Cosmetology


The Cosmetology training will provide students a minimum of 1,600 attended hours of instruction focused on: hair, esthetics, and nail related training. This program will prepare students to sit for the Utah State Board of Cosmetology Licensing Exams. Students receive valuable experience focused on Hair Cutting Techniques, Hair Coloring, Chemical Hair Services, Hair Extensions, Barbering, Facials, Waxing, and Nails.

Certificates and Licensures

  • MTECH Program Certificate in Cosmetology

Students are prepared to sit for the State of Utah Cosmetology Certification Exam, which requires a social security number.

Program Snapshot

  Registration Eligibility: Adults and high school seniors. High school juniors are eligible with approval.

  Program Length: 1600 Hours.

  Times: Mornings, Afternoons and Evenings. See schedule details below.

  Locations: MTECH Lehi Main Campus and Spanish Fork Campus.

  Financial Aid Eligible: This program is eligible for Financial Aid and Veterans Assistance.   +Learn More

Articulation Agreements: Credit hours for completing this program can be counted towards degrees from UVU.  +Learn more.

Prerequisites

  High School Students: Students must coordinate with home high school counselors prior to registration to coordinate start dates.

  Entrance Assessment: Students must take the MTECH Entrance Assessment. The Entrance Assessment is free and takes about an hour to complete. To learn more visit mtec.edu/testing.  

  New Student Orientation: Students must complete the brief MTECH New Student Orientation prior to the first day of class.  To learn more visit mtec.edu/nso.

All students are required to meet with the Cosmetology Program Coordinator to discuss the program and tour the facility at the campus they wish to enroll. The following are days and times each Program Coordinator is available:
LEHI SALON: schedule appointment at https://mtec.edu/programs/cosmetology/
Monday: 3:15 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am

SPANISH FORK SALON: schedule appointment at https://mtec.edu/programs/cosmetology/
Tuesday 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am

After meeting with the Cosmetology Program Coordinator, passing the MTECH entrance assessment and touring the facility, all students are required to complete the pre-registration packet and submit it to Student Services before they can register for the program.

To make an appointment please schedule an appointment at the campus you wish to attend by using the Schedule A Tour link at https://mtec.edu/tours

The State of Utah Department of Professional Licensing (DOPL) requires a Social Security number in order to test and obtain licensing.

Download
MTECH Cosmetology Pre-Registration Packet

Schedule

Note: Students can attend either a 26 hour (Night Schedule Only) or a daily schedule of a 30 hour or a 40 hr week.

SCHEDULE              
SECTION LOCATION ROOM REGIST. DATE START DATE START TIME END TIME DAYS
August 2020 Start Date Lehi 104 6/24/20 8/18/20 8:00 AM 9:00 PM M-TH
Lehi 104 6/24/20 8/18/20 8:00 AM 5:30 PM Friday
Lehi 104 6/24/20 8/18/20 6:30 AM 3:00 PM Saturday
Spanish Fork 113 6/24/20 8/18/20 8:00 AM 9:00 PM M-TH
Spanish Fork 113 6/24/20 8/18/20 8:00 AM 4:30 PM Friday
Spanish Fork 113 6/24/20 8/18/20 6:30 AM 3:00 PM Saturday
October 2020 Start Date Lehi 104 8/19/20 10/19/20 8:00 AM 9:00 PM M-TH
Lehi 104 8/19/20 10/19/20 8:00 AM 4:30 PM Friday
Lehi 104 8/19/20 10/19/20 6:30 AM 3:00 PM Saturday
Spanish Fork 113 8/19/20 10/19/20 8:00 AM 9:00 PM M-TH
Spanish Fork 113 8/19/20 10/19/20 8:00 AM 4:30 PM Friday
Spanish Fork 113 8/19/20 10/19/20 6:30 AM 3:00 PM Saturday
January 2021 Start Date Lehi 104 10/20/20 1/19/21 8:00 AM 9:00 PM M-TH
Lehi 104 10/20/20 1/19/21 8:00 AM 4:30 PM Friday
Lehi 104 10/20/20 1/19/21 6:30 AM 3:00 PM Saturday
Spanish Fork 113 10/20/20 1/19/21 8:00 AM 9:00 PM M-TH
Spanish Fork 113 10/20/20 1/19/21 8:00 AM 4:30 PM Friday
Spanish Fork 113 10/20/20 1/19/21 6:30 AM 3:00 PM Saturday
March 2021 Start Date Lehi 104 1/20/21 3/15/21 8:00 AM 9:00 PM M-TH
Lehi 104 1/20/21 3/15/21 8:00 AM 4:30 PM Friday
Lehi 104 1/20/21 3/15/21 6:30 AM 3:00 PM Saturday
Spanish Fork 113 1/20/21 3/15/21 8:00 AM 9:00 PM M-TH
Spanish Fork 113 1/20/21 3/15/21 8:00 AM 4:30 PM Friday
Spanish Fork 113 1/20/21 3/15/21 6:30 AM 3:00 PM Saturday
June 2021 Start Date Lehi 104 3/16/21 6/1/21 8:00 AM 9:00 PM M-TH
Lehi 104 3/16/21 6/1/21 8:00 AM 4:30 PM Friday
Lehi 104 3/16/21 6/1/21 6:30 AM 3:00 PM Saturday
Spanish Fork 113 3/16/21 6/1/21 8:00 AM 9:00 PM M-TH
Spanish Fork 113 3/16/21 6/1/21 8:00 AM 4:30 PM Friday
Spanish Fork 113 3/16/21 6/1/21 6:30 AM 3:00 PM Saturday

Tuition and Fees

Item Cost Notes
Registration Fee $40.00  
Facilities Fee $50.00  
Program Fees $2,634.00 Includes books, kit and most materials (additional mannequins may need to be purchased). State Board practical exam fee, State Board theory exam fee and State of Utah Licensure fee.
Tuition $3,360.00  
Pre-paid Leave Time $273.00  
total: $6,357.00  All tuition and fees are due at the time of registration.


Note: Costs for additional mannequins as needed are approx. $35.00–$45.00 each.

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