Nail Technology Certificate

The program provides theory and skill development in artistic application of  nail enhancement services which includes the application of fiberglass and silk wraps, tips with overlay, sculptured nails, gels and gel polish. Pedicures, natural nail manicures, identifying the various diseases and disorders of the nails, and Kansas State Board of Cosmetology rules and regulations will also be taught. Upon completion of this program, students are prepared for the Kansas State Board of Cosmetology Manicurist licensure written and practical exams. Admission requires high school transcript or GED. Contact the Salon at 913-469-2390, for additional information.

Requirements for Course Enrollment:

  • ENGL 121 (with a grade of "C" or higher) or RDG 126 (with a grade of "C" or higher) or an appropriate reading placement test score and department approval
  • All test scores must be current within the past five years.

(Major Code 3100; State CIP Code 12.0410)


Required Course

CO 109Nail Technology*16
Total Hours16

Total Program Hours: 16