Parents' and Booster Clubs
Staff Links
Jim Riggle - Career-Technical Education Director

Career-Technical Education Director

Mr. Jim Riggle | Email | Ext. 8643


600 Esley Lane; Mansfield, Ohio 44905

Phone: 419-589-2112

Fax: 419-589-2533



The Ohio State Board of Cosmetology licenses the cosmetology program. The principle objective is to instruct students in subjects to qualify them to pass the state board license examination and thereafter to render the best possible service to patrons. Class work includes an understanding of fields such as bacteriology, anatomy, physiology, business management, as well as trade information and current trends in styling. The complete course is 1,500 hours as set by the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology, and attendance is mandatory to meet examination and license requirements. Students are required to take the state examination before receiving their cosmetology credit. 

Skills to be Learned:
  • hair cutting techniques
  • chemical applications
  • hair styling
  • entrepreneurship
  • manicure/pedicure
  • facials
  • management
  • receptionist
  • professional ethics
  • salesmanship

Job Opportunities:
  • hair stylist
  • nail technician
  • product sale represenative
  • salon owner
  • color specialist
  • esthetician (skin specialist)
  • makeup artist

Worker Profile:
  • good communication skills
  • artistic
  • enjoy people
  • attentiveness to people's needs
  • creative abilities
  • attention to detail
  • ability to sell and promote yourself

Courses: Credits:
Level 1 Lab * 3
English 11 1
Math 1
Technical Related Level 1 1
Level 2 Lab * 3
English 12 1
Technical Related Level 2 1

State License
After passing the state board examination the student 
will be a licensed cosmetologist

College Courses: ** Credits:
Business Related Studies I 15
Business Related Studies II 10

* Student fee applies to this program.

** Must enroll in Associate of Technical Studies-Business at North Central State College.