Welcome

Welcome to Textures Institute of Cosmetology and the exciting world of the beauty industry! Within this handbook, you will find the policies and procedures that will help you be successful at Textures Institute as well as your chosen career in the field. These guidelines were designed specifically to ensure that you are totally prepared for your new career. We hope that you find this document a useful tool but please note that the staff at Textures Institute is available to answer any additional questions you may have. Congratulations on your new endeavors!


Arthur Harris

President

Our guarantee

Cosmetology Students, while in our program, have real world opportunities to express their creativity and provide hair and makeup looks for various editorial photo shoots and fashion shows. These experiences give our students an added advantage in preparation for their careers as hair stylists.


Why choose Textures

Textures Institute of Cosmetology provides a unique learning environment encouraging creativity, teamwork and discipline in the pursuit of professional goals in Cosmetology Arts and Sciences. Inspiring students to exceed expectations and continue their quest for lifelong learning through respect and integrity.

Our guarantee

Cosmetology Students, while in our program, have real world opportunities to express their creativity and provide hair and makeup looks for various editorial photo shoots and fashion shows. These experiences give our students an added advantage in preparation for their careers as hair stylists.

Career Opportunities

Upon graduation from Textures Institute of Cosmetology and licensing by the State Cosmetology Board, the licensed graduate will be qualified to pursue their future in a variety of interesting careers.


A few career choices available are:


  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty Salon Specialist
  • Permanent Wave Specialist
  • Cosmetology Instructor
  • Nail Technician

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Cosmetology Course Curriculum (1500 Hours)

A study toward preparation to take a State Board examination to become a licensed cosmetologist in the State of Indiana, each student must attend 1500 hours of training plus complete the required Official Student Progress Book.

State Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners

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Subject Theory Hours Practice Hours Total Hours
Haircutting 100 Theory Hours 175 Practice Hours Total 275 Hours
Sanitation 40 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 40 Hours
Statute and rules 10 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 10 Hours
Salesmanship 05 Theory Hours 05 Practice Hours Total 10 Hours
Management 10 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 10 Hours
Manicuring 05 Theory Hours 25 Practice Hours Total 30 Hours
Pedicuring 05 Theory Hours 15 Practice Hours Total 20 Hours
Hair Removal 05 Theory Hours 10 Practice Hours Total 15 Hours
Anatomy & Physiology 05 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 05 Hours
Skin 05 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 05 Hours
Hair 05 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 05 Hours
Electricity 05 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 05 Hours
Chemistry 10 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 10 Hours
Shampooing 05 Theory Hours 30 Practice Hours Total 35 Hours
Scalp Treatments 10 Theory Hours 10 Practice Hours Total 20 Hours
Facials & Make-up 10 Theory Hours 10 Practice Hours Total 20 Hours
Hair Coloring 40 Theory Hours 150 Practice Hours Total 190 Hours
Permanent wave & relaxing 70 Theory Hours 250 Practice Hours Total 320 Hours
Hair Styling 70 Theory Hours 210 Practice Hours Total 280 Hours
Miscellaneous Hours 150 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 150 Hours

Nail Technician Course Curriculum (600 Hours)

The nail technician course requires 600 hours of instruction. The first 40 hours of instruction are general theory class, both clinic and classroom, where students practice techniques taught. After the first 40 hours, students may practice services on patrons in salon area. The remaining 560 hours of instruction are in theory, practical class work, and clinic practice. A study toward preparation to take a State Board examination to become a licensed nail technician in the State of Indiana, each student must attend 600 hours of training plus complete the required Official Student Progress Book.


State Board requires 450 hour for the Manicure program Textures Institute of Cosmetology program is 600 hours.

  • Ensure our students have adequate time to complete a required Nail Shop project
  • Allow additional time for art design

Subject Theory Hours Practice Hours Total Hours
Sanitation 50 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 50 Hours
Anatomy & Disorders 30 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 30 Hours
Statues & Rules 15 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 15 Hours
Nail Techniques 45 Theory Hours 210 Practice Hours Total 255 Hours
Manicuring 15 Theory Hours 60 Practice Hours Total 75 Hours
Pedicuring 15 Theory Hours 35 Practice Hours Total 50 Hours
Chemistry 10 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 10 Hours
Salesmanship 05 Theory Hours 15 Practice Hours Total 20 Hours
Electric Drill & File 10 Theory Hours 20 Practice Hours Total 30 Hours
Miscellaneous 65 Theory Hours 0 Practice Hours Total 65 Hours