Great Plains Technology Center

Cosmetologist - Frederick

Student holding a dummy head and a curling iron getting ready to practice.

Who can attend?


  High School

You will learn to:

  • Works in all aspects of cosmetology including, hair stylist, nail technician, esthetician, salon owner/manager, cosmetology instructor, and retail specialist
  • Hand and eye coordination that will allow you to be creative and visualize styles and color
  • Build a professional relationship with clients and other cosmetologists


Frederick - Branch Campus


Cosmetology students will receive theory in each phase of cosmetology. Students will learn to do such skills as manicuring and pedicuring, facials, scalp treatments, shampoo-color rinse and acid rinse, finger waving, hair styling, including the dressing of wigs, thermal, and blow drying, shampoo tints and bleaches, hair cutting and hair shaping, lash and brow dyeing and arching, personality and shop management, permanent waving and reverse permanent waving.

In this comprehensive 1000/1500-hour program, you will explore the latest styles and techniques in hair cutting and styling, skin care, nail care and makeup. From a foundation of theoretical knowledge, you will practice and perfect your techniques and learn professional business-building skills. Upon completion you will be prepared for a career as a hair stylist or technician, makeup artist or salon owner.

Employment Options

The following list is associated with the approved SOC (Standard Occupational Classification) for this program and does not necessarily represent immediate opportunities; additional training may be required for some options listed.

Barber Stylist, Beautician, Cosmetologist, Hair Dresser, Hair Stylist, Hairdresser, Hairstylist, Manager Stylist, Master Cosmetologist, Stylist – Approximate Pay Potential: $8-24 per hour. (O*NET source: 39-5012.00 - Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists)

Scheduling Information

Class Meets: Monday - Friday
AM Session: 8:00am-11:00am 
PM Session: 12:15am-3:15pm
1000 hours - High School Student
1500 hours  - Adult Student

Cost of Attendance Summary 

Secondary (High School) Students

  • Tuition: Free
  • Student Needs Fees: $792.00
  • Misc. Expenses: $77.00

Post-secondary (Adult) Students

  • Tuition: $3,700.00
  • Student Needs Fees: $792.00
  • Misc. Expenses: $77.00

Financial Aid and Scholarships

This program is approved for Federal Financial Aid; scholarships are also available for those who qualify. (See Financial Aid)

Certification Outcomes:

  • Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology and Barbering License

Applying for this Program

Linda Woody
Cosmetologist Instructor


Great Plains Technology Center
Branch Campus
2001 E. Gladstone
Frederick, OK 73542