b'Cosmetology (George County Center - Excelerated and West Harrison County Center) The Cosmetology program prepares individuals with the theory and skills to care for hair, nails, and skin, with an emphasis on hygiene, sanitation, customer relations, ethics, and salon management that are required to become a licensed cosmetologist. Students will receive instruction designed to comply with the standards of the Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology and practice techniques in a supervised salon setting. This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is preparatory for employment upon graduation from MGCCC. Where a transfer to four-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 Certificate Semester One COV 1122 - Cosmetology Orientation Credit(s): 2 COV 1245 - Cosmetology Sciences I Credit(s): 5 COV 1255 - Cosmetology Sciences II Credit(s): 5 COV 1426 - Hair Care I Credit(s): 6 COV 1522 - Nail Care I Credit(s): 2 Semester Two COV 1622 - Skin Care I Credit(s): 2 COV 1632 - Skin Care II Credit(s): 2 COV 1436 - Hair Care II Credit(s): 6 COV 1532 - Nail Care II Credit(s): 2 COV 1722 - Salon Business I Credit(s): 2 COV 1732 - Salon Business II Credit(s): 2 COV 1263 - Cosmetology Sciences III Credit(s): 3 Total Credits: 39 Cosmetology Diploma Semester Three COV 1443 - Hair Care III Credit(s): 3 COV 1642 - Skin Care III Credit(s): 2 COV 1542 - Nail Care III Credit(s): 2 159'