair Design Theory

Credits 4Fall/Spring

Registration Requirement: Acceptance into the Cosmetology program.

This class focuses on the beginning background information necessary for Cosmetology students to prepare for Cosmetology clinic/lab sessions and to meet the requirements set forth by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology. Areas to be addressed include history and career opportunities, life skills, professional image, communication for success, infection control principles and practices, properties of the hair and scalp, and selected topics in anatomy and physiology and basic chemistry.

Additional Course Fee: $320.00

COS111 Hair Design Lab and Pre-Clinic

Credits 8Fall/Spring

Registration Requirement: Acceptance into the Cosmetology program.

Pre-Clinic lab sessions prepare students to meet the requirements set forth by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology. Areas to be addressed include hair design, shampooing, rinsing and conditioning, haircutting, hairstyling, braiding, wigs, chemical texture services and hair coloring.

Additional Course Fee: $360.00

COS113 Cosmetology Lab and Clinic I

Credits 8Fall/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111 and COS121.

Clinic and lab sessions prepare students to meet the requirements set forth by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology. Areas to be addressed include hair design, shampooing, rinsing and conditioning, haircutting, hairstyling, braiding, wigs, chemical texture services, hair coloring, manicuring, pedicuring, nail enhancements, removal of nail enhancements, facials, temporary hair removal, lash and brow tinting, artificial lashes and makeup.

Additional Course Fee: $360.00

COS120 Esthetics and Nail Technology Theory I

Credits 4Summer/Winter

Registration Requirement: Acceptance into the Cosmetology program.

This course focuses on the beginning background information necessary for Esthetics and Nail Technology students to prepare for participation in clinic/lab sessions and to meet requirements set forth by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology. Areas addressed include professional image, life skills, communicating for success, infection control principle and practice, general anatomy and physiology, basics of nutrition, physiology and histology of the skin, skin care products, chemistry, ingredients and selection, skin analysis, basic facials, facial massage, the world of makeup, nail structure and growth, manicuring, pedicuring, nail tips, wraps and nail art.

Additional Course Fee: $320.00

COS121 Esthetics and Nail Technology Lab and Clinic I

Credits 8Summer/Winter

Registration Requirement: Acceptance into the Cosmetology program.

These pre-clinic sessions prepare the students to meet the requirements set forth by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology. Areas addressed include client relations, infection control, skin analysis, facials, massage, makeup, temporary hair removal, makeup application, manicures, pedicures, nail enhancements and nail art.

Additional Course Fee: $360.00

COS122 Esthetics and Nail Technology Theory II

Credits 4Summer/Winter

Registration Requirement: COS120.

These lecture sessions concentrate on preparing students to meet the requirements set forth by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology. Areas addressed include history and career opportunities, review of manicuring and pedicuring, review of facials, basics of chemistry, nail product chemistry, nail enhancements, electric filing, basics of electricity, disorders and diseases of the skin and nail, machine skin care, hair removal, advanced skin treatments, career planning, the salon business, seeking employment and selling products and services.

Additional Course Fee: $320.00

COS123 Esthetics and Nail Technology Lab and Clinic II

Credits 8Summer/Winter

Registration Requirement: COS121.

These clinic sessions prepare the student to meet the requirements set forth by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology. Areas addressed include client relations, infection control, skin analysis, facial, skin treatments, massage, makeup, temporary hair removal, makeup application, manicures, pedicures, nail enhancements, electric filing, nail art, hair design, shampooing, rinsing and conditioning, haircutting, hairstyling, braiding, wigs, chemical texture services and hair coloring.

Additional Course Fee: $360.00

COS201 Concepts in Cosmetology

Credits 4

Registration Requirement: COS110 and COS120.

This class prepares the students to meet the requirements set forth by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology. Areas to be addressed include history and career opportunities, life skills, professional image, communication for success, infection control principles and practices, general anatomy and physiology, skin structure and growth, nail structure and growth, properties of the hair and scalp and selected topics of basic chemistry, electricity and Oregon Law. Offered various terms.

Additional Course Fee: $320.00

COS202 Principles of Cosmetology

Credits 4Spring

Registration Requirement: COS110 and COS120.

This course prepares the students to meet the requirements set forth by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology. Areas to be addressed include principle of hair design, shampooing, rinsing and conditioning, haircutting, hairstyling, braiding and braid extensions, wigs and hair enhancements, chemical texture services, hair coloring, skin disease and disorders, hair removal, facials, facial makeup and Oregon Law. Offered various terms.

Additional Course Fee: $320.00

COS203 Standards of Cosmetology

Credits 4

Registration Requirement: COS110 and COS120.

This course prepares students to meet the requirements set forth by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology. Areas to be addressed include nail diseases and disorders, manicuring, pedicuring, nail tips, wraps and no-light gels, acrylic methacrylate nails, UV gels, seeking employment, on-the-job, the salon business and Oregon Law. Offered various terms.

Additional Course Fee: $320.00

COS215 Cosmetology Lab and Clinic II

Credits 8Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS121, COS123.

Clinic-level lab sessions prepare students to meet the requirements set forth by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology. Areas to be addressed include hair design, women's hair styling, shampooing, rinsing and conditioning, haircutting, hairstyling, braiding, wigs, chemical texture services, specialty permanent waves, hair coloring, manicuring, pedicuring, nail enhancements, removal of nail enhancements, facials, temporary hair removal, lash and brow tinting, artificial lashes and makeup.

Additional Course Fee: $360.00

COS217 Cosmetology Lab and Clinic III

Credits 8Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS121, COS123 and COS215.

Clinic-lab sessions prepare students to meet the requirements set forth by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology. Areas to be addressed include hair design, shampooing, rinsing and conditioning, haircutting, hairstyling, braiding, wigs, hair extensions, chemical texture services, hair coloring, manicuring, pedicuring, nail enhancements, removal of nail enhancements, facials temporary hair removal, lash and brow tinting, artificial lashes and makeup.

Additional Course Fee: $360.00

COS218 Cosmetology Board Exam Prep Theory

Credits 4Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS110, COS120, COS122, COS201, COS202 and COS203.

This course is designed to meet the needs of the salon-ready student preparing to take the Oregon Board of Cosmetology certification exam. Included is a review of safety, sanitation and hygiene, followed by written and oral testing overall subjects covered in previous theory courses.

Additional Course Fee: $320.00

COS219 Cosmetology Board Exam Prep Lab and Clinic

Credits 8Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS121, COS123, COS215 and COS217.

This advanced lab and clinic is designed to review and practice in all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-217. Emphasis is on speed, finishing technique and weekly practice with the student's board model. During this course, students complete the clock hours requirements, service requirements and the practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore.

Additional Course Fee: $360.00

COS235A Cosmetology Advanced Clinic

Credit 1Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS215, COS217, COS219, COS121, COS123 and instructor consent.

The Advanced Clinic is designed to review and practice all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-219, and to complete all written exams from COS218 at 80% or better. Emphasis is on completion of state board preparatory written exams, state board practical exams, speed and finishing techniques. During this course, students complete the clock hour requirements, service requirements and the written and practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore. This course is available for 1-12 credits.

Additional Course Fee: $35.00

COS235B Cosmetology Advanced Clinic

Credits 2Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS215, COS217, COS219, COS121, COS123 and instructor permission.

The Advanced Clinic is designed to review and practice all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-219, and to complete all written exams from COS218 at 80% or better. Emphasis is on completion of state board preparatory written exams, state board practical exams, speed and finishing techniques. During this course, students complete the clock hour requirements, service requirements and the written and practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore. This course is available for 1-12 credits.

Additional Course Fee: $70.00

COS235C Cosmetology Advanced Clinic

Credits 3Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS215, COS217, COS219, COS121, COS123 and instructor permission.

The Advanced Clinic is designed to review and practice all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-219, and to complete all written exams from COS218 at 80% or better. Emphasis is on completion of state board preparatory written exams, state board practical exams, speed and finishing techniques. During this course, students complete the clock hour requirements, service requirements and the written and practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore. This course is available for 1-12 credits.

Additional Course Fee: $105.00

COS235D Cosmetology Advanced Clinic

Credits 4Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS215, COS217, COS219, COS121, COS123 and instructor permission.

The Advanced Clinic is designed to review and practice all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-219, and to complete all written exams from COS218 at 80% or better. Emphasis is on completion of state board preparatory written exams, state board practical exams, speed and finishing techniques. During this course, students complete the clock hour requirements, service requirements and the written and practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore. This course is available for 1-12 credits.

Additional Course Fee: $140.00

COS235E Cosmetology Advanced Clinic

Credits 5Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS215, COS217, COS219, COS121, COS123 and instructor permission.

The Advanced Clinic is designed to review and practice all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-219, and to complete all written exams from COS218 at 80% or better. Emphasis is on completion of state board preparatory written exams, state board practical exams, speed and finishing techniques. During this course, students complete the clock hour requirements, service requirements and the written and practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore. This course is available for 1-12 credits.

Additional Course Fee: $175.00

COS235F Cosmetology Advanced Clinic

Credits 6Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS215, COS217, COS219, COS121, COS123 and instructor permission.

The Advanced Clinic is designed to review and practice all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-219, and to complete all written exams from COS218 at 80% or better. Emphasis is on completion of state board preparatory written exams, state board practical exams, speed and finishing techniques. During this course, students complete the clock hour requirements, service requirements and the written and practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore. This course is available for 1-12 credits.

COS235G Cosmetology Advanced Clinic

Credits 7Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS215, COS217, COS219, COS121, COS123 and instructor permission.

The Advanced Clinic is designed to review and practice all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-219, and to complete all written exams from COS218 at 80% or better. Emphasis is on completion of state board preparatory written exams, state board practical exams, speed and finishing techniques. During this course, students complete the clock hour requirements, service requirements and the written and practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore. This course is available for 1-12 credits.

COS235H Cosmetology Advanced Clinic

Credits 8Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS215, COS217, COS219, COS121, COS123 and instructor permission.

The Advanced Clinic is designed to review and practice all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-219, and to complete all written exams from COS218 at 80% or better. Emphasis is on completion of state board preparatory written exams, state board practical exams, speed and finishing techniques. During this course, students complete the clock hour requirements, service requirements and the written and practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore. This course is available for 1-12 credits.

COS235I Cosmetology Advanced Clinic

Credits 9Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS215, COS217, COS219, COS121, COS123 and instructor permission.

The Advanced Clinic is designed to review and practice all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-219, and to complete all written exams from COS218 at 80% or better. Emphasis is on completion of state board preparatory written exams, state board practical exams, speed and finishing techniques. During this course, students complete the clock hour requirements, service requirements and the written and practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore. This course is available for 1-12 credits.

Additional Course Fee: $315.00

COS235J Cosmetology Advanced Clinic

Credits 10Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS215, COS217, COS219, COS121, COS123 and instructor permission.

The Advanced Clinic is designed to review and practice all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-219, and to complete all written exams from COS218 at 80% or better. Emphasis is on completion of state board preparatory written exams, state board practical exams, speed and finishing techniques. During this course, students complete the clock hour requirements, service requirements and the written and practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore. This course is available for 1-12 credits.

Additional Course Fee: $350.00

COS235K Cosmetology Advanced Clinic

Credits 11Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS215, COS217, COS219, COS121, COS123 and instructor permission.

The Advanced Clinic is designed to review and practice all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-219, and to complete all written exams from COS218 at 80% or better. Emphasis is on completion of state board preparatory written exams, state board practical exams, speed and finishing techniques. During this course, students complete the clock hour requirements, service requirements and the written and practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore. This course is available for 1-12 credits.

Additional Course Fee: $360.00

COS235L Cosmetology Advanced Clinic

Credits 12Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring

Registration Requirement: COS111, COS113, COS215, COS217, COS219, COS121, COS123 and instructor permission.

The Advanced Clinic is designed to review and practice all areas of practical applications performed in COS111-219, and to complete all written exams from COS218 at 80% or better. Emphasis is on completion of state board preparatory written exams, state board practical exams, speed and finishing techniques. During this course, students complete the clock hour requirements, service requirements and the written and practical evaluation required by the Oregon Board of Cosmetology to prepare for the certification exam in Salem, Ore. This course is available for 1-12 credits.

Additional Course Fee: $360.00

Course fees are subject to change. Additional section fees (web, hybrid, etc.) may apply.