Cosmetology

Estimated Costs Per Semester for Cosmetology Programs

Tuition and registration fees are set by the North Carolina State Board of Community Colleges and the General Assembly and are subject to change. Additional initial cost (textbooks, uniforms, kits, mannequin, etc.) associated with the Cosmetology programs are listed below. All estimates are subject to change.

Cosmetology (A55140)
Expense Cost
Text: Pivot Point, Pivot Point Tool Kit, Mannequins $1,128.00
Tuition* (12 credit hours) $1,106.00
Uniforms & Shoe estimate $150.00
Estimated First Semester Total $2,384.00
Esthetics (C55230) - COS 119 & 120 All Sections
Expense Cost
Text: Pivot Point, Esthetics includes Study Guide $230.00
Esthetics Kit $115.00
Tuition* (8 credit hours) $779.00
Uniforms & Shoe estimate $150.00
Estimated First Semester Total $1,274.00
Manicuring & Nail Technology (C55400) - COS 121 & 122 All Sections
Expense Cost
Text: Pivot Point, Manicuring includes Study Guide $125.00
Manicuring Kit $150.00
Tuition* (6 credit hours) $616.00
Uniforms & Shoe estimate $150.00
Estimated First Semester Total $1,041.00
Instructor's Training - Cosmetology (C55160)
Expense Cost
Text: Master Educator and Exam Review $300.00
Tuition* (13 credit hours) $1,163.00
Uniforms & Shoe estimate $150.00
Estimated First Semester Total $1,613.00

*Tuition is shown at the in-state rate and does not include fees. Tuition shown is based on the number of credit hours suggested in the program of study, see Rowan-Cabarrus catalog and student handbook.

Notes

  • Financial aid varies according to the number of credit hours taken. Contact the Rowan-Cabarrus financial aid office if you have questions.
  • For information on tuition for College and Career Promise students, please contact your high school counselor.
  • Textbook costs for general education courses is not included.