Course Number   Course Title / Description / MnTC Goals / Prerequisites Credits
COS 1501   Clinical 1-3*
  This course provides hands-on clinical experiences in the Ridgewater College Salon and Day Spa. Students apply skills learned in Pre-Clinic courses using the equipment, technology, products and services necessary to be successful in the salon and spa industries. Students will be required to complete quotas established by the Minnesota Board of Cosmetology for licensure, and will prepare for practical certification testing exams. This is a variable credit course (1-3 credits). This course may be repeated in increments of 1-3 credits to meet the 12 credits Estheology Certificate, the Advanced Esthetics Certificate, and the Advanced Esthetics AAS degree.  

COS 1501 is a required course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
Esthetics (Advanced) AAS Degree (2017-2018)
Estheology Certificate (2017-2018)
Esthetics (Advanced Skincare Certificate) Certificate (2017-2018)
Esthetics (Advanced) AAS Degree (2016-2017)
Estheology Certificate (2016-2017)
Esthetics (Advanced Skincare Certificate) Certificate (2016-2017)
Esthetics (Advanced) AAS Degree (2015-2016)
Estheology Certificate (2015-2016)
Esthetics (Advanced Certificate) Certificate (2015-2016)
Esthetics (Advanced) AAS Degree (2014-2015)
Estheology Certificate (2014-2015)
Esthetics (Advanced Certificate) Certificate (2014-2015)
Esthetics (Advanced) AAS Degree (2013-2014)
Estheology Certificate (2013-2014)
Esthetics (Advanced Certificate) Certificate (2013-2014)