Cosmetology Schools and Careers in Colorado Springs

The beauty industry is booming in Colorado, meaning Colorado Springs (COS) and Pueblo are great places to begin your cosmetology career.

With 15 wedding venues within 25 miles of Pueblo and 91 within the same distance from Colorado Springs, you could find an exciting career as a mobile cosmetologist. If you are hoping for something more stationary, you could work at one of the dozens of salons and spas in Colorado Springs or Pueblo. Denver, just a couple of hours north of these metros, also boasts many events for those in the industry.

Colorado cosmetologists made a mean salary of $32,640 per year, or $16.75 per hour, in 2018. In Colorado Springs, those in this field make more, at $37,340, as do those in Pueblo, earning $33,790. The state is also expecting a 24% growth of cosmetology careers, nearly three times the national average. This makes now an excellent time to become a cosmetologist in Colorado Springs or Pueblo, and all of the schools below will fulfill the required 60 hours of schooling and 1,800 clock hours of work.

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Paul Mitchell The School

Program: Cosmetology

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Aveda Institute

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Georgia Career Institute (GA)

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IntelliTec College – Accredited

3673 Parker Boulevard
Pueblo, CO 81008

Cosmetology, Massage Therapy

5707 North Academy Boulevard
Colorado Springs, CO 80918

(719) 900-5199
Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology, Barbering

5125 North Academy Boulevard
Colorado Springs, CO 80918

(719) 390-9898
Cosmetology, Hair Design, Esthetics, Barbering

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Lamar Community College

2401 South Main Street
Lamar, CO 81052

Otero Junior College

1802 Colorado Avenue
La Junta, CO 81050

Paul Mitchell The School Colorado Springs – Accredited

118 West Colorado Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Pueblo Community College

900 W Orman Ave
Pueblo, CO 81004

The Salon Professional Academy – Accredited

4388 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Trinidad State Junior College

1011 Main Street
Alamosa, CO 81101

Trinidad State Junior College

600 Prospect Street
Trinidad, CO 81082
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