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Cosmetology Program

IOT Fast Facts

  • Employment of barbers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists is projected to grow 10 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than average for all occupations. Population growth will lead to greater demand for hair care services.
*Source: BLS.gov

Interested in exploring your creative side as a hairstylist? Our cosmetology program will introduce you to the latest industry techniques in haircutting, styling, coloring, and finish work. You’ll learn style basics and foundations of hairdressing which will prepare you to offer clients services from basic to trendy to high fashion. Cosmetologists can offer a wide variety of hair, makeup, nail, and skincare options to men, women and children.

Fresno & Clovis Cosmetology Program

An Education That Helps People Feel Amazing

IOT’s Cosmetology program provides hands-on training for students in hairdressing, which include haircutting, chemical processes, hair color, and finish work. Additionally, students will be introduced to skin care, facials, hair removal, make-up application and basic nail processes.

Students will also receive a basic knowledge of how to run a cosmetology-related business from basic business practices & marketing to professional standards & laws pertaining to the field of Cosmetology.

Students who successfully complete the program will be documented as “Graduate” and as proof of such accomplishment will receive a DIPLOMA.

What can I do?

Graduates from this program will be prepared to contribute in a broad range of entry-level occupations in the Cosmetology field including Cosmetologists, Hairstylists, Makeup Artists, Manicurists, Skincare Specialists, Beauty Advisors and more.

Fresno & Clovis Cosmetology Course

Hours of Instruction/Program Length

This program is 1680 hours. Classes are held Monday through Friday for 41 weeks. An Independent Study component is included. See your admissions representative for available class times.

Student Supplies

A mobile tablet, e-textbook, instructional material, student kit, and uniforms are required and available for purchase.

General Info

If you’re ready to step into an exciting new role in the cosmetology field, contact IOT today to request information about our accelerated programs.

Our Cosmetology program is offered at the following campus:

Program Cost: $16,000.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies
Credit Hours: 88 quarter credit hours

Median Federal Loan Amount: $0.00
Median Private Loan Amount: $0.00
Median Institutional Loan Amount: $0.00

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

The performance numbers listed here represent the Completion and Placement Rates for this program across all campuses.

ACCSC Graduation Rate: N/A%
ACCSC Placement Rate: N/A%
Placement Rate Methodology: This is a new program.

BPPE Completion Rate: N/A%
BPPE Placement Rate: N/A%
Placement Rate Methodology: This is a new program.

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC Code Occupation
39-5011 Barbers
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists
39-5091 Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance
39-5092 Manicurists and Pedicurists
39-5093 Shampooers
39-5094 Skincare Specialists
+ Program Cost

Program Cost: $16,000.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies
Credit Hours: 88 quarter credit hours

Median Federal Loan Amount: $0.00
Median Private Loan Amount: $0.00
Median Institutional Loan Amount: $0.00

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

+ Program Performance

The performance numbers listed here represent the Completion and Placement Rates for this program across all campuses.

ACCSC Graduation Rate: N/A%
ACCSC Placement Rate: N/A%
Placement Rate Methodology: This is a new program.

BPPE Completion Rate: N/A%
BPPE Placement Rate: N/A%
Placement Rate Methodology: This is a new program.

+ Occupational Outcomes

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC Code Occupation
39-5011 Barbers
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists
39-5091 Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance
39-5092 Manicurists and Pedicurists
39-5093 Shampooers
39-5094 Skincare Specialists