Missouri Nail Technology Schools

Nails say something about a person. Whether someone has understated nude natural nails or long nails with detailed nail art, they show you a person’s style, priorities, and beauty habits. When you become a nail technician in Missouri, you can change and adjust your skills to fit the unique needs of every client that sits in your chair.

Ready to make an impression as a nail artist?

Take the first step now by contacting MO nail tech schools below.


Explore Nail Technician Careers in Missouri

With a nail tech license and high-quality training, you can create a beauty career that fits you. In Missouri, the average salary for a nail technician is $23,480 per year (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2016).

Between 2014 and 2024, job openings in this field may swell 12% (O*Net, 2016). Many malls have walk-in nail salons that let you attract new clients and offer convenient service to current customers.

If you’re ready to be your own boss, you may rent table space at a salon and set your own schedule. You could even open your own nail salon!


Check Out Missouri Nail School Options

 Getting enrolled in a Missouri nail tech school is the first step to succeeding in your new career. You should receive more information after contacting schools below. From there, you can visit programs to see how they teach, what learning tools they have, and how large their classes are.

Licensed Missouri schools spend most of their time on the following required topics.


Topics Taught at Missouri Nail Tech Programs

  • Manicuring
  • Hand and arm massage
  • Pedicuring
  • Foot and leg massage
  • Shop management
  • Sterilization and sanitation
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • State law
  • Chemical use


Getting a Nail Technician License in Missouri

Your training is a big part of becoming a licensed nail technician. This process goes through the Missouri Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners. They require 400 hours of education, which you may be able to complete in a matter of weeks as a full-time student.

When you submit your application materials, you must pay a $250 fee and take two licensing exams. Once these requirements are met, you can get your initial full practice license and start working.

This is the time to start working toward your new career! It is easy at BeautySchoolsDirectory.com.

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Springfield, MO

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Manhattan, KS

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