Kansas City, MO

Kansas City FAQ

In the metropolitan area of Kansas City, you could find everything you need to start a rewarding beauty career. Kansas City sprawls across Missouri and Kansas, giving beauty students like you access to tons of quick-service, family owned, and high-end salons. It’s all about finding the right school for you.

Depending on which side of Kansas City you live in, you may explore Missouri cosmetology programs or Kansas cosmetology programs. Wherever you decide to study, you could have access to lots of potential clients. The Kansas City area has a population of over 2.3 million people (Wikipedia, 2017). The average salary for a Kansas City cosmetologist is $29,220 per year (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2017). Wondering where you could work with a beauty license? Check out some of the popular chain salons in Kansas City:

  • Great Clips
    • 1128 A W 103rd Street, Kansas City, MO 64114
    • 816-942-4415
  • Cost Cutters
    • 8300 N. Oxford Street, Kansas City, MO 64158
    • 816-792-5970
  • Supercuts
    • 5815 NE Antioch Road, Kansas City, MO 64119
    • 816-452-7200

When you put away your shears and salon apron for the day, you still have plenty to explore in Kansas City. One of the hidden gems of this city is the Country Club Plaza, a high-end Kansas City neighborhood with one of the area’s best outdoor shopping plazas. If you’d like to spend some time outside, a trip to the Kansas City Zoo or Loose Park may be in order. At the National Museum of Toys and Miniatures, you can see one of the world’s largest collections of miniatures.

Other Schools in this area:

Academy of Salon Professionals

American College of Hair Design Inc

Chillicothe Beauty Academy Inc

Donna's Academy of Hair Design

Herndon Career Center

House of Heavilin Beauty College - Blue Springs

House of Heavilin Beauty College - Kansas City

House of Heavilin Beauty College - Raymore

Paris II Educational Center

Transformed Barber and Cosmetology Academy

Warrensburg Area Career Center