• Cosmetology

    • Master classes taught by industry professionals

    • Onsite Salon experiences throughout your program

    • Additional opportunities to attend workshops, professional development seminars and Salon Expo's 

    • Increased networking opportunities with owners, creating a pipeline to employment upon certification

    Students will learn hair design, nail artistry, skin care, and basic men’s hair cutting in our modern salons, taught by New York State Board Examiners and Salon Experts. After successful completion of the 1000-hour course, students may take the Cosmetology New York State Licensing Exam. Classes meet Monday through Thursday evenings from 6-10pm. 

    Required additional costs: Textbook, cosmetology kit, and mannequin.

  • Course length: 153 Sessions / 1 Year
    Tuition: $8,750
    Additional materials cost: $562


    • Students must posses strong fine and gross motor skills; finger dexterity; and be able to stand, bend and stretch for extended periods of time.
    • Students must have good oral and written communication skills and effective listening and interpersonal skills.
    • Payment plans are available for these courses. For more information on any of our Appearance Enhancement courses, contact us at (516) 622-6950 or
    • Upon completion of requirements students are eligible to apply for New York State licensing.

Career Technical Education

  • Adult Education Career and Technical Education

    Michele Cohen, Principal

    Evening Program Office:

    If you are a Nassau BOCES employee, retiree or alumni of Barry Tech ask about a discount for our programs.