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Cosmetology

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Our Instructors

Gina Griesdorn, Instructor Level I & II
937.778.1980 x763 
griesdorng@uppervalleycc.org

Sara Plozay,  Instructor Level I & II
937.778.1980 x762 
plozays@uppervalleycc.org

Phyllis Stoll, Paraprofessional
937.778.1980 x833
stollp@uppervalleycc.org

The School of Cosmetology

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Skills Learned

  • Hair Care Specialties
    - Styling
    - Cutting
    - Chemical control
    - Coloring

  • Nail Care Specialities
    - Manicures
    - Hand/arm Massages
    - Application of artificial nails
    - Pedicures

  • Skin Care Specialties
    - Facials
    - Massages
    - Hair RemovalOne Column H1 H2 H3 H4 H5 The School of Cosmetology
    - Application of Makeup

Career Development

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Certifications Available

  • Ohio State Board of Cosmetology License
    - Cosmetology
    - Esthetician
    - Manicurist

  • Tanning Salon Certification

  • First Aid Certification

  • CPR/AED Certification

College Credit Agreements

  • Edison Community College

  • Clark State Community College

  • Hocking College

  • Sinclair Commun

Career Pathways

  • Licensed Cosmetologist

  • Nail Technician

  • Esthetician

  • Makeup Artist

  • Salon Manager or Owner

Work-Based Learning Opportunities

Students who qualify have the opportunity to participate in one of three options for career development during their senior year. All three programs allow students to work within their career field while attending school on a modified schedule, so you they gain skills, experience and competitive wages.

Learn more here!

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Salon Experience

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Hours of Operation

September - March
Wednesday - Friday  |  12:00 - 2:30 pm

April - May
Wednesday - Friday  |  8:30 - 11:00 am

Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are highly encouraged to assure timely service.

*The salon will be closed on any days that the Career Center is not in session.

Visit the Salon@8811 webpage 

The Salon Services Guide and Pricing

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