Savannah Tech to Host Cosmetology Open House at Effingham Campus

#1301 | July 17, 2012

Cosmetology classes are now offered day and night in Effingham

 SAVANNAH – Savannah Technical College’s Cosmetology Department will host an open house event from 10AM until 2PM on Saturday, July 28th at its Effingham Campus (in Rincon – 2890 Hwy 21 South).

     The Cosmetology Department will offer hair, nail and skin care services during the open house – walk-ins are welcome. Donations will be accepted to benefit Savannah Technical College’s Foundation Scholarships. Last year’s open house raised nearly $900 for scholarships. Services offered at the open house include: manicure, pedicure, cut/style, round brushing, blowout, clipper cut, eyebrow waxing/arching. Suggested donation for cosmetology services at the open house is $5 per service (cash only).

     Starting this fall Cosmetology program classes will also be offered in the evenings at the Effingham campus, in addition to the daytime classes. For more information about enrolling in the program, please contact Cosmetology Department Chair Kim Cutter at 912.443.5780 or

     The Cosmetology program at Savannah Tech has a 100% state board pass rate and prepares students for careers in the Cosmetology industry. It provides focused instruction on safety, sanitation, state laws and regulations and is approved by the State Board of Cosmetology. Graduates receive a Cosmetology Diploma, and a Shampoo Tech Certificate upon completion. Graduates have a multitude of careers to choose from including stylist, platform artist, nail tech, makeup artist, session stylist, video stylist, skin care provider, colorist, educator and much more!


 To make an appointment with the salon, please call 912.443.5779. For more information about Cosmetology, please contact Department Head Kimberly Cutter-Williams at

Savannah Technical College serves Coastal Georgia with quality, market-driven technical education with campus locations in Chatham, Effingham and Liberty Counties. Serving more than 10,000 credit and non-credit students annually, Savannah Tech offers nearly 150 different instructional programs in Aviation Technology, Business and Professional Services, Industrial Technology, and Health Sciences in addition to Adult Education classes, industry-specific training and continuing education. The College serves as an economic and community development partner for the region, offering corporate and customized training and assessment programs for business and industry.

Savannah Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees, diplomas and technical certificates of credit. Questions about the accreditation of Savannah Technical College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (