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Two years, 3 hours per day 

*Locations include: JEL & Freestyle (Lebanon) (See your guidance counselor to learn more!)

Course Information:

Theory and practice of facial massage, makeup, hair dressing, styling, and hair color are some of the areas covered in this class. Social Security Number required for State License. Exam Kit costs approximately $525 and the uniform is $80 (to be paid in full at time of orientation). Students can qualify for the Indiana State examination upon completion of this 1500-hour course. Second year students will also have the opportunity to work in the JEL Academy of Beauty.

Dual Credit Offered**:   (Learn more about Dual Credit, including Enrollment information.)

Vincennes (1st year, up to 14 credits*)

•  COSM 100 Cosmetology I (7 credits) • COSM 150 Cosmetology II (7 credits) 

Vincennes (2nd year, up to 16 credits*) 

•  COSM 200 Cosmetology III (7 credits) • COSM 250 Cosmetology IV (9 credits) 

*must meet program-ready requirements

**Courses are subject to change. See instructor for most updated list.

Certifications Available: (Learn more about Certifications)

*Indiana State Board of Cosmetology

•  Indiana Professional Licensing Agency

*see Graduation Pathways Eligible Industry Certifications Only

Job Opportunities:

Licensed Cosmetologist •  Barbershop •  Beauty Salon

Get Involved:

Join our Student Organization​ - SkillsUSA!

Learn leadership skills, compete in events, earn scholarships, and much more! 

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Recommended GRADES 9-10

1 period per day

NC Students only

introduction to Cosmetology

Learn about hairstyling techniques and explore the full JEL Cosmetology
program, which can lead to an Indiana Cosmetology license.

GRADES 11-12

4 periods per day

Cosmetology i & II

Dual Credits & Indiana State Board Certification Available

Intro to Cosmetology

I am the Introduction to Cosmetology Instructor.  I have been a licensed Cosmetologist for 14 years and a licensed Cosmetology instructor for 5 years.  Seeing our students start as young teenagers and growing into licensed Cosmetology professionals is one of the most rewarding parts of my job.  Outside of school I am a very proud mom that stays busy with my 3 children's activities including orchestra, gymnastics, and baseball. 

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Megan McCullough

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I am the second year Cosmetology teacher. I have a Bachelor of Arts from The Ohio State University with a focus in secondary education. I received my Cosmetology certificate from Aveda Fredrics Institute and also taught Cosmetology there for 8 years. Before teaching I worked at Penzone salon and spa in Columbus Ohio for 7 years. My favorite part of teaching is watching the excitement a student has when they master a skill that was once difficult for them. Outside of school I enjoy spending time outdoors with my husband and 2 children.


Amy Savka

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Katja has been in the Cosmetology industry for 10 years and has been a teacher in the field for 4 years. She truly is fulfilled in teaching students this craft and assisting teachers in a more beneficial lesson plan.


Katja Linville


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