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Cosmetology Quickfacts

Length of Program – 1,800 clock hours

Format – On Campus

Mission РThe mission of the School of Cosmetology at Campbellsville University is to provide educational tools and knowledge for students to excel in the cosmetology field so they will possess the confidence and skills to service clients/students and obtain their licenses to be employed in salons, spas, or other avenues of the beauty industry. We strive to offer a balanced academic and personal environment that fosters growth and constant pursuit of knowledge and Christian servant leadership.

Program Definition – Provide the highest quality education to students; provide the best products and services to customers; to treat students, customers, and coworkers in a kind and friendly manner; and to be a positive influence in the community.


  • Professional Development
  • Salon Ecology
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Electricity
  • Chemistry
  • Salon Business
  • Trichology
  • Design Decisions
  • Haircutting
  • Hairstyling
  • Wigs and Hair additions
  • Chemical Texturizing
  • Hair Coloring
  • The study of Nails
  • The study of Skin

Degree Requirements – A student shall receive not less than 1,800 hours in clinical class work and scientific lectures with 450 minimum lecture hours for science and theory and 1,305 minimum clinic and practice hours; and 45 hours of applicable Kentucky statutes and administrative regulations.

Admission Requirements – High school diploma or GED

Tuition and Fees –

  • Tuition $13,500
  • Kit and book fee $1,600
  • Registration fee $100

Accreditations/Certifications – American Association of Cosmetology Schools, Kentucky Board of Hairdressers and Cosmetologists