Alaska Continuing Education Schools
The wide expanse of Alaska seems limitless. Watching the Northern Lights dance across a vast and ageless sky can open a world of possibilities. It's almost as though Alaska speaks to the dreamer through nature's brilliance. You can train to become a cosmetologist, nail technician, makeup artist or esthetician at beauty schools in Alaska, one of America's most exciting locations. You could choose to make Alaska your destination for inspiration and beauty school. Do you want to work in an industry that values artistic expression, creative thought and innovative mindsets - all while experiencing one of America's last pristine landscapes? With Alaska beauty schools, you can.
Trained cosmetologists can usually find work in most parts of the state of Alaska. Even though the lifestyle in Alaska is more outdoor-oriented and there aren't as many urban communities there as in the lower 48, the people of Alaska still care about their appearance. Alaska beauty colleges are most likely to be found in the more populated areas of the state, such as Anchorage, Fairbanks and Juneau.
The state of Alaska requires 1650 hours of training to sit for the board exams and get your cosmetology license, a 12-hour course to become a nail technician, or 350 hours to become an esthetician. The average salary range for cosmetologists is $18030 to $45640 per year before tips, with a median AK cosmetologist salary of $23550. The average median salary for nail technicians is $24860 and the median salary for estheticians is $31490 in Alaska.
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Learn How to Take the Next Steps Toward Your Beauty LicenseUnderstanding cosmetology license requirements for the different beauty disciplines is a great first step to getting your license. We break down these license requirements state to make it easy to find the information you need. Each state is different, but most states require you to be at least 16 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED to enroll in beauty school and get licensed
Learn More About the Cosmetology IndustryWe have put together a comprehensive Q&A section to answer many of the most common questions that aspiring beauty professionals ask. This section includes resources on how to prepare yourself for cosmetology school, how to make the most of your training, expectations for job demand and salary earnings, career options after graduation and more.
Apply for a Beauty School ScholarshipApply for our $2,500 beauty school scholarship to help pay for school. We award one $2,500 scholarship every 3 months to an aspiring student of cosmetology, barbering, esthetics, nail tech, makeup or one of the other beauty disciplines. The annual deadlines are January 31, April 30, July 31 and October 31. This scholarship can be used to attend cosmetology schools, nail technology programs, esthetics schools, laser hair removal training, permanent makeup school or any of the other programs listed on this site.
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