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Program Details

  • Award: Associate in Applied Science
  • Credits: 68
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This Cosmetology degree includes instruction in theory and practical application techniques of hair styling, cutting, coloring, permanent waving, chemical hair relaxing, and nail and skin care. Completion of the AAS degree prepares students for the state written exam and certification of skills as required by the Minnesota cosmetology laws and rules for licensure. Students will also have general education requirements that will help individuals have the necessary oral, written, and critical thinking skills to help them with their professional and management responsibilities. Program costs listed below are approximate, and books and other fees are not included for general education coursework.

Program Locations

  • Century College 55110

Labor Market Information

  • Hairdressers and Cosmetologists

  • Median wage: $11.11/hour-Well below the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Shampooers

  • Median wage: $9.22/hour-Well below the median
  • Employment outlook: Refers to national data. State data is not available.
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Century College
Century College
3300 Century Avenue North White Bear Lake, MN 55110 Toll-Free: (800) 228-1978 Local: (651) 779-3300 TTY: (651) 779-3354 Email: