The Instructor Training Curriculum requires 750 clock hours of instruction in preparation skills in class room management, teaching methodologies, design and lesson plan preparation and presentation and assessment toll techniques. Approximately 24 hours of instruction a week for three semesters will provide the necessary clock hours to be certified to take the state examination. Applicants must be 21 years old or older, have valid Cosmetology licenses, and furnish proof of high school graduation and three years of verified work experience as an operator. In addition, the applicant must be interviewed and approved by the instructors of the cosmetology program. The instructor program is taught ONLY on the Center campus, and enrollment is limited.