Cosmetology and Nail Technician Program
Meridian Community College is the place to be for students interested in the field of Cosmetology or Nail Technology. MCC's Cosmetology porgram prepares students to care for the hair, nails and skin while the Nail Technology Program prepares students to care for nails, hands and feet.
The Cosmetology and Nail Technology program curricula is in compliance with the Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology standards. The programs combine classroom, lab, and clinical training experiences as well as requiring a total of 1,500 clock hours (230 classroom theory hours and 1270 supervised work training hours). A certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the cosmetology program. In addition students will qualify to take the Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology's Licensure Exam.