Cosmetology/Barbering (for UT license)
Cosmetology/Barbering (for UT license)
Competency based training including instructor lead theory classes, practical training in basic skills and advanced training while working with customers in a ‘real world” salon environment.
Students who complete the 2000 hour certificate would be eligible to take State Board exams in Idaho or Utah,
Cosmetology / Barbering students will become proficient in cutting, styling, haircoloring, and highlighting techniques, clipper cutting and barber shaves, facials, tweezing and wax hair removal, lash extensions and nail techniques including manicures, pedicures and gel, tips, and sculptured nail applications,
Assessment: Basic reading (62%ile), whole numbers (85%), decimals (83%), fractions (83%), percents (82%). Call (435) 750-3188 to schedule an appointment. Need a review? Get a sneak peek at the Assessment Center or enroll directly into the Academic Learning Center by calling (435) 753-6780.
Please note: A composite ACT score of 17 or a composite SAT score of 1210 can waive assessment requirements if taken no more than four years prior to enrollment.
Individuals seeking the Cosmetology/Barbering Instructor certificate must have both a Utah Cosmetology/Barbering license and departmental approval prior to enrollment.
Cosmetology Application Procedure for Instructor Training Certificates:
Candidates interested in the Cosmetology Instructor certificates will be considered for entry after completion/graduation from Cosmetology, Esthetics or Nail technician, after six months verified employment in a salon/spa and after the submission of a resume that includes three letters of recommendation: one employer recommend, one academic recommend from their Cosmetology or Esthetics or Nail technician instructor, and one character recommendation.
Candidate must also submit a copy of their current Cosmetology, Esthetics or Nail Technician license – current license must represent the instructor training that candidate is interested in for enrollment. After all items have been submitted, the candidate will be scheduled for a committee interview. The committee will be comprised of not less than three department instructors and two other individuals from either the private sector or from other departments at Bridgerland Technical College. Candidates who score 90 percent or better will be given a start date. Candidates who start the instructor training certificate(s) will sign an agreement contract that will specify expectations.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, growth rates will depend on specialty with increased demand for hair coloring, straightening, and other advanced hair treatments. A large number of openings will stem from individuals transferring to other occupations. Bridgerland Technical College will give you the opportunity to enthusiastically explore different avenues to find the path that suits you best.
Bridgerland Technical College is open year round. Most programs are open-entry, which means you can start the program at the first of every month as long as there is space available in the program. Because of demand, some programs have waiting lists to get in to the program. Please contact Student Services for information on those programs with waiting lists and defined starting dates.
Bridgerland Technical College participates in a variety of assistance programs that aid students in covering the costs associated with enrollment in full-time certificate programs. The Financial Aid Office provides information for grants, scholarships, and VA education benefits. Bridgerland Technical College does not participate in or endorse any loan program. The Financial Aid Office is located at the Main Campus, 1301 North 600 West. Stop by anytime or call (435) 750-3279, (435) 750-3114, or (435) 750-3204 for more information.
Most certificates take about one year to complete. Each individual certificate page has tuition and fee amounts listed. Students can be setup on a payment plan and make payments each month (due on the 1st).
Estimated Tuition & Fees
Pell Eligible: Yes
Estimated Monthly Payment:
8 Hour Schedule: $472
Estimated Books & Supplies
Hours per Week
A Little About Bridgerland Technical College
The mission of the Bridgerland Technical College is to deliver competency-based, employer-guided career and technical education to both secondary and post-secondary students through traditional and technology-enhanced methodologies.
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Monday: 8 am - 4:30 pm (We will be open at 7:30 am on the first day of registration)
Tuesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Wednesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Friday: 8 am - 4 pm
Brigham City Branch Campus
In-Person Hours Brigham City Branch Campus
Monday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Wednesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Friday: 7:30 am - 3 pm
1301 North 600 West
Logan, UT 84321
Toll Free: 866-701-1100