Cosmetology

At Mandalyn Academy, you will learn in an environment that is friendly and professional. Our program will prepare you to become an expert and have an edge in the industry, as you become a professional in the hair and beauty industry. Your education and success are our priority.

Why Choose Mandalyn Academy?

We provide you the tools for success. Our experienced and passionate instructors work together to teach with patience and with each student’s best interest and success in mind. With an environment that is friendly, positive and professional, you will develop confidence in yourself and in your skills. You will be inspired to think “beyond the chair” and to pursue your own success. We are dedicated to providing the resources for our student’s development and success, and our students provide the desire and passion to succeed.

 

Did You Know?

  • Mandalyn Academy students maintain a 100% passing rate on the State Board Exams.
  • Many of our students have job offers before they graduate.
  • Mandalyn Academy was voted in the top “BEST OF UTAH COUNTY” for the past 3 years.

Tuition & Fees (2014)

  • Tuition: $14,000.00
  • Application: $50.00
  • Registration: $100.00
  • Student Kit (tax included): $2,000.00
 

Program Hours: 1600

Schedules:

Day Schedule Options
34 Hours/week – Course Completion time: approximately 51 weeks / 13 months
Tuesday – Friday, 9:00 am – 4:15 pm
Two *Saturdays and two *Mondays a month, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

30 Hours/week – Course Completion time: approximately 57 weeks / 14 months
Tuesday – Friday, 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Two *Saturdays a month, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

20 Hours/week – Course Completion time: approximately 84 weeks / 21 months
Tuesday – Friday, 9:00 am – 12:15 pm
Two *Saturdays a month, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Night Schedule

20 Hours/week – Course Completion time: approximately 84 weeks / 21 months
Tuesday – Thursday, 4:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Two *Saturdays a month, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

*Saturdays and Mondays are scheduled for either the 1st and the 3rd weeks or the 2nd and the 4th weeks (alternating).

What Will I Learn?

In order to help students learn on a rising scale, the course is broken into levels, beginning with Orientation. Each level has been developed to help build student skills and confidence before moving on to more advanced theory and practical training. Students begin hands-on learning immediately and start building their own clientele right out of orientation.

Cosmetology / Barber Course Outline

  • New Student Program Introduction
  • History of Cosmetology/Barbering
  • Industry & Career Opportunities
  • Diseases of the Hair and Scalp
  • Properties of the hair, skin, scalp
  • Science of Cosmetology/Barbering
  • Physiology of the Human Body
  • Basic Hair care Products
  • Advanced Hair care Products
  • Product Ingredients
  • Personal, Client & Salon/Spa Safety
  • Sanitation & Disinfection
  • Health Risks to the Cosmetologist
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Analysis of the a Hair
  • Implements, Tools, & Equipment
  • Electrical & Mechanical Devices
  • General Anatomy
  • Chemistry for Cosmetology
  • Hand Dexterity
  • Basic Hair Styling
  • Hair Coloring
  • Chemical Relaxing
  • Thermal Hair Straightening
  • Permanent Waving
  • Wet and Thermal Styling
  • Basic Hair Cutting
  • Scissor cutting
  • Razor Cutting
  • Clipper Variations
  • Shaving / Mustache & Beard Design
  • Draping
  • Introduction to Hair Extensions
  • Introduction to Braiding
  • Basic Waxing
  • History of Esthetics & Nails
  • Basic Facials
  • Methods of Facial Massage
  • Basic Skin Typing and Analysis
  • Basic Chemical & Natural Exfoliation
  • Pre & Post Exfoliation Consulting
  • Aroma Therapy
  • Ingredients & Chemistry of Cosmetics
  • Eye Lash Extensions (certification)
  • Strip Lash Application
  • Lash & Brow Tinting
  • Brow Waxing & Shaping
  • Natural Manicuring
  • Natural Pedicuring
  • Gelish Nails
  • Introduction to Nail Wraps & Tips
  • Introduction to Nail Acrylic Nails
  • Introduction to Nail Art
  • Makeup Application
  • Introduction to Permanent Cosmetics
  • Business & Salon Management
  • Creating a Business Plan
  • Resumes and Interviewing
  • Professionalism & Leadership
  • Developing Clientele
  • Professional ethics & advertising
  • Social Media advertising
  • Regulatory Agencies / Rules & Laws
  • Student Salon Floor
  • State Board Exam Practice & Review
  • Graduation preparation
  • State Board Test scheduling
  • Elective Topics

State Board Exam Kits

Mandalyn Academy is known for having the very best State board exam kits, which has helped our students maintain a 100% passing rate. Though renting a Mandalyn Academy exam kit is not required, as part of graduation preparation each student is prepped and practices using the exam kit until they feel completely comfortable and ready to take the state board practical exam. Our kit rentals are available to Mandalyn Academy students only.

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