Meridian Community College
910 Highway 19 N,
Meridian, MS 39307
Cosmetology Teacher Training
The Cosmetology Teacher Training program is a course of study designed to develop appropriate communication skills, effective use of visual aids, identification of various teaching styles, and practical application of cosmetology instruction. For more information on this program read the gainful employment disclosure.
The curriculum is designed to comply with the standards of the Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology. Students are required to complete either 750 clock hours (if the student has worked in the cosmetology field for two or more years with a valid cosmetology license) or 2000 clock hours (if the student has worked in the cosmetology field for less than two years with a valid cosmetology license) in class‑room theory, observation, and supervised work training. Upon successful completion of the program, the student will receive a certificate and is eligible to take the State Board of Cosmetology for Student Instructor certification exam.
Cosmetology Teacher Training I
Cosmetology Teacher Training II
Cosmetology Teacher Training III
Cosmetology Teacher Training IV
Prospective students must have a valid current Cosmetology license to enter into the program.
Class times are Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and Friday 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.