Business & Technologies


Manicuring/Nail Technology

The Manicuring/Nail Technology curriculum provides competency-based knowledge, scientific/artistic principles, and hands-on fundamentals associated with the nail technology industry. The curriculum provides a simulated salon environment which enables students to develop manipulative skills.

Course work includes instruction in all phases of professional nail technology, business/computer principles, product knowledge, and other related topics.

Graduates should be prepared to take the North Carolina Cosmetology State Board Licensing Exam and upon passing be licensed and qualify for employment in beauty and nail salons, as a platform artist, and in related businesses.

Manicuring/Nail Technology Certificate Graduation

Manicuring/Nail Technology Instructor Certificate Graduation Plan


Gainful Employment Data (2012-2013)

Manacuring and Nail Technology Certificate

Manicuring Instructor Certificate


Faculty Contact:

Carolyn Sherrill
Program Chair, Cosmetology
(252) 823-5166, ext. 214