Course of Study
1000hrs, begin the first school day of every module with approval. Located at Western Suffolk BOCES Northport Campus.
Complete in approximately 10 months, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
- Hair Cutting
- Hair Coloring
- Professional Requirements/Nails
- Skin Care
- Hair/Scalp Analysis
- Hair Styling
Western Suffolk BOCES wants all students to succeed in the programs it offers. To earn a certificate of completion, Western Suffolk BOCES has established criteria for both attendance and academic progress outlined below. Students must meet these SAP requirements for pre-licensure. All other relevant policies are available in the Cosmetology Handbook of Western Suffolk BOCES (handbook ca be accessed here). Students must acknowledge their understanding of all stipulations and terms before admittance.
Cosmetology Make-Up Hours
If you lack hours to meet NYS licensing requirements, you may be able to enroll in our State Board Preparation class and take the hours you need! Transfer credits can also be evaluated and credit given if approved. Must successfully complete a module’s minimum hours to receive credit. Call (631) 261-3600 x204 for an appointment. Open enrollment.
Take this course to help you prepare for the NYS Licensure Practical Test. Call 631- 261-3600 for appointment to confirm your eligibility.
Kathleen Burke, Instructor
Kristine M. Shanteau, Training Coordinator
Dr. Stephanie Engelmann, Principal