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Cosmetology Program | License

Stafford Technical Center


This is intended for high school students attending from within the district. College credits may be available as part of this program. Students from outside the district or adults who are not enrolled in high school can contact the center to apply for this program, as well.

The Cosmetology program will prepare students for a successful career in the cosmetology industry and/or employment in the technical field of cosmetology with basic entry-level skills. Students enroll in the program for two academic years. During this program, students receive training in theoretical and practical skills, as well as all phases of hair skin and nail care with a particular focus on microbiology, infection control, life science, and business.

Students must complete 1000 clock hours of applied effort as set forth by the State Board of cosmetology, in addition to complying with the educational standards of the Vermont Agency of Education. Successful students in this program must have excellent interpersonal communication skills and practice professionalism in all interactions.

Successful participation in this program is a pathway to eligibility for the Vermont Licensing Exam to obtain a Cosmetology License.

Cost For High School Students $0

  • For Adults $14,316

  • Cost information is approximate, please visit the program's website for the most up to date information available.

Financial Assistance

  • CTE funding sources

    For high school students attending from within the district, there is no cost to this program. For students from outside of the district and adults who are not enrolled in high school, local scholarships and other funding sources may be available. Follow the link and contact the CTE center for more information.

    State or Local Grant
    Institutional Grant
    Private Grant

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