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Hernando Adult Education Office
801 N. Broad Street, Brooksville, FL, 34601




Employment Opportunities

  • Cosmetologist
  • Hair Stylist
  • Hair Dresser

Industry Certification
and License

  • Florida Cosmetology License
    $63.50 application fee
    $30 Testing Fee
  • HIV/AIDS Exam
    $20 exam fee

Salary Information

  • A Cosmotologist can be expected to make between $15,754 and $44,031 a year
  • Salary estimates are not guaranteed.

SunTech Business Office

4057 California St.
Brooksville, FL 34604

Select this link to call for more information352-797-7091


Course Description

Supply List

Salon Prices

Course Calendar

Gainful Employment

Please follow the link for important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program. Gainful Employment

Mission Statement

The mission of Suncoast Technical Education Center is to specialize in developing and promoting innovative programs for our students to meet the evolving needs of the community.

Program Description

This program enables students to acquire technical knowledge and skills necessary to qualify for the Florida Board of Cosmetology License Exam. Instruction includes a combination of class theory and practical experiences through practice with mannequins and patrons. Attendance is crucial to the successful completion of this program. Students will take the Florida Board of Cosmetology License Exam at the completion of the program.

Program Structure

  • Grooming and Salon Services, Core, Facials and Nails — 225 Hours
  • Cosmetology and Hairdresser 1 — 300 Hours
  • Cosmetology and Hairdresser 2 — 300 Hours
  • Cosmetology and Hairdresser 3 — 375 Hours

Program Requirements

The State of Florida requires students to meet the basic skill level requirement prior to program completion.

The basic skills grade levels for this program are:

  • Math: 8
  • Language: 8
  • Reading: 9
  • Uniform: Black smock, black pants and black shoes

Completion Requirements

A student must have passed all required courses in the program and satisfied all financial obligations before he or she is eligible to rece ive a certificate of completion of the program.


Tuition: $2.92 per program hour (1200 Hours)

*Tuition and all fees are subject to change - refer to supply list for pricing


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 3 - 9pm (50 weeks)


Nature Coast Technical High School
4057 California Street, Brooksville, FL 34604

“The Hernando County School District prohibits any form of discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, marital status, age, genetic information, or disability in any of its programs, services or activities.”