El Camino’s cosmetology degree and certificate programs set you on track to prepare for the California State Board of Barbering & Cosmetology examination and a career in a salon, barbershop, spa and more. They’re accessible, affordable paths to a rewarding, in-demand career.
Our Cosmetology Associate in Science (AS) degree typically takes two years to complete; certificates can take from six months to one year.
Cosmetology education at El Camino will challenge you to be your best as you help others look and feel their best. We’ll be here to help you meet your career goals.
Most El Camino cosmetology students want to start their careers as soon as possible. We’ll help you sharpen your skills and prepare for the licensing exam.
This degree prepares you for a job in a salon, barbershop, spa, or other type of beauty studio. El Camino is a great place to start if you want to learn about the industry and train for entry-level jobs in your area of interest.
This certificate gives you the intermediate skills needed to work in the cosmetology industry.
This certificate gives you the intermediate skills needed to work in the cosmetology industry and preparation for the licensing exam.
As an El Camino cosmetology graduate, you’ll be ready to work in a salon, barbershop, spa, or other beauty shop. We can help you gain the knowledge, skills, and experience to be successful in any path you choose.
As an El Camino cosmetology student, you become part of a dedicated professional community.
Learn about course requirements and more about the Cosmetology AS degree, Cosmetology Level II Certificate of Achievement, and Cosmetology Level I Certificate of Accomplishment in El Camino’s online catalog.