Cosmetology at College of San Mateo - Associate in Arts Degree: Cosmetology
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AAMajor in Cosmetology

Degree Requirements
Complete General Education and other requirements listed for Associate degree and

Major requirements: 57 semester units

A grade of "C" or higher is required for each course applied to the major.

COSM 712 Fundamentals of Cosmetology I 10 units
COSM 722 Fundamentals of Cosmetology II 10 units
COSM 732 Advanced Cosmetology I 10 units
COSM 742 Advanced Cosmetology II 10 units
COSM 746 Advanced Cosmetology III   5 units
COSM 749 Advanced Cosmetology IV   5 units
COSM 758 Advanced Techniques/Photo Shoot 3.5 units
COSM 759 Advanced Hair Specialties 3.5 units

Upon satisfactory completion of 1600 total hours with grades of "C" or higher, students are qualified to take the California State Board of Cosmetology examination for licensure as a Cosmetologist.