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Cosmetology Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

Cosmetology

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 may earn their Ohio Board of Cosmetology license and obtain a tanning license, which they can put to use while pursuing further education or career opportunities.

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.

Practical Learning Experiences

Students will learn:

  • Hair shaping, styling and coloring
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Facial treatments
  • Skin care
  • Make-up
  • Business management

Required Courses

Below are the career-technical classes offered during this two-year program. Students may also choose to add electives to their schedule.

Year One
Microbiology and Infection Control
Fundamentals of Hair Cutting and Styling
Trichology

Year Two
Fundamentals of Chemical Services
Skin Care Fundamentals and Enhancements
Human Services Capstone

Industry Certifications

Ohio State Board of Cosmetology License
CPR/First Aid

Salon Services

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Hours of Operation:
Wednesday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Call 937-599-3010 ext. 1420

The latest haircut, style, manicure, or mani/pedi will be scheduled for 1 p.m. Chemical appointments start at 11:30 a.m.

Please call to schedule an appointment at 937-599-3010 ext. 1420. Hours of operation are subject to change due to school events.

See salon services and pricing

College Partnerships

Clark State Community College
Columbus State Community College
Rhodes State Community College

*Partnerships continue to evolve. Talk to the instructor for the most up-to-date partnerships and credit options.

Salary Potential

$25,000 (Cosmetologist)
$26,000 (Nail Technician)
$226,000 (Dermatologist)


CAREER TECHNICAL STUDENT ORGANIZATION

Ohio Hi-Point Career Center SkillsUSA

Instructors

Cindy Harlan

Cosmetology Instructor
Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

Ginger Shellenberger

Junior Cosmetology Instructor
Ohio Hi-Point Career Center


Culinary Arts

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 manage and operate the career center’s restaurant, The Sloan Inn, and cater several events throughout the year. Learn quality control of food supplies, proper techniques for cooking and baking, and the use and care of commercial equipment. This ProStart program is accredited through the Ohio Restaurant Association and students have the opportunity to earn a ProStart Certification.

Practical Learning Experiences

Students will:

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

Required Courses

Below are the career-technical classes offered during this two-year program. Students may also choose to add electives to their schedule.

Year One
Hospitality Fundamentals
Fundamentals of Food Production

Year Two
Restaurant Management
Dining Room Service and Operations
Hospitality and Tourism Capstone

Industry Certifications

ProStart
ServSafe Certifications
10-Hour OSHA
CPR/First Aid

Restaurant and Catering Services

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Hours of Operation:
Wednesday - Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Please call ahead to ensure the restaurant is open. For catering requests, please call 937-599-3010 ext. 1421 to check availability. Hours of operation are subject to change due to school events.

See restaurant menus for the year

College Partnerships

Bradford School
Columbus State Community College
Sinclair Community College
Sullivan University

*Partnerships continue to evolve. Talk to the instructor for the most up-to-date partnerships and credit options.

Salary Potential

$30,000 (Baker)
$41,000 (Restaurant Manager)
$43,500 (Head Chef)
$67,995 (Executive Chef)


CAREER TECHNICAL STUDENT ORGANIZATION

Ohio Hi-Point Career Center FCCLA

Instructor

Donna Beale

ProStart Culinary Arts Instructor
Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

Early Childhood Education Ohio Hi-Point Career Center

Early Childhood Education

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

The Early Childhood Education program is designed to prepare students for careers in childcare and education. Students will gain an understanding of child development, and will create lessons, designing activities that foster growth in the 4 areas development (cognitive, physical, social, emotional). Students will also learn psychology and behavioral progress, as well as guidance and nutrition.


Practical Learning Experiences

Students will:

  • Learn child development
  • Create hands-on and age appropriate lessons
  • Implement health and safety procedures
  • Communicable disease training
  • Child abuse prevention and recognition training

Required Courses

Below are the career-technical classes offered during this two-year program. Students may also choose to add electives to their schedule.

Year One
Early Childhood Education Principles
Health, Safety, and Nutrition

Year Two
Child and Adolescent Development
Classroom Management
Education and Training Capstone

Industry Certifications

Council for Professional Recognition - Child Development Associate Credential (CDA)
CPR/First Aid

College Partnerships

Clark State Community College
Rhodes State College

*Partnerships continue to evolve. Talk to the instructor for the most up-to-date partnerships and credit options.

Salary Potential

$36,000 (Daycare Director)
$43,000 (Preschool Teacher)
$44,000 (Elementary Teacher)


CAREER TECHNICAL STUDENT ORGANIZATION

Ohio Hi-Point Career Center FCCLA

Instructor

Angie Walls

Early Childhood Education Instructor
Ohio Hi-Point Career Center
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