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Beauty Schools in New York
Map of Cosmetology Schools in NY
New York employs more than 25,000 beauty professionals, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, making this a great state for you to learn the trade. New York's Division of Licensing Services licenses 8 different types of beauty specialists in the state: cosmetologists, natural hairstylists, estheticians, nail technicians, barbers, cosmetology instructors, waxers and massage therapists.
Use our list of beauty schools in NY below to find the programs you are interested in. Once you know what’s available, contact the schools you want to learn more about to get started.
Attending one of many beauty schools in New York can provide you with the skills and training to start a professional beauty career in the state. Whether you dream of becoming a beauty professional for the stars on Broadway, want to be the best in the beauty business in bustling Manhattan, or want a career in one of New York's many quiet suburban areas, a good education is the first step.
The U.S. hub of beauty and fashion is undeniably centered in New York. If you are looking for a future in cosmetology, make up artistry, or fashion design, you may find it in one of the New York beauty colleges listed on our site. There are tons of options, so be sure to explore them all before enrolling in a program.
The state of New York requires 1000 hours of training to sit for the board exams and get your cosmetology license, 250 hours to become a nail technician, or 600 hours to become an esthetician. The average salary range for cosmetologists is $16,700 to $42,690 per year before tips, with a median NY cosmetologist salary of $23,350. The average median salary for nail technicians is $18,430 and the median salary for estheticians is $34,300 in New York.
Contact the schools on the list below to find Beauty Schools in New York that fit your needs.
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