May 19, 2024  
2024-2025 Academic Catalog 
2024-2025 Academic Catalog

Cosmetology Certificate

Location(s): Kansas City Kansas Community College



DIVISION: Career and Technical Education


This is a highly structured program which prepares students to take the Kansas Board of Cosmetology written and performance exam required before a graduate can become a licensed cosmetologist.  Enrollees must have a government-issued photo identification card and social security card.  (Your name must match on both items.)  Students must purchase uniforms, textbooks, and cosmetology kit.  A Kansas Board of Cosmetology testing fee is also required.  Students must be high school graduates or have a GED before they are eligible to take the Kansas Board of Cosmetology exam.

Requirements for Admission to the Program

  • Physically have a social security card and a government issued ID.  (Your name must match on both items.)
  • Reading score of 243 on the Accuplacer.
  • Contact program coordinator  Debbie Wolf -, 913-288-7832 for program-specific advising.