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Cosmetology Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

Success In Style

The cosmetology students participate in real-world experiences by owning and operating the Hi-Point salon on main campus and hosting several Cut-A-Thons throughout the year.

Students learn about hair styling; manicures and pedicures; trends in the fashion, make-up and hair industry; and discover opportunities in the beauty field from the local salon to the big-time Hollywood stylist all in our on-site salon. Students also have the opportunity to attend a variety of conferences and study trips.

Students may earn their Ohio Board of Cosmetology license and obtain a tanning license that they can put to use while pursuing further education or career opportunities. Students in this program take part in the Ohio Hi-Point SkillsUSA Chapter.

Courses (must complete all required courses for program completion)

Required Courses:
Microbiology and Infection Control
Fundamentals of Hair Cutting and Styling
Advanced Hair Cutting and Styling
Fundamentals of Chemical Services
Salon Operations and Communications



  • State Board of Cosmetology License

  • Esthetician License (when new courses are offered)

After Graduation?

  • Hairdresser/stylist

  • Cosmetologist

Salon Services

Open to the public!

Hours of Operation:
Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday
Seniors at 8:30 am
Juniors 12:00 pm


Click here to see all salon services and pricing information!

What Would I Be Doing?

  • Hair shaping, styling and coloring

  • Manicures and pedicures

  • Facial treatments

  • Skin care

  • Make- up

  • Business management

With Further Training?

  • Business owner

  • Make-up artist

  • Esthetician (skin care specialist)


Ginger Shellenberger

Junior Cosmetology Instructor
Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

Cindy Harlan

Cosmetology Instructor
Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

ProStart Culinary Arts

Culinary Arts Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

A Recipe For Success!

ProStart Culinary Arts program provides students with practical experience through management and operation of Hi-Point's restaurant, the Sloan Inn.

Students will gain experience needed to either work in the restaurant industry, pursue additional ProStart Culinary Arts training to become a chef, or a combination of both. This program also exposes students to opportunities for continued culinary education where they can pursue careers as head chefs, business owners and dietitians. Students will cater events throughout the year for hands-on experience. The instructional part focuses on quality control of food supplies, proper techniques for cooking and baking, as well as the use and care of commercial equipment!

This ProStart program is accredited through the Ohio Restaurant Association and students have the opportunity to earn ProStart certification, ServSafe certifiation, and college credit (CTAG). Students in this program take part in the Ohio Hi-Point FCCLA Chapter.

Courses (must complete all required courses for program completion)
* Capstone required to earn certifications

Hospitality Fundamentals
Catering and Banquet Services Operations
Fundamentals of Food Production
Contemporary Cuisine

Dining Room Service and Operations
Restaurant Management
Baking and Pastry Arts


  • ProStart Culinary Arts
  • ServSafe Food Handlers

After Graduation?

  • Chef
  • Food service manager
  • Butcher

What Would I Be Doing?

  • Management and operation of Sloan Inn
  • Food safety and sanitation
  • Food preparation skills
  • Dining services and procedures
  • Catering school and business functions

With Further Training?

  • High-end chef or pastry chef
  • Nutritionist and dietitian
  • Food scientist technician
  • Entrepreneur

Donna Beale

ProStart Culinary Arts Instructor
Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

Craft the Education of Future Generations

The Early Childhood Education program is designed to prepare students for careers in childcare and education.

Skills taught within the program include child growth and development, maintaining a safe and healthy environment, and developing a physical and intellectual curriculum. Students gain hands-on experience by developing lesson plans and working at local daycares, early learning centers and elementary schools. Community service projects are also a major activity for students.

Students have the opportunity to earn their CPR and first aid certifications. Graduates are prepared to work in preschools, daycare centers and as teacher aides, and also have a jumpstart into a college degree in elementary education. Students in this program take part in the Ohio Hi-Point FCCLA Chapter.

Courses (must complete all required courses for program completion)*

Required Courses:
Childhood Development Birth to Middle Childhood
Creating a Safe and Healthy Environment
Early Childhood Education Learning 1 & 2
Capstone Level 1 & 2


  • Infant Toddler First Aid CPR

After Graduation?

  • Childcare worker
  • Preschool teacher
  • Teacher assistant

What Would I Be Doing?

  • Create and implement developmentally appropriate lessons
  • Design activities for child stimulation
  • Identify physical, social, emotional, and cognitive abilities of children
  • Lead lessons and activities with children

With Further Training?

  • Public educator
  • Special education teacher
  • Preschool and childcare director

Angie Walls

Early Childhood Education Instructor
Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

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