Cosmetology Program - Wayne Community College | Goldsboro, NC `

Cosmetology Program

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All students MUST ATTEND an information session before registering for class.

Virtual Information Sessions will be held online:

Choose from one of the following:

Wednesday, May 1 | 5:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 5 | 5:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, July 10 | 5:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 7 | 5:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 4 | 5:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 2 | 5:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, November 6 | 5:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, December 4 | 5:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Login credentials will be sent the day before your scheduled information session.
Cosmetology & Natural Hair Program

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Class Location:

Civella Beauty Academy
1021 N. Spence Avenue
Goldsboro, NC 27534
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Class Information:

This course is divided into 3 parts. The intent of this course is to provide students with the appropriate training and required number of contact hours (minimum of 1500 hours) needed to fulfill licensure requirements in accordance with the NC State Board of Cosmetics Art Examiners. Topics may include, but are not limited to scalp treatments, roller sets, fingerwaves, pincurls, blowdry, thermal press, artificial hair, haircuts, chemical reformation, coloring, highlights, manicures, pedicures, artificial nails, facials, and hair removal.

Natural Hair Care Specialist
This course provides instruction and clinical practice in natural hair care. The course content includes sanitation, bacteriology, disinfection, first aid, shampooing, draping, anatomy, disorders of the hair and scalp, and client consultation. Advanced students apply the following natural hair care techniques: twisting, wrapping, extending, locking, blow dry and thermal iron. Natural hair care students must complete required hours in an approved program before applying to the State Board of Cosmetic Arts for examination.

Cosmetology – Part 1 of 3 (Day)

Class start date: June 3, 2024 – November 15, 2024
Class Days:  Monday-Thursday (Onsite only) and Online
Class Time: 10:30am – 4:30pm
Class Location:  Civella Beauty Academy and Online
Class Cost:  $180.00
Student Id and Insurance Fee Total:  $3.55

Cosmetology – Part 2 of 3

Successful completion of Part 1 required before enrolling in Part 2.

Cosmetology – Part 3 of 3

Successful completion of Part 2 required before enrolling in Part 3.

Natural Hair Care Specialist

Class start date: October 21, 2024 – July 28, 2025
Class Days: Mondays
Class Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Class Location: Civella Beauty Academy and Online
Class Cost: $180.00
Student Id and Insurance Fee Total: $3.55

Cosmetology and Natural Hair Care Book and Kit:  Information will be provided at the mandatory information session.

If you have any questions, please contact Coordinator Lisa Newkirk at or call (919) 739-6931