Cosmetology Schools in Georgia

The beauty trade is booming in Georgia, from Atlanta to Augusta to Athens. Georgia cosmetology schools are equipped primarily to do hair and nails, but also makeup and some skin care services. If you are passionate about beauty and are looking for a well-rounded career in the beauty business where every day is different, then becoming a Georgia cosmetologist might be for you. Cosmetologists in Georgia try to stay ahead of the curve on beauty trends, techniques and styles, and can help clients achieve the looks they're hoping for by asking questions and offering guidance, and using the skills and techniques they learned at Georgia cosmetology colleges. In cosmetology colleges in Georgia, students can learn do hair cutting, coloring and styling above all else, but they also learn to do nail art like manicures and pedicures, do makeup for clients, and some also learn a few elements esthetics and skin care. Safety and sanitation is an essential part of cosmetology training in Georgia. In order to take the written and practical exams for a cosmetology license, the Georgia board requires 1500 hours of cosmetology training at an approved school for cosmetology, or twice as many hours through apprenticeship. After graduating and getting licensed, GA cosmetologists should be equipped to pursue jobs as hairstylists, hair colorists, nail techs, makeup artists, and so much more. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average salary of cosmetologists in Georgia is around $19,110, a figure that does not include income from tips. However, average salary can range widely from $16,020 to $35,410 before tips. The BLS also estimates that job demand will grow for personal appearance workers by 14% through the year 2020. Many professional cosmetologists say they are inspired by the fast pace of change in the cosmetology business and love helping their clients feel great about themselves. Does a career in cosmetology sound right for you? Consider one of these cosmetology schools in Georgia to start working toward making a beauty career happen.

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Cosmetology Schools in Georgia (alphabetized by city)
Alpharetta, GA

Our entire staff is dedicated to helping you make your dreams come true and find the right home to begin your career. Whether you dream of becoming a hairdresser, skin care...
Atlanta, GA

The Aveda Institute, located in Atlanta, Georgia, creates a professional learning environment for students that values creativity, excellence, learning, trust and...
Atlanta-Dunwoody, GA

For 70 years, Empire Beauty Schools have presented the finest talent into the world of cosmetology. We are driven to make a rewarding career in cosmetology available to you.
Atlanta-Kennesaw, GA

For 70 years, Empire Beauty Schools have presented the finest talent into the world of cosmetology. We are driven to make a rewarding career in cosmetology available to you.
Atlanta-Lawrenceville, GA

For 70 years, Empire Beauty Schools have presented the finest talent into the world of cosmetology...
Atlanta-Morrow, GA

Welcome to Empire Beauty Schools in Morrow, GA. This is one of our newest locations which opened in 2010, offers cosmetology training at this state-of-the-art school.
Augusta, GA

For 70 years, Empire Beauty Schools have presented the finest talent into the world of cosmetology. We are driven to make a rewarding career in cosmetology available to you.
Augusta, GA

Miller- Motte Technical College (MMTC or MMC) has a history of helping students succeed through hands-on education and career training.
Augusta, GA

Virginia College can prepare you for great opportunities in the dynamic field of Cosmetology...
Columbus, GA

Virginia College can prepare you for great opportunities in the dynamic field of Cosmetology...
Conyers, GA

Georgia Career Institute strives to provide its students the skills they'll need to begin a career as a Cosmetologist, Nail Technician, Esthetician, and Cosmetology Educator.
Dalton, GA

Dalton Beauty College is dedicated to educating quality cosmetologists, manicurists, and cosmetology instructors. our mission is to attract qualified students...
Dalton, GA

Georgia Beauty Academy, the Finest in the Art of Cosmetology, Providng the next Generation of Stylist! Please contact us for more information..
Lawrenceville, GA

Students in our cosmetology courses receive both theory and practical experience in hair cutting, styling...
Macon, GA

Miller- Motte Technical College (MMTC or MMC) has a history of helping students succeed through hands-on education and career training.
Macon, GA

Virginia College can prepare you for great opportunities in the dynamic field of Cosmetology...
Marietta, GA

You've got creative flair, passion for people, and the desire to be a leader in the fashion industry. You know a career in cosmetology is right for you....
Savannah, GA

For 70 years, Empire Beauty Schools have presented the finest talent into the world of cosmetology. We are driven to make a rewarding career in cosmetology available to you.
Savannah, GA

Virginia College can prepare you for great opportunities in the dynamic field of Cosmetology...
These schools also accept students from Georgia (alphabetized by state, then city)
Jacksonville, NC

With six convenient locations throughout North Carolina and a multitude of programs and degrees in growing fields, Miller-Motte College makes it easy to find the right fit for you.
Columbia, SC

Owner Kenneth Shuler has an impressive 50 year history in the cosmetology business, with 40 of those years providing quality cosmetology education through the Kenneth Shuler schools.
North Augusta, SC

As the oldest group of beauty schools in the state of South Carolina, Kenneth Shuler prides itself on a reputation of providing the very best in cosmetology education for the past 40 years.

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