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Cosmetology and Salon Management AAS


CIP 120401 (CSMA)

The Cosmetology and Salon Management AAS Degree offers a solid foundation for students to start a
career in a salon or to prepare them for one day opening their own salon. Students with a completed
certificate in cosmetology or esthetician, or who have a Colorado State Cosmetology License, can
complete an additional 30 credits and earn their Associates of Applied Science (AAS) degree.

Admission Requirements

Program Requirements

Core Cosmetology Courses (30 Credit Hours)

Current Colorado State Cosmetology License

Total: 60-61 Credits

Graduation Requirements

  • Apply for graduation online at
  • As a graduate of a Career and Technical Education program you will be contacted by an ACC employee in approximately six months to verify your employment information. This information gathering is a federal requirement to ensure that ACC receives certain federal funding.