Through a rigorous, holistic and comprehensive program of vocational/technical and academic preparation, as well as a progressive system of individual support and guidance, we strive to maximize the potential of each student for successful transition to full-time employment, to the pursuit of higher education and to a personal commitment of lifelong learning.
The Post-Secondary Cosmetology programs at Tri-County Regional Vocational Technical School are designed to prepare the graduate for a competent entry level position in the exciting fields of Cosmetology and Aesthetics. Please review the course descriptions below to see if our programs are the right fit for you!
The full course of instruction consists of 1,000 hours as required by the MA State Board of Registration of Cosmetologists. All phases of cosmetology will be introduced during the first half of the year. These are hair styling, cutting, permanent waves, coloring, manicuring, and skin care. Students will perfect these basic skills by hands-on training when we offer services to the public. Students are expected to maintain regular attendance and satisfactory progress and must maintain a 75% average.
September – June
Monday through Friday
8:15 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.
*Application for admission begins January 15.
*Class size is limited to 15 students.
*Registrants are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.
Important: Due to a major change by the state board of cosmetologists the requirements for this program have changed substantially, please review the information carefully and contact us with any questions.
The program provides training and practical experiences required to qualify students for the Massachusetts Aesthetics Licensing Exam. The full course of instruction consists of 600 hours as required by the State Board of Registration of Cosmetology. Students are required to maintain regular attendance, make satisfactory progress. Some of the subjects covered include skin analysis and consultation, anatomy and physiology, cosmetic chemistry, hair removal, and make-up application. .