insertMore information about the Cosmetology Program offered by Central Piedmont Community College.

Visit the CPCC Cosmetology program website.

Check out CPCC's Career Coach website for additional career information.


Possible job titles for graduatesCorresponding Holland Code
Cosmetologist AES
Hairdresser AES
Hairstylist AES

* Holland Codes describe occupations' general characteristics and people's interests. Look for careers

that fit your interests. If you do not know your Holland Code, contact Career Services to inquire

about career assessment.

Necessary abilities and qualities

  • Attention to detail
  • Social orientation/customer service
  • Self control
  • Manual dexterity
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Critical thinking
  • Knowledge of chemistry
  • Basic business knowledge

Occupation and professional information resources

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Contact a career counselor to discuss careers in cosmetology

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