About This Degree

The Cosmetology program at USU Eastern a program where students receive 100% of their instruction face-to-face with instructors. Students who complete this program are prepared to take the State Board Exam to become a Licensed Cosmetologist.

During the program students gain experience in Cosmetology, Barbering, Nails and Skincare. Students also prepare a portfolio that they can use as they interview for employment. All graduates of the Cosmetology program are prepared to work in a full service salon.

Students may also choose to complete the Nail Technician program, the Lash program, or the Barbering program.

View Potential Careers

With a degree in Cosmetology many jobs will be open to you including:

  • Hairstylist
  • Colorist
  • Nail Technician
  • Educator
  • Make-up Artist
  • Lash Technician
  • Barber

You may choose to work in an independent salon, a spa salon, a national franchise or an independent chain.

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International Students

Online classes are not available to USU F-1 and J-1 sponsored students. International students sponsored by USU on a F-1 visa can study at Logan or Price campus and must register for face-to-face classes. International students sponsored by USU on a J-1 visa can study at Logan campus and must register for face-to-face classes.