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Employment Opportunities

  • Cosmetologist
  • Hair Stylist
  • Hair Dresser

Industry Certification and License

  • Florida Cosmetology License
    $63.50 application fee 
    $30 Testing Fee
  • HIV/AIDS Exam
    $20 exam fee

Salary Information

  • $15,754 — $44,031
  • Salary estimates are not guaranteed.

Main Campus Business Office

4057 California St.
Brooksville, FL 34604


Course Description
Supply List
Course Calendar

Program Description

This program enables students to acquire technical knowledge and skills necessary to qualify for the Florida Board of Cosmetology License Exam. Instruction includes a combination of class theory and practical experiences through practice with mannequins and patrons. Attendance is crucial to the successful completion of this program. Students will take the Florida Board of Cosmetology License Exam at the completion of the program.

Program Structure

  • Grooming and Salon Services, Core, Facials and Nails — 225 Hours
  • Cosmetology and Hairdresser 1 — 300 Hours
  • Cosmetology and Hairdresser 2 — 300 Hours
  • Cosmetology and Hairdresser 3 — 375 Hours

Program Requirements

The State of Florida requires students to meet the basic skill level requirement prior to program completion.
The basic skills grade levels for this program are:
  • Math: 8
  • Language: 8
  • Reading: 9
  • Uniform: Black smock, black pants and black shoes

Completion Requirements

A student must have passed all required courses in the program and satisfied all financial obligations before he or she is eligible to rece ive a certificate of completion of the program.


In State Tuition: $2.44 per program hour (750 Hours)
Out of State Tuition: $9.32 per program hour (750 Hours)
*Tuition and all fees are subject to change - refer to supply list for pricing


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 3 - 9pm (50 weeks)


Nature Coast Technical High School
4057 California Street,
Brooksville, FL 34604