Cosmetology Schools and Careers in Atlanta

If you hope to become a cosmetologist, Atlanta could be a great place to start your career. Not only would you be able to serve the people who live there, but also the more than 50 million tourists who visit the city every year. In such a busy metropolitan area, you would have your pick of working in one of the many beauty businesses, or you could choose to work as a mobile cosmetologist and perform services for weddings and other special events. The city is also home to several beauty conventions, such as the Bronner Bros. International Beauty Show and the Black Beauty Expo. As of 2018, cosmetologists in Atlanta made an average of $23,390 per year ($11.24 per hour), which is higher than the state average. The state is also expecting a 14% growth in job opportunities between 2016 and 2026, which is 5% higher than the national average.

Georgia requires 1,500 hours of training or 3,000 hours of apprenticeship. If you want to go the training route, all the schools below will help you complete your hours and prepare you for your exams.

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Cosmetology Schools Near You

5D Beauty Academy

3121 Maple Street
Atlanta, GA 30305

Academy of Advanced Cosmetics

2662 Holcomb Bridge Road Suite 330
Alpharetta, GA 30022

Allure Beauty School

4230 Lawrenceville Highway Northwest Suite 8
Lilburn, GA 30047

Apex Beauty & Barber Academy

6011 Memorial Drive Suite A
Stone Mountain, GA 30088

Athens Technical College

800 U.S. Highway 29 North
Athens, GA 30601

Atlanta Beauty & Barber Academy

6088 Buford Highway
Doraville, GA 30340

Atlanta Institute of Aesthetics

2 Dunwoody Park South Suite 200
Atlanta, GA 30338

Atlanta Technical College

1560 Metropolitan Parkway Southwest
Atlanta, GA 30310

Aveda Arts & Sciences Institutes

1745 Peachtree Road Northwest
Atlanta, GA 30309

CEI Hair Schools

88 Peachtree Street Southwest
Atlanta, GA 30303

Chattahoochee Technical College

980 South Cobb Drive Southeast
Marietta, GA 30060

Cobb Beauty College

3096 Cherokee Street
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Cosmetology Academy of America

5775 Jimmy Carter Boulevard Suite 100
Norcross, GA 30071

D'Most Beauty and Body Institute

1391 Veterans Memorial Highway Soutwest Suite 100
Mableton, GA 30126

Empire Beauty School

2190 Henderson Mill Road
Atlanta, GA 30345

Empire Beauty School

2615 George Busbee Parkway
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Empire Beauty School

1455 Pleasant Hill Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30044

Empire Beauty School

1958 Mount Zion Road Suite 205
Morrow, GA 30260

Georgia Beauty School

4771 Britt Road
Norcross, GA 30093

Georgia Career Institute

900 Flat Shoals Road Southeast
Conyers, GA 30094

Georgia Institute of Cosmetology

3529 Atlanta Highway
Athens, GA 30606

Georgia Northwestern Technical College

1 Maurice Culberson Drive
Rome, GA 30161

Georgia Piedmont Technical College

495 North Indian Creek Drive
Clarkston, GA 30021

Gwinnett Technical College

5150 Sugarloaf Parkway
Lawrenceville, GA 30043

Health and Style Institute

615 Ernest West Barrett Parkway
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Hogan Institute of Cosmetology & Esthetics

495 Indian Trail Road Northwest
Lilburn, GA 30047

Industry Makeup School

948 Marietta Street Northwest
Atlanta, GA 30318

Just Wink Academy

3655 Roswell Road Suite #202
Atlanta, GA 30342

Lanier Technical College

2990 Landrum Education Drive
Oakwood, GA 30566

Lovett Beauty School | Norcross

1720 Old Fort Parkway Suite L200
Norcross, GA 30093

Lovett Beauty School-Norcross

6057 Oakbrook Parkway
Norcross, GA 30093

MAK Beauty Institute

3980 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard Suite 400
Cumming, GA 30040

MAK Beauty Institute

570 Lakeland Plaza
Duluth, GA 30096

Millennium Beauty Institute

1300 Indian Trail Lilburn Road Suite 104
Norcross, GA 30093

Minks Beauty Institute

4651 Roswell Road Suite D-306
Atlanta, GA 30342

North Georgia Technical College

1500 Georgia Highway 197 North
Clarkesville, GA 30523

Paul Mitchell

887 West Marietta Street Suite A
Atlanta, GA 30318

Paul Mitchell

1003 Mansell Road
Roswell, GA 30076

Pro Way Hair School

5684 Memorial Drive
Stone Mountain, GA 30083

School of Glamology

2555 Delk Road Southeast Suite A2
Marietta, GA 30067

Southern Crescent Technical College

501 Varsity Road
Griffin, GA 30223

Southern Union State Community College | Wadley

750 Roberts Street
Wadley, AL 36276

Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy

1355 Roswell Road Suite 150
Marietta, GA 30062

Touched By An Angel Beauty School

2807 Georgia 138
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Universal Talent Beauty & Cosmetology Academy

4405 International Boulevard Northwest Building B-112
Norcross, GA 30093

Virtual Beauty Esthetics & Makeup School

368 West Pike Street Suite 204
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Vogue Beauty and Barber School

3655 Macland Road
Hiram, GA 30141

West Georgia Technical College

176 Murphy Campus Boulevard
Waco, GA 30182

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