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COA Foundation Receives Cosmetology Scholarship

Cosmetology Scholarship

Elizabeth City — College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Foundation celebrated the signing of an annual scholarship with the Elizabeth City Woman’s Club named the “Faye Hoffman Cosmetology Scholarship” on Dec. 12, 2019.

The Cosmetology scholarship, in the amount of $500, will benefit a resident of Pasquotank County with a financial need enrolled in the Cosmetology program. The student must be in at least their second semester of completion of the program and maintain a 3.0 grade-point average or better.

Angie Godfrey-Dawson, Director of Financial Aid at COA, shared, “Faye Hoffman was an incredible, dedicated employee at College of The Albemarle and it is a fitting tribute to honor her outstanding service with this scholarship.”

The Cosmetology curriculum is designed to provide competency-based knowledge, scientific/artistic principles, and hands-on fundamentals associated with the cosmetology industry. The curriculum provides a simulated salon environment which enables you to develop manipulative skills. Course work includes instruction in all phases of professional imaging, hair design, chemical processes, skin care, nail care, multi-cultural practices, business/computer principles, product knowledge and other selected topics. Core classes include professional imaging, hair design, chemical processes, skin and nail care, multi-cultural practices, business principles, computer skills, and product knowledge.

Learn more about COA’s Cosmetology program by contacting Dara Harrell at 252-335-0821 ext. 2272 or