Certificate – High School Operator

The High School Operator Certificate is designed to provide current high school students with a hands-on education in the cosmetology field and prepare the student to pass the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation Examination. The Operator Certificate covers all areas of cosmetology including hair, nails and skin. High school students must complete the  requirement for 1,000 clock hours before graduation from high school.

Suggested Study Plan

Semester #1

Course SCH
CSME 1401 ORIENTATION TO COSMETOLOGY 4
CSME 1451 ARTISTRY OF HAIR, THEORY AND PRACTICE 4

Semester #2

Course SCH
CSME 1410 INTRODUCTION TO HAIRCUTTING AND RELATED THEORY 4
CSME 2401 PRINCIPLES OF HAIR COLORING AND RELATED THEORY 4

Semester #3

Course SCH
CSME 1405 FUNDAMENTAL OF COSMETOLOGY 4
CSME 1443 MANICURING AND RELATED THEORY 4

Semester #4

Course SCH
CSME 1348 PRINCIPLES OF SKIN CARE/FACIALS AND RELATED THEORY 3
CSME 1453 CHEMICAL REFORMATION AND RELATED THEORY 4