The glamour industry of a Cosmetologist.

Exciting Career Fields: Hairdresser and Cosmetologist, Facial/Skin Care, Manicurist / Pedicurist, Hair Color / Makeup, Instructor, Salon Owner

Do you enjoy working with people and have an eye for beauty? There are tremendous career opportunities for students in cosmetology, skin care, spa treatments, and nail care are the hottest specialty growth areas today.


Students enrolled in the Cosmetology Program receive specialized training in many of today’s most sought after career fields.


While enrolled in the Cosmetology Program, students are awarded the opportunity of preparing for the Board of Cosmetology License.


Program Description:

  • Hands on real-world experience through our student operated state-of-the-art salon.

  • The latest techniques in the beauty industry.

  • Superior product education which results in increased earning potential

  • Endless Career opportunities.

Potential Earnings

Graduates earn an

average of $12.00 to

$40.00 per hour.

Fees and Tuition

OCP: A / Course: CSP0009

Title: Grooming & Services, Facials & Nails

Length: 225 hours


OCP: B / Course: COS0002

Title: Cosmetologist & Hairdresser 1

Length: 300 hours


OCP: C / Course: COS0003

Title: Cosmetologist & Hairdresser 2

Length: 300 hours


OCP: D / Course: COS0009

Title: Cosmetologist & Hairdresser 3

Length: 375 hours

Estimated Program Costs:


Total Tuitition & Fee Detail


$3,504.00 - Cosmetology Florida Resident Tuition ($2.92 x 1,200 hours)

$425.00 - Lab Fees (Per Semester)

$50.00 - Registration Fees

$4,404.00 Tuition & Fees Total for program

Textbook & Kit Estimated Cost:

$1,343.00 (Full Textbook listing in front office)

Advisory Council Members

  • Amber Conner - SpaLaLa

  • Mel Parchment - Hair Express

  • William Delaney - C’est la Vie

  • Doria Grace - Doria Grace Salon

  • Linda Belk - JC Penny Salon

  • Allen Tuck - Great Clips

  • Melesia Marshall - Great Clips

  • Gina Gabianelli - Keine

  • Debbie Milam - Life of Riley Salon Supply

  • Lisa Waldrop - Skyblue Salon

Industry Certifications

Doris Westerfield

Cristi Jackson

Twyla Hall


Andrea DeShong

Director:  Kelly Hayes

Assistant Director: Jon Williams

Assistant Director: Scott Huerkamp

Phone: 850-833-3500

Fax: 850-833-3466

1976 Lewis Turner Boulevard

Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547

Main Office Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 7am - 5pm

Friday: 7am - 2pm