P.B. Cosmetology Education Centre
Gloucester, NJ 08080
You have taken the first step to an exciting and rewarding career. Positions in the beauty industry offer high income potential, flexibility, and independence. Did you know the average salary for a full time salon professional is $38,500 including tips? The easiest part of being a licensed professional is finding a job. Salon owners have jobs waiting for graduates. Choose to become a hair stylist, nail technician, make up artist or colorist!
You can be part of the exciting world of fashion and style. No other career gives you the freedom to be an artist. If you are creative, energetic, and enjoy working with people, take a closer look at our course offerings. On behalf of our faculty and administration we welcome you to browse our site and find out what PB Cosmetology Education Centre can do for you.
A New Jersey State approved Cosmetology Course that offers training in hair design, nail design and skin care.
As a premiere Pivot Point School, PB Cosmetology Education Centre specializes in the scientific approach to hair design. Curriculum is enhanced with guest artists and field trips. In addition to the development of technical skills, students are trained to be salon-ready through a program teaching salon professionalism, self-marketing and client relations. Students spend their last 600 hours training in PB's full-service Student Salon.
New Jersey State approved Nail Technician Course that offers training in manicures, pedicures, artificial nails, nail art, spa services and facial waxing.
PB offers the most comprehensive nail technician course in the state, where students spend their last 200 hours working on clients in the Nail Design Studio to enhance and perfect their technique. Specialized guest artists supplement curricular topics.
Careers as nail technicians offer flexible work schedules, pleasant working conditions, and the opportunity to meet and service new people. Since people view nail services as a necessity not a luxury, licensed nail technicians have a bright career outlook
A New Jersey State approved Skin Care Specialty course that offers training in skin analysis, facials, body procedures, hair removal and make-up artistry.
PB offers an intimate learning environment where students get advanced, hands-on training using top of the line professional products. The school has a fully equipped Skin Care Studio complete with a professional library of material, concentrating on medical aesthetics, reflexology and aromatherapy. Students will have a variety of employment opportunities ranging from salons and spas, Doctor's offices, theaters, product sales demonstration, health and wellness centers, and positions as make-up artists.
The pre-requisites for enrollment in this course include a Cosmetology license and a record of success as a practicing cosmetologist, aesthetician, or manicurist. Acceptance into this course is competitive. Students must submit a resume and cover letter to the School Director and complete a personal interview. Applicants may also be asked to develop a mock lesson for the School Director. Additional information on becoming a licensed teacher may be obtained by contacting the Career Development Office.
Requirements for the program are:
- Current New Jersey Beautician or Cosmetologist/Hairstyling License.
- High School Diploma or G. E. D. Certificate.
- Letter from employer to verify 6 months prior experience as a Cosmetologist/Hairstylist or to verify that applicant will have been employed at least 6 months by the time the teacher training course is completed. Letter must be notarized.
- Completed New Jersey Board Registration Form (provided by the school.)
PB Cosmetology Education Centre accepts as students only those applicants with a high school diploma or its equivalent. Students must be at least 17 years of age. All interested applicants must schedule an admissions interview and tour of our facility with an Admissions Representative from our Career Development Office.
Students must commit to the posted schedule of the course that he or she is enrolling in. No flex schedule or combination of day and night scheduling is permitted. Upon enrollment, Cosmetology, Manicuring, and Skin Care students are asked to provide:
- Birth Certificate or NJ Driver's License
- Two personal photographs
- High School Diploma or G.E.D.