Cosmetology (Bennett Career Institute)

The General Cosmetology Course at Bennett Career Institute is a comprehensive 1500-clock-hour program designed to provide instruction in a wide range of cosmetology skills and techniques. Students will learn about sanitation and sterilization, decontamination, and infection control practices, as well as hair cutting, coloring, perms, and other chemical services. The curriculum also covers hair styling techniques and other occupational requirements such as manicures, pedicures, and facials. BCI's General Cosmetology Curriculum is designed to meet the requirements of the District of Columbia Board of Barber and Cosmetology, preparing students for a cosmetology operator's license. Once the student has completed the program and passed the DC State Board of Cosmetology examination for licensure he/she will be qualified to obtain employment as a Cosmetologist, Hairstylist/Hairdresser, Manager Stylist, or Nail Technician. Individuals who obtain a license can provide a variety of beauty services such as shampooing, cutting, coloring, styling hair, apply makeup, dress wigs, perform hair removal as well as provide nail and skin care services. Bennett Career Institute (BCI) cultivates skilled professionals in cosmetology, barbering, instruction, management, and makeup artistry. They offer comprehensive programs to guide students through every aspect of their chosen curriculum, ensuring they are fully prepared to excel in their fields. BCI offers open enrollment, allowing students to enroll at any time throughout the year. Both day and evening classes are available to accommodate the needs of both full-time and part-time students.

Position/Opportunity: Cosmetology (Bennett Career Institute)


Applicants must be able to provide the following documents:
1. High school diploma, GED, or valid transcripts
2. Birth certificate or social security card
3. Government-issued ID (driver’s license or state ID)

Application Requirements:

1. Complete a BCI Enrollment Application
2. Interview with an Admissions Representative