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The Cosmetology Program at Pitt Community College is a non-credit program within the Continuing Education Division. No financial aid is available but the program is very affordable! Costs associated with the program include tuition which is $186.25 per semester (can be completed in three semesters), uniforms (black scrubs), books (approximately $310.50), and a cosmetology kit.

To view the course schedule, click here.


We are currently accepting new students! You can register at the PCC Greenville Center located at 3107 S. Memorial Dr. Students must attend a mandatory orientation prior to the beginning of class. New classes begin September 23, 2014. Registration is open!

Admission Requirements

Students must be high school graduates. All students must take the Math and English/reading placement tests, administered in the Warren Building, room 2402. Call 252-493-7561 for hours of operation. Transfer students should provide a copy of their skills and hours transcript from their former cosmetology program. This skills and hours transcript must be approved to receive credit for those hours and advance in the PCC program.

Cosmetology Kit

Students must be prepared to purchase a cosmetology kit on the first day of class. The kit can be purchased through Mitchell's Hair Styling Academy at the cost of $995.10. Students may purchase a cosmetology kit elsewhere but all the items must be comparable to the Mitchell's kit and must be approved by Mitchell's prior to the first day of class. Mitchell's will provide students with a book bundle and cosmetology kit for $1305.60. Mitchell's accepts cash, money orders, and debit/credit cards.


Office hours for cosmetology advising are Monday 10:00 am – 12:00 pm and Thursday 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm.

Career Opportunities

Employment is available in beauty salons as skin/nail specialists, platform artists, and related businesses.

For more information contact:

Wendy Dunbar at 252-493-7528 or wdunbar@email.pittcc.edu
Gail Nichols at 252-493-7625 or gnichols@email.pittcc.edu

To speak with the Cosmetology Program Director/Instructor contact:

Anita Stroud
Mitchell's Hairstyling Academy
426 E. Arlington Blvd
Greenville, NC
252-756-3050 (closed Mondays)


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