Manager Program Course of Study:   150 Clock Hours

Clock Hour Description: A measure of time; 60 minutes in length.  The number of clock hours required of a student is based on state requirements.

CIP Code: 12.0412

Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 39.5012.00 Cosmetologist, Hairstylist, Hair Stylist, Hairdresser, Barber Stylist, Hair Dresser, Manager Stylist, Nail Technician. Provide beauty services, such as shampooing, cutting, coloring, and styling hair, and massaging and treating scalp. May apply makeup, dress wigs, perform hair removal, and provide nail and skin care services.

Description: As a licensed Cosmetology Practitioner or Barber, the  Manager certificate will qualify students to complete the State of Wisconsin Manager examination. In order to apply for the manger’s exam, students will need to have 2,000 hours of practice as a licensed practitioner plus 150 hours of instruction as provided by this certificate. (Otherwise, students are required to have 4,000 hours of practice as a licensed practitioner, prior to taking the exam.)

ENROLLMENT DATES     Contact the Admissions office 608-253-7262 to verify program start dates and schedules.Enrollment requirement complies with the State of Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services. This program provides training to licensed Cosmetology practitioners or Barbers in obtaining a State of Wisconsin Manager License. Applicants to take the State Examination must have completed 4,000 hours of practice as a Licensed Cosmetology Practitioner or Barber under the supervision of a licensed Manager or completes 2,000 hours of practice as a licensed Cosmetology Practitioner or Barber and 150 training hours of theoretical instruction in a licensed school of cosmetology.

Objective: Upon completion of the course requirements, the determined graduate will be able to:

  • Work well with people
  • Be friendly and professional with clients and co-workers
  • Be organized and able to handle multiple responsibilities
  • Graduates will be able to rent their own chair in a large cosmetology or Barber service provider of business

Continued Career Success: To ensure continued career success, the graduate/licensed practitioner will need to continue to learn new and current information related to skills, trends, and methods for career development as a licensed instructor.

This program is not an eligible financial aid program