How To Enroll

Welcome to Jones County Junior College!  To enroll in the Cosmetology Program, you will need to complete a few basic steps for enrollment.  We hope that you will find everything that you need here concerning admission to JCJC.

Step 1.
The applicant must be 18 years of age by application deadline date for the cosmetology program. (Deadline third Friday in May)

Step 2.
Furnish a transcript from an accredited high school indicating a regular diploma and the date awarded or acceptable GED scores.

Step 3.
Furnish transcripts indicating any non high school, college, or clock hour credit.

Step 4.
Submit an Application for Admission to the College through the Office of Admissions and Records.

Step 5.
Submit a completed Cosmetology Application Packet.

Step 6.
Have an ACT score of 16 or above or a functional grade level score of 11.0 on the TABE administered at JCJC within the last twelve months.

Step 7.
Complete all the above requirements by the third Friday in May.

Applicants who have adequate test scores and complete application packets will be advised of a time and date to appear before an Interview Committee. Interviews will be conducted with the Cosmetology Instructor and advisory committee members. The Interview is an important part of the selection process, so the applicant should dress as though going for a job interview. Applicants will be notified in writing as to the result of their interview.

If you have any questions regarding the Cosmetology Program, please feel free to contact me at (601) 477-4097 or email sylvina.buckley@jcjc.edu.