Cosmetology Schools in Ohio

The Buckeye State has lots of opportunity for individuals who hope to pursue a career in cosmetology. Classes for becoming a hairdresser, nail technician, makeup artist or a whole host of other beauty career options are available in this state. Ohio is one of the highest concentrated metropolitan areas in the nation for cosmetology professionals, so whether you want to be a makeup artist in Cincinnati, cut and style hair in Dayton, or open your own salon in Cleveland, one of the Ohio cosmetology schools is the place to start. Those who decide to attend cosmetology schools in Ohio will be enrolled in an inclusive beauty program that includes hair, nails, makeup and normally some esthetics or skin care services. If the art and science behind the beauty industry captivates you, you enjoy working with people and you have a creative side just waiting to come out, a career in cosmetology might be the right choice for you. Cosmetologists in Ohio try to stay on top of the beauty business by following the hottest new styles and trends, and applying them to the fundamentals of beauty services. Cosmetology colleges in OH can help aspiring beauty professionals learn to cut, color and style hair, as well as do manicures, pedicures and creative nail art. Students can also learn to do both classic and creative makeup looks as well as help a client with their basic skin care needs. Safety and sanitation is always a crucial of the cosmetology training program in Ohio, and students should anticipate learning about color theory, chemistry of beauty products, anatomy and physiology and more. In order to be eligible for the written or practical portions of the licensing exam in OH, students must complete 1500 hours of training at an approved cosmetology school in the state. Cosmetologists who train at these Ohio cosmetology colleges and pass the state exams should be equipped to apply for jobs as hairstylists, hair colorists, nail techs or makeup artists among quite a few other career options. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary of cosmetologists in Ohio is approximately $20,630, though the range of salaries is much wider, from roughly $16,390 to $38,650, though these figures may not account for tips. The BLS also estimates that job demand for personal appearance workers will increase by 14% through 2020. Does a career in cosmetology in the state of Ohio sound ideal for you? If so, consider one of these cosmetology schools in Ohio to start working toward making that vision a reality.

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Cosmetology Schools in Ohio (alphabetized by city)
Austintown, OH

If you're looking for an opportunity to express your creativity and establish a solid professional career, look no further than the Casal Aveda Institute.
Canal Winchester, OH

Ohio State Schools of Cosmetology (OSSC) has offered instruction in cosmetology and related professions continuously...
Canton, OH

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

we believe that education is an adventure and that the learning experience needs to be fun. When you tour our school, you'll experience a positive learning environment.
Cincinnati, OH

For over 20 years, Empire Beauty School has been offering elite cosmetology training to supply beauty professionals to the salons and spas in the Greater Cincinnati area.
Cincinnati (East), OH

Regency Beauty Institute was created to help you succeed as the unique and creative individual you were born to be. Our educators are focused on just one thing: helping our students learn. Come see for yourself...
Cincinnati / Tri-County, OH

Regency Beauty Institute was created to help you succeed as the unique and creative individual you were born to be. Our educators are focused on just one thing: helping our students learn. Come see for yourself...
Cleveland, OH

Our Cosmetology Diploma Program is designed to develop your product knowledge, artistry, and skills so that you can help people look and feel their best.
Cleveland - Willoughby, OH

Regency Beauty Institute has gained a national reputation by preparing students for careers in nearly every aspect of the beauty industry...
Cleveland/Rocky River, OH

Through demonstrations, lectures and hands-on experience, you'll learn the practical and technical skills you need to succeed. Under the direction and guidance of our skillful staff you'll...
Columbus, OH

The Aveda Institute Columbus was founded to create the most successful entrepreneurs in the beauty and skin care industry. Our curriculum entails practical knowledge gained...
Columbus, OH

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

Our Spa School has recently been re-designed to be a leading educational facility in the area of Spa Sciences and Arts. A unique style of education - in a salon-like setting.
Dayton, OH

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

Ohio State Schools of Cosmetology (OSSC) has offered instruction in cosmetology and related professions continuously...
Hilliard, OH

Our Westpointe school was designed and built expressly to provide salon-oriented training - the hallmark of NBA schools...
Holland, OH

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

With six convenient locations throughout Ohio and a multitude of programs and degrees in growing fields, Miami Jacobs Career College makes it easy to find the...
Mentor, OH

Through demonstrations, lectures and hands-on experience, you'll learn the practical and technical skills you need to succeed. Under the direction and guidance of our skillful staff you'll...
North Olmsted, OH

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

Our East location offers the Cosmetology, Esthetician and Salon Management courses. All our schools are licensed by the Ohio State Board and Accredited by NACCAS.
Perrysburg, OH

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

Miami-Jacobs Career College has six convenient locations throughout Ohio and a multitude of programs and degrees in growing fields, Miami Jacobs...
Sylvania, OH

Paul Mitchell Beauty Schools have created a unique beauty school educational experience that helps beauty beginners become beauty experts. The legacy of Paul Mitchell, the legendary hair designer and salon educator, lives on through the professional training designed to teach you the skills you need to make it in the industry.
Tiffin, OH

Our mission is to provide an equal opportunity to anyone desiring a career in Managing Cosmetology or Managing Manicuring, by giving each student the very best training possible.
Toledo, OH

TONI&GUY started out as a small salon in London. Their reputation for innovation, quality and creativity quickly advanced them as leaders in the salon industry...
Troy, OH

Miami-Jacobs Career College has six convenient locations throughout Ohio and a multitude of programs and degrees in growing fields...
Westerville, OH

Ohio State Schools of Cosmetology (OSSC) has offered instruction in cosmetology and related professions continuously...
These schools also accept students from Ohio (alphabetized by state, then city)
Morgantown, WV

We are located in the heart of Downtown Morgantown's business district. Evening classes are available. We offer classes in Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology, and...

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