The Cosmetology program at Mayland Community College produces graduates with competency-based knowledge, scientific/artistic principles, and hands-on fundamentals associated with the cosmetology industry. Graduates of the program will be prepared to sit for the NC State Board of Cosmetic Arts.

Our Advantage

  • Quality hands on instruction
  • Person to person interaction with program instructors
  • Vibrant and exciting learning environment
  • Course work that is relevant to various career options
  • Extensive training and education which has led to 100% licensing pass rate over the past 10 years

New Location!

Cosmo Ribbon Cutting
Cosmetology Salon Ribbon Cutting
August 2022
Mrs. Edwina Sluder, chairwoman of the Mayland Community College Board of Trustees, cuts the ribbon alongside the Cosmetology students, faculty, and other Board members for the Mayland Community College Cosmetic Arts Center at Three Peaks Enrichment Center.


Degrees, Diplomas & Certificates
Cosmetology (D55140), Diploma
Cosmetology (C55140), Certificate

Career & Professional Training

State & National Credentials
Keratin Smoothing Therapy (8 Hours)
Microdermabrasion (8 Hours)


Job Title Projected Growth
(NC 2016-2026)
Median Wages
(NC 2018)
Cosmetologist +17% $11.89 hourly
Manicurist- Pedicurist +18% $11.70 hourly
Esthetician +18% $15.05 hourly

*(data from O*NET OnLine retrieved December 2019)