The Cosmetology Instructor AAS degree (AAS_COSI) is offered at LSC-Kingwood and LSC-North Harris. For more information, please contact the Cosmetology Department.
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Students seeking degrees in computer information technology may follow a plan that adds academic courses to the two levels of certificates. Students who have degrees or who have articulated courses from high school may receive additional training in areas such as Visual Basic.NET, C, RPG programming, and Network Security.
Students will find coursework, taught by certified instructors, in our certificate and degree programs that lead to professional certification from vendors such as Microsoft, Cisco and Oracle.
The general education core courses, COSC classes, and some technical courses transfer to a variety of universities. Technical AAS degrees transfer in total to some universities. Contact a counselor or advisor at any college for specific information and to obtain the recommended sequencing of courses.
Students interested in transferring to a bachelor's program in computer science should consider completing the A.A. degree with a field of study in computer science. See the academic transfer section of this catalog for details.
In addition to the system admission requirements the following are requirements for admission to the cosmetology instructor certificate:
Within the past five years, applicants must have a minimum of three years work experience as a licensed cosmetologist versed in all phases of cosmetology. Verification will be 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 & Rhetoric I||3|
|SPCH1||1315||Public Speaking OR||3|
|CSME||1435||Orientation to the Instruction of Cosmetology||4|
|CSME||2414||Cosmetology Instructor II||4|
|ITSC||1401||Introduction to Computers OR||4|
|COSC||1401||Introduction to Computers|
TOTAL Credits for First Year:
|CSME||2415||Cosmetology Instructor III||4|
|CSME||2444||Cosmetology Instructor IV||4|
|CSME||2445||Instruction Theory & Clinic Operation||4|
|GOVT||2305||Federal Government OR||3|
|BUSG||2309||Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship||3|
|ENGL||1302||Composition & Rhetoric II||3|
|MRKG||2333||Principles of Selling OR||3|
|KINE||Any physical activity course||1|
TOTAL Credits for Second Year:
TOTAL Credits for Cosmetology Instructor AAS degree:
Note: Capstone experience is completed by taking a departmental exam