Healthcare & Human Services

  • The fashion-driven cosmetology field offers many opportunities for those who enjoy creativity and personal interaction with clients. Students who are motivated and passionate about fashion can earn the required hours for state licensure as a cosmetologist, nail technician, esthetician or natural hair braider.

Career Skill Levels


  • Certifications

    Esthetician License

    Nail Technician License

    Natural Hair Braider License

    OSHA 10 CareerSafe

    Pennsylvania Skills Certificate/NOCTI

    Pennsylvania State Board of Cosmetology License

    SP2 (Safety and Pollution)

  • Workplace Opportunities

    Some notable partners include: Gemini Hair Design Studio, Escape Salon, Hair Cuttery and more!


CIP 12.0401

  • The Department of Education provides a CIP Code to approved Programs of Study (POS). Schools and postsecondary institutions use the CIP code to categorize the POS, outline the scope and sequence of educational offerings and develop a POS task list.