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COSMETOLOGY COURSE SOC CODE: 39-5012 CIP CODE: 12.0401
The Kentucky State Board of Hairdressers and Cosmetologists require 1500 hours of instruction. The
Freshman portion of the course, or the first 250 hours of instruction, include lectures, demonstrations,
and mannequin practice in basic hairstyling fundamentals. These include dimensional design, pin curl
and roller application and control, basic hair cutting techniques, chemical services, including; permanent
waving, relaxing and color, and nail technology and facials. As an intermediate, the student is introduced to
the clinic lab where he/she works on patrons and exercise the knowledge gained during the Freshman
course. (It is only through applied knowledge that the necessary experience and comprehension of
cosmetology develops). As the student progresses through the course of training, becoming more
proficient in hairdressing procedures, the clinic lab work becomes more salon oriented in its scheduling.
All clinic experiences are monitored under the direct supervision of the faculty. The Redken Scientific
Educational System utilized by the school is a highly technical teaching method which includes tricoanalysis, hair through the microscope, creative concepts in hair color, and training DVDs available to our student in all phases of cosmetology by highly specialized experts in our profession. Upon completion of
the course (with satisfactory progress) the student will be required to pass an examination given by the
Kentucky State Board of Hairdressers and Cosmetologists to receive an Cosmetology License.

YearLicensure ExamPlacement
2006/2007100.00%97.00%
2007/200893.00%93.00%
2008/200997.00%89.00%
2009/201088.00%97.00%
2010/201193.00%100.00%
2011/2012100.00%95.00%
2012/201393.00%100.00%
2013/201495.00%95.00%
2014/2015100.00%92.00%
2015/2016100.00%90.00%
2016/2017100.00%94.00%

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
* High School Diploma or its equivalent
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NAIL TECHNOLOGY COURSE SOC CODE: 39-5092 CIP CODE: 12.0410
The length of the Nail Technology program is 450 hours, and is designed to train individuals the skills necessary
for performing nail technology services. The course covers techniques such as artificial nail applications, nail
shaping, color selection and polish application, care and condition of the nail, common nail disorders,
massage of the hand and arm, and business management. Upon completion of the course, the student
will be required to pass an examination given by the Kentucky State Board of Hairdressers and Cosmetologists to receive a
Nail Technology license.

 

Licensure/Placement Rates

YearLicensure ExamPlacement
2006/2007100.00%100.00%
2007/2008100.00%100.00%
2008/2009100.00%100.00%
2009/2010100.00%100.00%
2010/2011100.00%100.00%
2011/2012100.00%100.00%
2012/2013N/AN/A
2013/2014N/A100.00%
2014/2015100.00%100.00%
2015/2016100.00%100.00%
2016/201792.00%86.00%

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
* High School Diploma or its equivalent
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APPRENTICE INSTRUCTOR SOC CODE: 39-5092
CIP CODE: 12.0413
The course of study is 750 hours and includes psychology of student training, lesson planning,
demonstration techniques, classroom management, and teacher assistance. An apprentice instructor
will be under the supervision of a licensed cosmetology instructor. Upon completion of the course, the
student will be required to pass an examination given by the Kentucky State Board of Hairdressers and Cosmetologists to
receive a Cosmetology Instructor License.

 

Licensure/Placement Rates

YearLicensure ExamPlacement
2006/2007N/AN/A
2007/2008N/AN/A
2008/200950.00%100.00%
2009/2010100.00%100.00%
2010/2011100.00%100.00%
2011/2012N/AN/A
2012/2013100.00%100.00%
2013/2014100.00%100.00%
2014/2015
2015/2016N/AN/A
2016/2017N/AN/A

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
* High school diploma or its equivalent * One year as a licensed cosmetologist
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FACULTY AND STAFF
Jamie Barrett Lovern
Licensed cosmetologist Licensed instructor KY State Board, Cosmetology
Lafayette High School 1976
Roys’ Beauty School 1979
Received Instructor’s License 1985
Experience in Education Apprentice Instructor with Barrett & Co. 1984
Instructor with Barrett & Co. 1985
Director & General Partner
Head of Board of Directors
Financial Aid Officer 1985
John Lovern
Certified Public Accountant
BS University of KY Lafayette High School 1976
University of Kentucky 1980
B.A. in Accounting
Financial Officer & General Partner
Member of the Board of Directors 1984