The Cosmetology AAS degree (AAS_COSM) is offered at LSC-Kingwood and LSC-North Harris. For more information, please contact the Cosmetology Department.
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Three associate of applied science degrees are available in this program. The general education core courses will transfer to a variety of universities. Contact the counselor or advisor at any college for specific information and to obtain the recommended sequencing of courses.
In addition to the system admission requirements, the following are requirements for admission to the cosmetology program:
After program admission approval, the student must have the registration form approved by the cosmetology academic counselor. Applicants who have completed hours in cosmetology in other educational programs may apply for placement by examination for CSME 1254, 1310, 1501, and 1505. Official verification of the hours completed is required.
Once admitted to the cosmetology program, a student must attain a grade of “C” or better in each cosmetology course as well as satisfactory attendance record (refer to Cosmetology Student Handbook) in order to progress in the program.
A student who withdraws from the cosmetology program may be re-admitted only once with the recommendation of the department faculty.
|ENGL||1301||Composition and Rhetoric I||3|
|KINE||Any physical activity course||1|
|CSME||1254||Artistry of Hair Design I||2|
|CSME||1310||Intro to Haircutting & Related Theory||3|
|CSME||1501||Orientation to Cosmetology||5|
|CSME||1505||Fundamentals of Cosmetology||5|
TOTAL Credits for First Year:
|CSME||1553||Chemical Reformation & Related Theory||5|
|CSME||2310||Intermediate Haircutting & Related Theory||3|
|CSME||2337||Advanced Cosmetology Techniques||3|
|CSME||2501||Principles of Hair Coloring & Related Theory||5|
|CSME||2539||Advanced Hair Design||5|
|CSME||2541||Prep. for the State Licensing Exam||5|
|ITSC||1401||Introduction to Computers||4|
TOTAL Credits for Second Year:
TOTAL Credits for Cosmetology AAS Degree:
Note: Capstone experience is completed by taking a departmental exam.