If you enjoy lending a helping hand and caring for
    others, the human services sector is for you!


    The Human Services program of study focuses on preparing individuals for employment in careers that improve the quality of human lives. In the cosmetology pathway, students will become experts in haircutting and styling, hair color treatments, perm wraps, facials and massage, and nail applications.


    High Schools Offering Human Services pathways

    Barbara Jordan High School

    Houston MTSC

    Lamar High School

    Madison High School

    Milby High School


    Fastest Growing Career Opportunities

    Massage Therapist

    Spa Manager


    Certifications and Licensures

    Texas Cosmetology Operator License 


    High Paying Careers

    Esthetician $26,000

    Cosmetologist $22,000