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Day Cosmetology Start Dates

Fall 2017

August 14th, 2017

October 16th, 2017


Spring 2018

January 22, 2018

March 26, 2018


Summer 2018

June 11, 2018


Fall 2018

August 13, 2018

October 15, 2018


Note: 2018 start dates are projected and subject to change until the catalog for that term is printed.


Cosmetology Day Program

Cosmetology Day Program

Simi Institute's Cosmetology Certificate Program teaches the fundamentals of hair care, skin care, and nail care.  Students will complete a series of courses in hairstyling, hair cutting, hair coloring, permanent waving, make-up, facials, manicuring, and pedicuring.  Students will also learn basic business and salon management skills.  Advanced students will perform a variety of hair, skin, and nail services in our full-service on-site salon.  A culminating state board class will prepare students for the passage of the written and practical California State Board Cosmetologist Licensure Exams.  All of our students are provided with a course schedule that allows them to efficiently complete all operations and hour requirements set forth by the California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology.  Advanced students will perform a variety of hair, skin, and nail services in our full-service, on-site salon.


Our cosmetology program can be completed in approximately four 8-week levels.


Mandatory Prerequisites:

● Related Science 1

● Related Science 2


Level 1 Cosmetology Classes:

● Hair Cutting 1

● Permanent Wave 1

● Nail Care 1

● Hair Styling 1

● Skin Care 1

● Nail Care 2

● Hair Coloring 1

● Skin Care 2

● Make-Up 1

Level 2 Cosmetology Classes:

● Hair Cutting 2

● Hair Coloring 3

● Nail Care 3

● Hair Styling 2

● Skin Care 3

● Nail Care 4

● Hair Coloring 2

● Skin Care 4

● Salon Business 1

Level 3 Cosmetology Classes:

● Hair Cutting 3

● Hair Styling 3

● Junior Salon

● Hair Cutting 4

● Hair Styling 4

● Cosmo State Board 1

Level 4 Cosmetology Classes:

● Senior Salon

● Cosmo State Board 2



Price:  $1,750 per level (includes all necessary supplies and uniforms)


Cosmetology program start dates for Summer 2018:

  • June 11, 2018

Classes meet Monday through Friday.  Advanced salon times vary.


Day Class:

M - F

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Cosmetology Campus




Registration Information

Please come to our campus to register for this course.  Online registration is not available.


Daytime Registration:

Business Office (Room 301)

Monday-Thursday 8:00am-4:30pm

Friday 8:00am-4:00pm

After Hours Registration:

ASB Student Store (Room 601)

Monday-Thursday 4:30pm-7:30pm