If you have a passion for hair, makeup and style, you’ve come to the right place!
About the Program
Our Cosmetology (COSM) program will provide you with the skills and training to pursue a rewarding career in hair and beauty. You’ll learn through lecture and demonstration, followed by actual hands-on work in a salon atmosphere! Upon completion of the program, you’ll be ready to take the Hawai‘i Board of Cosmetology examination, which will allow you to become a licensed cosmetologist in Hawai‘i.
Many of our Cosmetology graduates have gone on to careers in the occupations listed below.
Visit the Hawaii Career Explorer website for more information.
Financial Aid and Scholarships
First, complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine if you are eligible for financial assistance which may help to cover your tuition and any additional costs, such as cosmetology tools. For more information about Financial Aid and FAFSA, visit Financial Aid Overview.
Next, see if you may qualify for Scholarships, which are awarded on the basis of merit, academic performance, and/or financial need. View the Scholarships page for available scholarships.
HonCC offers more than 23 academic programs offering 22 associate degrees and 31 certificates to prepare you for a lifetime of meaningful work.