Save thousands of dollars by taking this program in high school! This two-year program will provide the skills necessary to begin a career in the cosmetology field. In Pennsylvania, as well as other states, cosmetologists must be licensed to practice in the field. One-year seniors will be considered if space is available in the program.


  •  Career Pathways:
    Program prepares students for a career as a cosmetologist. After obtaining a cosmetology license, graduates can find opportunities in occupations such as a salon, salon management, teaching, product representation, and development and design.

See Career Pathway Information here.

  • Post-secondary/Advanced Placement:
    Students have continued their education at Bucks County Community College, Community College of Philadelphia, and Lansdale School of Cosmetology.

  • Industry Certifications:
    After completion of the required 1,250 hours, students are prepared to take the Pennsylvania State Board of Cosmetology licensing exam.

  • Materials and fees:
    Approximately $500 – $650