Program Overview

Natural Hair Care Specialist Continuing Education

Hair stylist braiding another woman's hair
Natural Hair Care Specialist is a 300-hour course designed to teach how to care for natural hair without the use of chemicals such as perms/relaxers and hair color. The style techniques include braiding, twisting, wrapping, extending and locking natural hair. The coursework also include teaching the proper health, safety, and sanitation procedures to avoid spreading infections. The students will be able to apply their skills to clients who visit the clinic. After successfully completing the course, the students will be able to sit for the North Carolina State Board of Cosmetic Art's exam to become a licensed Natural Hair Care Specialist.


This is a two-part course. The $1926.50 cost of the program is broken down into two payments:

  1. The first payment of $1,207.25 is due at the time of program registration and includes tuition, a kit, and books.
  2. The second payment of $719.25 is due at the time of registration for the second half of the program.

Prerequisites

  • A US high school or college transcript.

Students must submit proof of prerequisite prior to registration. Email Maria Steele to learn how to submit prerequisites electronically and how to register.

Estimated Tuition & Fees

$1926.50

Contact Hours

328

COS-3104A Natural Hair Care Specialist

Natural Hair Care Specialist is a 300-hour course designed to teach how to care for natural hair without the use of chemicals such as perms/relaxers and hair color. The style techniques include braiding, twisting, wrapping, extending and locking natural hair. The coursework also include teaching the proper health, safety, and sanitation procedures to avoid spreading infections. The students will be able to apply their skills to clients who visit the clinic. After successfully completing the course, the students will be able to sit for the North Carolina State Board of Cosmetic Art's exam to become a licensed Natural Hair Care Specialist. 328 hours. $1926.50
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