Cosmetology Schools in Illinois, IL Cosmetology Colleges

Cosmetology Schools in Illinois

Cosmetology schools in Illinois are teaching students to do hair, nails, makeup and some skin care services. If you are passionate about beauty and are looking for a well-rounded career path in the beauty business, then becoming a Illinois cosmetologist might be for you. Cosmetologists in Illinois are on the cutting edge of beauty techniques and trends, and can help clients achieve the looks they're hoping for through communication with clients, and the skills and technique learned at IL cosmetology schools. In cosmetology schools in Illinois, students can learn to do hair styling, cutting and coloring, do manicures and pedicures, apply different makeup looks, and also a bit of esthetics and skin care. Safety and sanitation is a crucial part of cosmetology training in Illinois. In order to take the written and practical exams for a cosmetology license, the Illinois board requires 1500 hours of training at an approved college for cosmetology. After graduating and getting licensed, IL cosmetologists should be equipped to pursue jobs as hairstylists, hair color specialists, nail technicians, makeup artists, and so much more. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary of cosmetologists in Illinois is around $25,360, though the range is typically from $18,200 to $42,210, though that figure does not account for 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 enjoy the fulfillment they get from being creative and helping people look and feel their best every day. Does a career in cosmetology sound right for you? Consider one of these cosmetology schools in Illinois to start working toward becoming a licensed professional cosmetologist.

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Cosmetology Schools in Illinois (alphabetized by city)
Arlington Heights-Chicago, IL

For 70 years, Empire Beauty Schools have presented the finest talent into the world of cosmetolog...
Aurora, IL

Regency Beauty Institute is one of the fastest growing beauty schools in the country. Contact us today to visit one of our stunning campuses...
Belleville, IL

Get dependable training you can continue to stand on as you advance professionally. Get cosmetology training from Alvareita's College of Cosmetology.
Bridgeview, IL

Experience award-winning beauty education that can help you begin a successful career in the exciting beauty industry
Canton, IL

Do you love hair, nails and makeup? Want to turn your passion into a career? Get the skills you need to enter the fast-paced beauty industry!
Champaign, IL

Regency Beauty Institute is one of the fastest growing beauty schools in the country. Contact us today to visit one of our stunning campuses...
Chicago, IL

Dedicated to the highest ideals of cometology education, Steven Papageorge Hair Academy is the perfect place...
Chicago Area/Schaumburg, IL

The Cosmetology and Spa Academy is very proud to be the first Vidal Sassoon Connection in Illinois and one of the first nationwide.
Chicago Land-Crystal Lake, IL

At CSI, you will learn the latest cutting techniques through our Sassoon Academy School Connection program. Combine our outstanding education with your talent and...
Chicago NE, IL

Experience award-winning beauty education that can help you begin a successful career in the exciting beauty industry
Chicago NW, IL

Experience award-winning beauty education that can help you begin a successful career in the exciting beauty industry
Crystal Lake, IL

Regency Beauty Institute is one of the fastest growing beauty schools in the country. Contact us today to visit one of our stunning campuses...
Darien, IL

Regency Beauty Institute is one of the fastest growing beauty schools in the country. Contact us today to visit one of our stunning campuses...
Downers Grove, IL

At the University of Aesthetics in Downers Grove, we provide our students with more than just an average aesthetics education. We are dedicated to...
Edwardsville, IL

Get dependable training you can continue to stand on as you advance professionally. Get cosmetology training from Alvareita's College of Cosmetology.
Elgin, IL

Regency Beauty Institute is one of the fastest growing beauty schools in the country. Contact us today to visit one of our stunning campuses...
Elgin-West Dundee, IL

Our licensed graduates work in all areas of the beauty industry including stylists, make up artists, educators, colorists, estheticians, nail technicians, and salon owners.
Fairview Heights, IL

Regency Beauty Institute is one of the fastest growing beauty schools in the country. Contact us today to visit one of our stunning campuses...
Fairview Heights, IL

The Cosmetology program at Vatterott College prepares students to become a licensed cosmetolohy professional...
Glendale Heights, IL

Experience award-winning beauty education that can help you begin a successful career in the exciting beauty industry
Godfrey, IL

Get dependable training you can continue to stand on as you advance professionally. Get cosmetology training from Alvareita's College of Cosmetology.
Hanover Park-Chicago, IL

For 70 years, Empire Beauty Schools have presented the finest talent into the world of cosmetology.
Joliet, IL

We prepare our students with preliminary training to pass state exams, and to produce and prosper in the salon environment. We also intend to help our students realize their own...
Joliet, IL

Regency Beauty Institute is one of the fastest growing beauty schools in the country. Contact us today to visit one of our stunning campuses...
La Salle, IL

We are a career college graduating successful Cosmetologists, Nail Technician´┐Żs and Educators. We pride ourselves on being a Nationally Accredited, State Certified, Pivot Point...
Libertyville, IL

Experience award-winning beauty education that can help you begin a successful career in the exciting beauty industry
Lisle-Chicago, IL

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.
Moline, IL

Whether you're looking for a new career, or searching to enhance your current position, Midwest Technical Institute (MTI) can help kick-start your educational goals.
Oak Brook , IL

G Skin & Beauty Institute of Oak Brook joins the family of Hair Professionals Academy, Naperville Skin Institute, and G Skin & Beauty Institute Las Vegas.
Oak Forest, IL

Amico?s school is designed to have the feel of a real salon, so students have a sense of working in an authentic setting. The school is equipped with the latest unique visual...
Oak Lawn, IL

Cameo Beauty Academy has earned a reputation for excellence and quality of education. This is evidenced by its graduates, who have achieved success in many different aspects...
Oswego, IL

Hair Professionals School of Cosmetology prepares you for your preofessional career in Cosmetology.
Palatine, IL

Bold. Confident. Creative. Do you want to work in an industry that values talent, innovation and artistic inspiration? The Haskana Institute can help...
Palos Hills, IL

Hair Professionals Career College provides you with an education that will prepare you for your professional career in Cosmetology, Esthetics, and Nail Technology.
Peoria, IL

Regency Beauty Institute is one of the fastest growing beauty schools in the country. Contact us today to visit one of our stunning campuses...
Peoria, IL

Experience award-winning beauty education that can help you begin a successful career in the exciting beauty industry
Peoria/Pekin/East Peoria, IL

As the local area Pivot Point Member School, we provide a personal, broad-based, objective program that allows a student to succeed in their training, by using cutting edge...
Pontiac, IL

Train to become a cosmetologist in our sprawling 5,200 square-foot modern facility. We offer a student clinic so you can learn your new skills fast! Practice cutting, styling and coloring...
Rockford, IL

We are a career college graduating successful Cosmetologists, Nail Technicians and Educators. We pride ourselves on being a Nationally Accredited, State Certified, Pivot Point...
Rockford, IL

Regency Beauty Institute is one of the fastest growing beauty schools in the country. Contact us today to visit one of our stunning campuses...
Rockford, IL

Experience award-winning beauty education that can help you begin a successful career in the exciting beauty industry
Shorewood, IL

The Salon Professional Academy is committed to excellence. We train students in all the business, technical and academic skills to assure a successful career.
Springfield, IL

Let us help cultivate the artist in you! USCA offers cosmetology, esthiology, nail technology and instructor training in a new facility with superior instructors! We are nationally...
Sterling, IL

We are a career college graduating successful Cosmetologists, Nail Technicians and Educators. We pride ourselves on being a Nationally Accredited, State Certified, Pivot Point...
Stone Park, IL

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.
Sycamore, IL

Hair Professionals Career College provides you with an education that will prepare you for your professional career in Cosmetology and Esthetics.
Vernon Hills, IL

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.
These schools also accept students from Illinois (alphabetized by state, then city)
Davenport, IA

For 40 years Capri College has trained thousands of students to become the professionals of tomorrow. We provide a learning environment that combines education and...
Brownsburg, IN

Whether you're looking for a new career, or searching to enhance your current position, Midwest Technical Institute (MTI) can help kick-start your educational goals.
Kenosha, WI

The Salon Professional Academy is committed to excellence. We train students in all the business, technical and academic skills to assure a successful career

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