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- Associate Professor of Cosmetic Science, University of Cincinnati (Posted on 1/5/16)
Continuing Education Programs in the Cosmetic Sciences are available at:
- Center for Professional Advancement
- Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC)
- The International Federation of Societies of Cosmetic Chemists (IFSCC)
Education for Graduates in Cosmetic Sciences
Programs leading to the Master of Science degree with specialization in Cosmetic Sciences are offered at several Universities, usually under the College of Pharmacy. Graduate study candidates must hold an acceptable baccalaureate degree with a major in pharmacy or in one of the physical, chemical, or biological sciences.
Course work, in general, covers in-depth study of raw materials; the principles in the formulation and development of products; microbiology; and a study of the process and equipment employed in the manufacture of products. Some programs, such as offered at St John's, include "career experience in cosmetic science" where students have the option of rotating through the various laboratories of a nationally known cosmetic company.
- University of Cincinnati
- Fairleigh Dickinson University
- Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
- St John's
- University of Rhode Island
Programs Leading to Degrees in Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing and Management are available at: