Professional Academy of Cosmetology

516 East Marshall Street

Norristown, PA 19401

Phone: (610) 277-7390

FAX: (610) 277-7391


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Professional Academy of Cosmetology

The Teacher program is 500 Clock Hours.  Theory and Practical Skills will include:

Theory: Art & Science of Teaching, Characteristics of Teaching, Students and Learning, Developing A Course of Study, Planning for Effective Instruction, Methods and Processes of Teaching, Instructional Aids, Evaluating Student Performance, Creating a Positive Classroom Environment, Record Keeping, and Salon Management.

Practical: Student Teaching, curriculum design, test development, record keeping, clinic supervision, and bulletin board designs.


The Professional Academy of Cosmetology, LLC will equip students with the knowledge and practical experience necessary to pass the Pennsylvania State Board of Teacher Licensing Exam.  Students must pass written exams with a 75% average. Students can earn their teachers license in Cosmetology, or a Limited Teachers License in Natural Hair Braiding, Esthetician, or Nail Technology. Teachers may start practicing their skills immediately after receiving their license following graduation.

Programs Offered:

                                    Day Program                                                                                                      Night Program

Approximately 17 Weeks (M-F 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)                                    Approximately *32 Weeks (M-Th 4:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.)

Kit & Supplies Include:

Teacher of Cosmetology Book, Salon Management Book, State Law Books, Teacher Kit​ and carrying bag.