You are here

Cosmetology

Cosmetology students practicing their trade

The Education Center at Mineral Wells Cosmetology program has temporarily moved to 2606 South Main Street, Weatherford, TX. It will move to the new Emerging Technologies and Workforce Building in the Spring of 2022.

The Cosmetology program is designed to incorporate theoretical and laboratory experiences required to achieve the basic competencies necessary for a career in cosmetology. The Weatherford College Cosmetology Department is committed to providing students with excellent educational programs that meet the demands of today’s full-service salons as well as providing excellence in teaching and learning to meet the needs of each student enrolled.

To be eligible for enrollment the student must have a high school diploma or a high school equivalency certificate; passed the reading on the Compass Exam; be at least 17 years of age.

Upon completion of 1,000 hours of instruction and successfully meeting all requirements set
forth by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. In some cases, students with felony convictions will not be issued a license. It is strongly recommended that prospective students contact the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) for more information before beginning this program at https://www.tdlr.texas.gov/. Graduates who have successfully met all requirements set forth by the TDLR will be able to perform all salon services including cutting, styling, perming, coloring and manicuring.

Financial aid is available for those who qualify. Contact Financial Aid for more information.

For enrollment at the Weatherford Campus Cosmetology program, contact:
Valerie Hopkins,
Cosmetology Director
vhopkins@wc.edu 817-598-8854
Carolyn Jeane,
Cosmetology Instructor
cjeane@wc.edu 940-325-2528
For enrollment at the Weatherford College - Wise County Cosmetology program, contact:
Gail Henard,
Cosmetology Instructor
ghenard@wc.edu 940-626-3309

Approved by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulations.