Beauty Schools Directory

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The beauty industry is growing fast. Now is the perfect time to find the beauty school of your dreams! We have everything you need to discover the right beauty career for you. Looking for general information, training and licensing requirements, or salary expectations? Find all this and more on our program pages.

Our team of experts have years of experience in the beauty industry. We're here to empower future beauty professionals to pursue fulfilling careers.

We have the most comprehensive school listings available on the web. Use our search tool to find the beauty school that fits your needs.

Cosmetology School Rankings by State

Are you looking for the best cosmetology schools in your state? Check out our state-by-state rankings including information like average graduation rates. All of these schools are nationally accredited or state approved. Browse now to find the best cosmetology school for you today!

Beauty School Programs

Cosmetology School

Learn to become a cosmetologist, where you'll enhance your clients' hair, skin, nails, and features to help them feel their best.

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Esthetician School / Skin Care Training

Study the art and science of facials, masks, and other skin care procedures to make others glow.

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Nail Technology Programs

Become a nailcare expert: trim, color, massage, and moisturize hands and feet—from classic looks to the latest trends.

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Barber School

Learn how to perform haircuts and shaves so your clientele look sharp and groomed.

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Makeup Artistry Programs

Create stunning makeup looks for each client to enhance their natural beauty.

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View All Beauty Programs

Discover additional beauty programs to unlock your next career path.

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Getting Started in Beauty and Cosmetology

How to Get Into Beauty School

We'll guide you through each step of the enrollment process and answer frequently asked questions.

Beauty Career Licensing Requirements

Discover the requirements for licensure that are specific to each state and beauty specialty.

Cost of Beauty School

Learn more about the tuition for beauty schools, which varies by specialty, state, and program length.

Beauty School Scholarships

Win money for your dream beauty career with beauty school scholarships, including the Beauty Schools Directory $2,500 scholarship.

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