M J Murphy Beauty College of Mt. Pleasant
 
NACCAS
 
 
MJ MURPHY BEAUTY COLLEGE
201 West Broadway Street, Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
Call Us Today: (989) 772-2339
 
 
 
 
 
 

Cosmetology Course Of Study

OBJECTIVE

The objective of the Cosmetology Course is to prepare the student for a successful and rewarding career as a licensed cosmetologist. As a result of the 1500 clock hours of theory and practical training the student should gain the knowledge, skill and ability to competently:
a. Pass the state-licensing exam
b. Protect the health and safety of the patron consumer
c. Solve the consumer's hair, nail, and skin problems
d. Exhibit artistic ability in hair design
e. Recognize the need for and be motivated to keep abreast of the latest trends and techniques

COSMETOLOGY CURRICULUM

 
SUBJECT
 
**Th
 
**Pr
 
**Tot
 
**Mpa's
 
Comments
 
 
Sanitation/Patron Protection
  • Laws and Rules
  • Person Hygiene
Salon Management
  • Mechanical and Electrical Equipment Safety
 
90
 
40
 
130
 
585
 
Sanitation and Patron Protections shall be Included in all Services
 
 
Facials
  • Skin analysis and care
  • Manipulation massage
  • Electricity
  • Skin Care
  • Removal of hair by use of Wax, tweezers, depilatories
  • Make-up and eyebrow arch
 
35
 
80
 
115
 
40
 
A minimum of 5 services in each category
 
 
Hairdressing
  • Arranging, cutting, dressing
  • Curling, pressing, artificial hair
  • And finger waving, natural hair cultivation
 
125
 
400
 
525
 
300
 
A minimum of 20 services in each category
 
 
Scalp and Hair Treatments
 
10
 
15
 
25
 
30
 
 
 
Hair Coloring
  • Temporary, semi-permanent, Permanent, Bleaching and Dimensional coloring Color Mixing
 
40
 
170
 
210
 
80
 
A minimum of 8 services in each category
 
 
Chemical Hair Restructering
  • Permanent waving
  • Straightening and relaxing
 
40
 
180
 
220
 
80
 
A minimum of 15 services in each category
 
 
Applied Chemistry/OSHA as Related to skin, hair, nails and Scalp
 
20
 
10
 
30
 
5
 
 
 
Applied anatomy, physiology and Histology of the human head, hands, nails, skin and hair
 
45
 
0
 
45
 
0
 
 
 
Manicuring/Pedicuring
 
15
 
55
 
70
 
35
 
 
 
Artifical Nails
 
5
 
15
 
20
 
5
 
 
 
Unassigned Hours
 
0
 
0
 
110
 
0
 
 
 
TOTALS
 
425
 
965
 
1500
 
1160
 
 
** Key: Th = Hours in theory, Pr = Hours in practice, Tot = Total Hours, MPA'S = Minimum practical applications

*Issued from school bulk supply

COSMETOLOGY COURSE EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES

 
  • Milady Textbook
  • Paul Mitchell Curling Iron
  • Paul Mitchell Blow Dryer
  • Paul Mitchell Product Knowledge Booklet
  • Paul Mitchell Cape
  • Book bag
  • Paul Mitchell Color Apron
  • 3 practice long haired mannequins with clamp
  • (1 @ start date, 1 @ 750 hours, 1 @ 1200 hours)
  • Make –up kit @ 500 hours
  • Tint Brush & Bowl
 
  • 1 Male mannequins with beard
  • Applicator Bottle
  • 1 pair mannequin scissors
  • Hair Cutting Scissors & Thinning Scissors
  • 1 doz. Butterfly clips
  • Hair Shaper & blades
  • 2 vinyl shampoo capes
  • Clippers with neck trimmers
  • 3 Paul Mitchell Round Brushes
  • Vinyl gloves
  • 1 Paul Mitchell Paddle Brush
  • 1 Denman Brush
  • Manicure & Pedicure Kit (that includes)
 
  • Files
  • Cuticle pusher
  • Scissors
  • Tweezers
  • Nippers
  • Orangewood stick
  • 2 specialty files
  • Marcel Iron
  • Paul Mitchell Flat Iron
  • Milady Textbook
  • Styling Booklet
  • Law & Rules Booklet
  • Supplies for State Board

 

MANICURE/NAIL TECH COURSE OF STUDY

OBJECTIVE

The objective of the Manicurist Course is to prepare the student for a successful and rewarding career as a licensed manicurist. As a result of the 400 clock hours of theory and practical training the student should gain the knowledge, skills and ability to competently:
 
a. Pass the state licensing exam
b. Protect the health and safety of the consumer
 
c. Solve the consumers nail problems
d. Recognize the need for and be motivated to keep abreast of      changing techniques
 

MANICURE/NAIL TECH CURRICULUM

 
SUBJECT
 
**Th
 
**Pr
 
**Tot
 
**Mpa's
 
Comments
 
 
Sanitation/Patron Protection
  • Laws and Rules
  • Person Hygiene
Salon Management
Mechanical and Electrical Equipment Safety

 
50
 
50
 
100
 
100
 
Sanitation and Patron Protections shall be Included in all
 
 
Anatomy and Disorders
 
25
 
0
 
25
 
0
 
 
 
Manicuring/PedicuringTechniques
 
20
 
50
 
70
 
40
 
 
 
Artistic Principles
 
10
 
0
 
10
 
0
 
 
 
Chemistry OSHA
 
15
 
0
 
15
 
0
 
 
 
Artifical Nails
 
25
 
105
 
130
 
50
 
 
 
Unassigned Hours
 
0
 
0
 
50
 
0
 
 
 
TOTALS
 
145
 
205
 
400
 
90
 
 
** Key: Th = Hours in theory, Pr = Hours in practice, Tot = Total Hours, MPA'S = Minimum practical applications

MANICURE COURSE EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES

 
  • OPI Nails on the Go Kit
  • Tweezers
  • Sapphire File
  • Pusher
  • Wood Sticks
  • Spatula
  • Cuticle Scissors
  • Cuticle Nipper
  • Text Book
  • Workbook
  • Review Book
 
  • 4oz. Bottle & Flip Top
  • 2oz. Bottle & Flip Top
  • Manicure Brush
  • Manicure Sanitizer
  • Acrylic Slicer
  • Emery Squares
  • Block Buffer
  • 2 Specialty Files
  • Polish
  • Polish Holder
  • Clarite Kit
 
  • *Sculpture Nail Kit
  • Primer
  • Liquid
  • Powder Pink
  • Powder White
  • Glue
  • Nail Tips
  • File
  • Acrylic Brush
  • Laws & Rules Booklet
  • OPI Pedicure Kit

 
*Sculpture Nail supplies may be issued as a kit or from bulk supply

OBJECTIVE

The objective of the Instructor Course is to prepare the student for a successful and rewarding career as a cosmetology instructor. As a result of the 500-Hour course of theory and practical training the student instructor should gain the knowledge, skills and ability to competently:
a. Pass the state licensing exam
b. Protect the health and safety of the consumer and patron customer
c. Develop lesson plans for teaching the art and science of cosmetology
d. Teach both theory and practice classes
e. Understand cosmetology laws, rules, and school record keeping

INSTRUCTOR COURSE CURRICULUM

 
SUBJECT
 
**Th
 
**Pr
 
**Tot
 
**Mpa's
 
Comments
 
 
Orientation and Review
  • Of the Cosmetology
  • Curriculum
     
    25
     
    50
     
    75
     
    20
     
     
     
    IntroductionTo Teaching
     
    30
     
    0
     
    30
     
    0
     
     
     
    Course Outlining and Development Lessons Planning
    • Developing, Administering
    • And Grading Examinations
     
    80
     
    85
     
    165
     
    70
     
    A minimum of 5 services in each category
     
     
    Laws and Rules
    • Record Keeping
    • School
    • Administration
     
    15
     
    10
     
    25
     
    70
     
     
     
    Teaching
    Assisting in the Clinic and Theory Classrooms
       
      0
       
      75
       
      75
       
      15
       
       
       
      Practice Teaching in the Clinic and Theory Classrooms
       
      0
       
      130
       
      130
       
      25
       
       
       
      TOTALS
       
      150
       
      350
       
      500
       
      140
       
       
      ** Key: Th = Hours in theory, Pr = Hours in practice, Tot = Total Hours, MPA'S = Minimum practical applications

      INSTRUCTOR COURSE SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT

      • Textbook
      • Lesson Plan Forms
      • Laws & Rules Booklet & Workbook
      • Handout

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