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 | Atlanta

3121 Maple Street
Atlanta, GA 30305

Academy of Advanced Cosmetics | Alpharetta

2662 Holcomb Bridge Road Suite 330
Alpharetta, GA 30022

Allure Beauty School | Lilburn

4230 Lawrenceville Hwy NW Suite 8
Lilburn, GA 30047

Apex Beauty & Barber Academy | Stone Mountain

6011 Memorial Drive Suite A
Stone Mountain, GA 30088

Athens Technical College | Athens

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

Atlanta Beauty & Barber Academy | Doraville

6088 Buford Hwy
Doraville, GA 30340

Atlanta Institute of Aesthetics | Atlanta

2 Dunwoody Park S Suite 200
Atlanta, GA 30338

Atlanta Technical College | Atlanta

1560 Metropolitan Parkway SW
Atlanta, GA 30310

Aveda Arts & Sciences Institutes | Atlanta

1520 S Boulevard Suite 150
Atlanta, GA 30309

CEI Hair Schools | Atlanta

42353 Deluxe Plaza Suite 16
Atlanta, GA 30303

Chattahoochee Technical College | Marietta

84-A Farren Ave
Marietta, GA 30060

Cobb Beauty College | Kennesaw

10190 Forest Lane
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Cosmetology Academy of America | Norcross

923 Florida Boulevard SE
Norcross, GA 30071

D'Most Beauty and Body Institute | Mableton

2135 Main Street E
Mableton, GA 30126

Empire Beauty School | Atlanta

552 Mannheim Road B
Atlanta, GA 30345

Empire Beauty School | Kennesaw

4698 Forest Hill Boulevard Suite C
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Empire Beauty School | Lawrenceville

8996 W Bowles Ave
Lawrenceville, GA 30044

Empire Beauty School | Morrow

3723 Sauk Trail
Morrow, GA 30260

Georgia Beauty School | Norcross

5460 U.S. Hwy 34
Norcross, GA 30093

Georgia Career Institute | Conyers

10321 S Roberts Road
Conyers, GA 30094

Georgia Institute of Cosmetology | Athens

4586 Beech Road
Athens, GA 30606

Georgia Northwestern Technical College | Rome

1487 S Silicon Way Suite #A3
Rome, GA 30161

Georgia Piedmont Technical College | Clarkston

928 S Cedar Ridge Drive
Clarkston, GA 30021

Gwinnett Technical College | Lawrenceville

793 E Park Row
Lawrenceville, GA 30043

Health and Style Institute | Kennesaw

2001 Kurt Street
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Hogan Institute of Cosmetology & Esthetics | Lilburn

1730 Hans Herr Drive
Lilburn, GA 30047

Industry Makeup School | Atlanta

6057 Oakbrook Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30318

Just Wink Academy | Atlanta

4977 Medical Center Circle
Atlanta, GA 30342

Lanier Technical College | Oakwood

699 S C Street
Oakwood, GA 30566

Lovett Beauty School | Norcross

1720 Old Fort Parkway Suite L200
Norcross, GA 30093

Lovett Beauty School-Norcross | Norcross

1720 Old Fort Parkway Suite L200
Norcross, GA 30093

MAK Beauty Institute | Cumming

7351 Assateague Drive Suite 370
Cumming, GA 30040

MAK Beauty Institute | Duluth

5590 Summit Parkway
Duluth, GA 30096

Millennium Beauty Institute | Norcross

552 E Woolbright Road
Norcross, GA 30093

Minks Beauty Institute | Atlanta

2316 S Fiske Boulevard
Atlanta, GA 30342

North Georgia Technical College | Clarkesville

6409 W Glendale Ave Suite B
Clarkesville, GA 30523

Paul Mitchell | Atlanta

1358 5th Street
Atlanta, GA 30318

Paul Mitchell | Roswell

4802 Gunn Hwy Suite 144
Roswell, GA 30076

Pro Way Hair School | Stone Mountain

1202 S 7th Ave
Stone Mountain, GA 30083

School of Glamology | Marietta

2555 Delk Road SE Suite A2
Marietta, GA 30067

Southern Crescent Technical College | Griffin

501 Varsity Road
Griffin, GA 30223

Southern Union State Community College | Wadley

750 Roberts Street
Wadley, AL 36276

Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy | Marietta

1355 Roswell Road, Suite 150
Marietta, GA 30062

Touched By An Angel Beauty School | Jonesboro

2807 Georgia 138
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Universal Talent Beauty & Cosmetology Academy | Norcross

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

Virtual Beauty Esthetics & Makeup School | Lawrenceville

368 W. Pike Street, Suite 204
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Vogue Beauty and Barber School | Hiram

3655 MacLand Road
Hiram, GA 30141

West Georgia Technical College | Waco

176 Murphy Campus Blvd.
Waco, GA 30182

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