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Cosmetology Program – Course Outline:

Cosmetology Program Description - The primary purpose of the Cosmetology Program is to train the student in the basic manipulative skills, safety judgments, proper work habits, and desirable attitudes necessary to pass the State Board examination and for competency in job entry-level positions in Cosmetology or a related career field.

Minimum required by the State Board of Cosmetology:

Cosmetology Program (Taught in English) 1500 Hours           

Full Time – 40 weeks Part Time – 55 weeks


COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM Full Time (37.5 hrs/wk): Monday – Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM Part Time (27.5 hrs/wk): Tuesday – Saturday from 4:00pm to 10:00pm

*Currently we are not enrolling for part time programs due to the pandemic.

CORES  - 4 PARTS - (Found in Syllabus)

FRESHMAN............12 weeks

SOPHOMORE........12 weeks

JUNIOR....................12 weeks

SENIOR....................4 weeks

Graduation Requirements

In order to graduate the 1500 hour Cosmetology Program and be recommended to the State Board of Cosmetology for licensure examination, the student must satisfy all financial obligations and complete the following requirements:

  1. Each student must clock in the specified number of hours of training

  2. Maintain a satisfactory passing average, minimum of 75%

  3. Pass a final theory and final practical examination with 75% or higher

  4. Complete and Submit all rubrics and projects (including additional instructional material) to meet and exceed the required state theory and practical requirements (performed on clients/mannequins) in their entirety and with a degree of perfection.

  5. Must receive all documentation required for the program to grant student diploma of completion.

  6. Satisfy all financial obligations to the school unless other arrangements have been made.

All students who successfully complete graduation requirements are issued a Certificate of Completion. The School will not release an official transcript until all graduation requirements are met.

During your time at Vski Cosmetology School, we put a spotlight on you to ensure every step of your education generates the skills and excitement you need to be a  successful cosmetologist. The success we teach will get you to wherever your dreams are: Runway, Editorial, Movies, film and advertising, Bridal, & More!

There is no substitute for education. In order to gain a license in cosmetology in South Carolina you must have attended a licensed school, completed the minimum required training hours and have passed the state’s cosmetology board exams.

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