Certificate in Nail Technology
Semester hours required for graduation: 30
The curriculum for this certificate is designed to teach basic nail care, various nail additions, repair wraps, sanitation procedures, and basic salon management practices. This program is offered in the fall and spring semesters and may be completed in one year.
Admission into this program requires a high school diploma or GED and qualifying scores on SAT, ACT, or the COMPASS placement test.
Upon successful completion of all program coursework, students will have accumulated the minimum 300 clock hours required by the South Carolina Board of Cosmetology to become eligible to test for licensure as a nail technician.