Cosmetology and Barbering

Cosmetology and Barbering


Flowing hair, exquisite makeup and polished nails – Gwinnett Tech's Cosmetology program can teach you how to master these areas and more. Get started in a career field today that will let you express your creativity. Plus, jobs in this field are projected to grow – fast! At GTC, you'll learn about safety, hair treatments and manipulations, skin and nail care and more.

Make an appointment at the GTC campus salon.

Take the first step toward a top job in this field and apply for next semester. All the dates and deadlines you need to know are here on the website. If you're looking for ways to pay for your education, check out the scholarships for this program. You can also learn about our instructors, clubs and organizations and check out the advisory board to learn more about companies in this field.

Information on gainful employment: Cosmetology

View our course catalog and check out these offerings:

  • Offerings
  • Instructors
  • Top Jobs
  • Advisory Board
  • Degrees

    There are no degrees available for this program.


    • Cosmetology

    • Barbering


    There are no certificates available for this program.

    Continuing Ed

    • Basic Management Skills

    • Starting and Operating a Small Business

  • Jermaine Whirl
    Dean, Business Sciences and Art & Design
    Terra Womack
    Program Director Cosmetology
    678-226-6627 ext 6627
    • Hair designer

    • Stylist assistant

    • Receptionist

    • Color technician

    • Permanent wave artisan

    • Manufacturer's product consultant

    • Salon manager

    • Independent salon operator

    • Cosmetology sales person

    • Cosmetologist

  • Cosmetology Advisory Committee

    Daniel Detina
    JCPenny Salon

    Zelda Taylor
    Maxwell High School

    Janice Loyd
    Maxwell High School

    Cathy Smith
    Maxwell High School

    Ricardo Moor
    Inspirations Hair Studio

    Janice Moor
    Inspirations Hair Studio

    Marina Hinds
    Gwinnett Tech Graduate

    Contressa Oliver
    Gwinnett Tech

    Jacquline Runyon
    Gwinnett Tech