Beauty Schools and Cosmetology Schools in Houston, TX
Map of Cosmetology Schools in Houston, TX
Hairdressers, cosmetologists, nail technicians, and other beauty professionals all play a very important role in Houston's beauty community. No matter what type of beauty career you want to start, we can help you take the first step.
Check out our list of cosmetology schools in Houston, then contact those you want to learn more about.
As a trained beauty professional in Houston, you may choose to work for a salon, rent a chair at a salon, or open your own business. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the following salary ranges for popular beauty careers:
- $19,990 to $37,600 for barbers
- $16,990 to $54,770 for cosmetologists/hairdressers
- $15,880 to $33,330 for manicurists
- $15,760 to $19,380 for shampooers
- $17,000 to $46,410 for skincare specialists
Before you can begin working on clients independently as a cosmetologist, you must get your license from the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. The licensing process ensures that you have met their educational requirements:
- Cosmetologist: 1,500 hours
- Barber: 1,500 hours
- Esthetician: 750 hours
- Nail technician: 600 hours
One of the benefits of entering beauty school in Houston is the opportunity to network with others in the industry. Joining beauty associations can give you access to job listings, continuing education hours, and connect you with other cosmetologists in the Houston area. One of the main organizations in Houston is the Houston City Wide Beauticians & Barbers Association.
Contact the Houston beauty schools listed below to get program details sent directly to you.
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