b'Cosmetology (George County Center and West Harrison County Center) The Cosmetology Program is a one-year program of study designed to lead to a diploma. The instructional program provides training in the theory, skills, and salon ethics that are required to become a licensed cosmetologist. Students practice techniques in a supervised salon setting. The Curriculum is designed to comply with the standards of the Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology, with the requirement of 1500 clock hours of instruction for students. Upon satisfactory completion of the program of study, a student will be eligible to request an examination by the Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology to become a licensed Cosmetologist in the state of Mississippi. Selection for admission into the cosmetology program is based on the date of cosmetology application and slot availability. Applicants must provide two official high school or high school equivalency transcripts. This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is preparatory for employment upon graduation from MGCCC. Where a transfer to 4-year college or university is desired, a conference should be scheduled with a MGCCC advisor. Program Entry ACCUPLACER assessment with Algebra score of 231; Reading and Writing score of 474; or Enhance ACT English, Reading, and Math minimum of 16 in each section. Cosmetology Diploma Semester One COV 1122 - Cosmetology Orientation Credit(s): 2COV 1245 - Cosmetology Sciences I Credit(s): 5COV 1255 - Cosmetology Sciences II Credit(s): 5COV 1426 - Hair Care I Credit(s): 6COV 1522 - Nail Care I Credit(s): 2Semester Two COV 1622 - Skin Care I Credit(s): 2COV 1632 - Skin Care II Credit(s): 2COV 1436 - Hair Care II Credit(s): 6COV 1532 - Nail Care II Credit(s): 2COV 1722 - Salon Business I Credit(s): 2COV 1732 - Salon Business II Credit(s): 2COV 1263 - Cosmetology Sciences III Credit(s): 3Total Credits: 39 Cosmetology Diploma Semester Three COV 1443 - Hair Care III Credit(s): 3COV 1642 - Skin Care III Credit(s): 2COV 1542 - Nail Care III Credit(s): 2154'