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Hairstyling

Hairstyling

Canadian Student

At A Glance

  • Duration
    12 months full-time
  • Credential
    Certificate (Winter 2024 intake), Diploma (Fall 2024 intake)
  • work practicum
    No
  • apprenticeship
    Level 1
  • Tuition1
    $6,516

1Tuition is estimated and subject to change. Refer to the chart below for more detailed program costs.

International Student

At A Glance

  • Duration
    1 year full-time (12 months of study)
  • Credential
    Certificate (Winter 2024 intake), Diploma (Fall 2024 intake)
  • work practicum
    No
  • apprenticeship
    Level 1
  • Tuition1
    $17,850

1Tuition is estimated and subject to change. Refer to the chart below for more detailed program costs.

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Sharpen your skills and techniques as a stylist under the guidance of industry veteran instructors and learn the ins-and-outs of the workplace—customer service, client booking, effective product sales—in our full-service salon learning environment.

Women and men’s haircuts, barbering, colour and chemical texture services—these are the skills employers demand of our Hairstyling graduates and they are the ones you will explore in detail in this program. Apprenticeship Manitoba Level 1 accreditation means students who successfully complete the program and accreditation requirements receive credit toward their apprenticeship path. And participation in MITT’s Bridging to Work workshops ensures you enter the workforce with a strong foundation in the employability and essential skills employers demand.

Who it is for

Individuals who are passionate about the latest trends in hairstyling, enjoy hands-on work, and thrive on one-on-one interaction with a client to help them achieve—and properly maintain—their desired look.

Course information
Career information

Entrance requirements

Manitoba high school diploma (or expected completion within 45 days of the program start date), or equivalent, including:

  • Grade 12 Math (40S) with a grade of 50 per cent or higher, or equivalent.
  • Grade 12 English Language Arts (40S) with a grade of 50 per cent or higher, or equivalent.

If educated outside of Canada, applicants must also have demonstrated English Language Proficiency.

Click here for more information on entrance requirements.

Intakes

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Intakes Start Month* Class Hours
Fall 2024 September
  • Day: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Winter 2025 January 
  • Day: 8:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
For the most up-to-date information on current availability, visit apply.mitt.ca/guide. (Click “Get Started” and “view Available Programs”.)

*Note: Start date does not include Work Skills Foundations. For information on the start of your Work Skills Foundations course, please see: Academic Schedule.

Work Skills Foundations will be open for students to complete, independently and online. Please note that completion is mandatory for graduation. Work Skills Foundations helps you successfully transition into a post-secondary academic environment and navigate the cultural, academic, and work expectations you find there as well as in the workplace. Visit our Work Skills Foundations page for full information.

Estimated Program Costs

2024/25

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Item Cost1
Tuition $6,516
Fees $1,170
Estimated Textbook Costs2 $700
Estimated Supply Costs2
(Includes laptop)
$1,300
Estimated Program Cost $9,686

Supplies

A complete supply list can be found in the program information section.

Details regarding additional technology requirements for online learning at MITT can be found here.

Textbooks

A complete textbook list can be found in the textbooks section.

Work Skills Foundations

Starting in August 2022, domestic and international students enrolling in most post-secondary programs at MITT will be required to complete Work Skills Foundations.

Formerly known as Introduction to College and Work, Work Skills Foundations helps you successfully transition into a post-secondary academic environment and navigate the cultural, academic, and work expectations you find there as well as in the workplace.

Work Skills Foundations will be open for students to complete, independently and online, two weeks prior to their program start date. Please note that completion is mandatory for graduation.

Visit our Work Skills Foundations page for full information.

Entrance requirements

High school diploma (or expected completion within 45 days of the program start date), or equivalent. International applicants must meet the general entrance requirements [PDF] based on country/curriculum of study. Applicants must also meet the program-specific requirements, including:

  • Senior level Math with a grade of 50 per cent or higher, or equivalent.
  • Senior level First Language Literature with a grade of 50 per cent or higher, or equivalent.

*All high school grades will be converted to an equivalent Manitoba grade scale.

If educated outside of Canada, applicants must also have demonstrated English Language Proficiency.

Intakes

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Intakes Start Month* Class Hours
Fall 2024 September
  • Day: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Winter 2025 January 
  • Day: 8:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
For the most up-to-date information on current availability, visit apply.mitt.ca/guide. (Click “Get Started” and “view Available Programs”.)

*Note: Start date does not include Work Skills Foundations. For information on the start of your Work Skills Foundations course, please see: Academic Schedule.

Work Skills Foundations will be open for students to complete, independently and online. Please note that completion is mandatory for graduation. Work Skills Foundations helps you successfully transition into a post-secondary academic environment and navigate the cultural, academic, and work expectations you find there as well as in the workplace. Visit our Work Skills Foundations page for full information.

Estimated Program Costs

2024/25

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Item Cost1
Tuition $17,850
Fees $1,170
Health Insurance $1,006.50
Estimated Textbook Costs2 $700
Estimated Supply Costs2
(Includes laptop)
$1,300
Estimated Program Cost $22,026.50

Supplies

A complete supply list can be found in the program information section.

Details regarding additional technology requirements for online learning at MITT can be found here.

Textbooks

A complete textbook list can be found in the textbooks section.

Work Skills Foundations

Starting in August 2022, domestic and international students enrolling in most post-secondary programs at MITT will be required to complete Work Skills Foundations.

Formerly known as Introduction to College and Work, Work Skills Foundations helps you successfully transition into a post-secondary academic environment and navigate the cultural, academic, and work expectations you find there as well as in the workplace.

Work Skills Foundations will be open for students to complete, independently and online, two weeks prior to their program start date. Please note that completion is mandatory for graduation.

Visit our Work Skills Foundations page for full information.

Connect with us

Open early October until the end of May
Wednesday through Friday
8:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
To book an appointment, call 204 989 6535.

Apprenticeship

Students who register as an apprentice upon enrolment at MITT, successfully complete the accredited program with an accumulative average of 70 per cent or better in the trade subjects and level for which the program was accredited, pass the Manitoba Apprenticeship Practical Exam, attain a minimum of 100 hours in employed hairstyling experience, and gain employment in a salon within two years of graduating, will receive credit for Apprenticeship Manitoba Level 1 in-school technical training in the Hairstyling Apprenticeship program.

Continuous Program Improvement

MITT continuously reviews and improves programs to maintain relevance in the workplace and effective learning experiences for all students. Although the institution strives to have the website reflect the most current version of all programs, MITT reserves the right to change the program curriculum as necessary to meet industry and accreditation requirements. As a result, course information and learning outcomes may be adjusted prior to the scheduled course start date.

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