COSMETOLOGY - KANSAS

Cosmetology
IN
Kansas

You like to look your best every time you step out the front door, so why not dedicate your career to helping other people look fabulous?

Becoming a cosmetologist in Kansas gives you the freedom to work in many different work environments and meet the beauty needs of your community.

State License Requirements
1,500
Hours

Cosmetology schools in KS lay the groundwork for a smooth and quick licensing process. The Kansas Board of Cosmetology verifies your completion of 1,500 training hours and schedules your written exam and practical exam. Once you earn passing scores on these tests and pay a $45 licensing fee, you may become a licensed cosmetologist.

Education Details

You may be able to complete your beauty education in less than one year, and in that year, you can master dozens of important skills. You do have to master theory and terminology, but it’s even more important to have the hands-on skills needed in a salon. That’s why the Kansas Board of Cosmetology sets specific training requirements for accredited beauty schools.

Subjects Taught at Kansas Cosmetology Schools

  • Curling and waving hair
  • Arranging and styling hair
  • Hairdressing
  • Cleansing
  • Temporarily or permanently coloring hair
  • Relaxing and straightening hair
  • Cleansing and beautifying skin
  • Temporary hair removal
  • Cosmetic preparations, antiseptics, lotions, and creams
License Renewal
0
License Renewal Hours
2 Years
License Renewal Period

Kansas licenses expire every two years in the month of your birthday. You must renew your license by the last day of your birth month. The cost to renew any type of beauty license is $45. Continuing education hours are only required for renewing permanent makeup artist licenses and cosmetology instructor licenses. As a permanent makeup artist, you must earn five CEUs during each renewal period. Cosmetology continuing education is always recommended to stay current in the industry.

Careers
$25,620
Salary
6%
Job Outlook Increase
Between 2012 - 2022

The sooner you get started in cosmetology, the quicker you can benefit from the industry’s growth. Between 2012 and 2022, O*Net predicts a 6% increase in cosmetology jobs in Kansas (2016). The average salary for a Kansas cosmetologist is $25,620 per year (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2019).

Working as a Cosmetologist

Cosmetology can be used in many different ways, making it a great choice for your career. If you need flexibility in your schedule, working in a salon or spa is an option to consider. With evening and weekend shifts, you may create a schedule that fits your family’s needs. Since cosmetology trains you in hair, nail care, and skin care, you can specialize your career as it fits you. If you enjoy working with skin and making people look youthful, you may focus on spa services and products. If you enjoy the challenge of finding the perfect hair shade, concentrate on hair coloring. The possibilities are endless.

State board Contact Information

Kansas State Board of Cosmetology
714 S.W. Jackson, Suite 100
Topeka, KS 66617-1139
Phone Number: 785-296-3155
Fax Number: 785-296-3002
E-mail Address: kboc@kboc.ks.gov

The cosmetology profession in Kansas has developed in leaps and bounds,
and to that end it has become an accepted way for people to create strong
careers. Those who are interested consult these organizations first.

Kansas Board of Cosmetology
Professional Beauty Association
American Association of Cosmetology Schools

 

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Find the Beauty Schools in Kansas that interest you below,

Bellus Academy

1130 West Loop Place, Westloop Shopping Center
Manhattan, KS 66502

Program: Cosmetology

About Bellus Bellus Academy is an award-winning beauty and wellness institution dedicated to graduating career-ready professionals. We specialize in advanced training and have built a reputation for innovative education, consistently nabbing top honors in About Bellus Bellus Academy is an award-winning beauty and wellness institution dedicated to graduating career-ready professionals. We specialize in advanced training and have built a reputation for innovative education, consistently nabbing top honors in Modern Salon's national Excellence in Education program. As the most awarded beauty school in the nation, Bellus Academy has been named the "best beauty school in the nation" two years in a row by Modern Salon and was most recently awarded the number one beauty school in North America by Intercoiffure. Financial Aid We offer financial aid to those who qualify. We also have ongoing scholarships for recent high school graduates and military. OUR POWAY CAMPUS Located in the heart of San Diego County, our award-winning Poway location underwent a $2.5 million renovation in 2009, expanding the facility to 20,000 square feet and adding equipment that you'll find only in high-end spas. OVERVIEW OF OUR PROGRAMS • Cosmetology Our Cosmetology program includes professional training in all aspects of the beauty industry. The program includes an iPad, where much of the curriculum is taught in conjunction with a social learning experience. Our salon floor gives students the experience needed to develop their craft and work with clients. We also offer advanced Cosmetology programs. • Barbering Developed in partnership with internationally acclaimed hairstylist DJ Muldoon of San Diego's theFactory salon, our Barbering curriculum features 10 signature barbering cuts inspired by period-drama programs including Boardwalk Empire and Mad Men. • Make-up Artistry We have partnered with Make-Up Designory to offer our Make-up Artistry course, which can be taken in conjunction with other programs or as a standalone in California campuses. We are one of the only academies to offer a professional make-up course at this level. • Esthetics Our Esthetics program offers professional training in all standard aspects of the esthetics industry. We offer advanced programs that will allow you to take your education to the next level and wow employers in luxury and medical spas. • Massage Therapy Our Massage Therapy program provides the skills and resources to be successful in the ever-growing massage and healthcare profession. Presented in a supportive, hands-on learning environment, our program teaches healing and awareness of the mind and body. • Spa Nail Our Spa Nail program is the first in the nation to go beyond the basics of manicuring, adding the spa treatment training demanded by luxury salons and spas.
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Eric Fisher Academy

6727 West Central,
Wichita, KS 67212

Program: Cosmetology

Do What You Love! Become a cosmetologist or esthetician today! Enroll at Eric Fisher Academy! EFA is a state of the art facility designed with your success in mind. Its fun, hands on Do What You Love! Become a cosmetologist or esthetician today! Enroll at Eric Fisher Academy! EFA is a state of the art facility designed with your success in mind. Its fun, hands on from day one and all about YOU! Created by an industry innovator, salon owner and Aquage platform artist Eric Fisher, EFA's curriculum is immediately usable training that top salons and spas demand. At EFA, we want you to love your job so we have set our standards high so you will succeed. Eric Fisher Academy is a Dermalogica Partner School, a MUD Make-up Partner School, and an Aquage Training School and we teach our students the in depth business training program Prosper U, created by Eric Fisher. We use top of the line products including L'Oreal Professional Color, Aquage, Dermalogica, and MUD Make-up. Programs Offered We offer Cosmetology and Esthetics (skin care) Programs. Explore each of our programs, make the decision to become an EFA student and start your rewarding career today! Cosmetology Through our extensive Cosmetology program, you will: • Receive the highest technical training with the Pure Forms Cutting System created by Eric Fisher. Pure Forms is a straight forward, easy to master haircutting and finishing system. This cutting and finishing system is used daily by stylists at the Eric Fisher Salons. Stylists around the country have paid thousands of dollars to learn this modern haircutting system. • Master advanced hair coloring techniques. • Develop progressive makeup artistry. • Experience a jam packed student salon floor, servicing hundreds of clients a week, for real world hands on experience. • Attend demonstrations with renowned celebrity stylists such as Ann Bray, Elijah Mack, Oscar Bond, Edward Tietel and Shawna Parvin. • Learn how to give "Legendary Customer Service" and develop your own personal practices for success with the in-depth business training Prosper U. Created by Eric Fisher; Prosper U is an innovative, hands-on, results driven curriculum that contains information, scripts and systems in four easy-to-follow modules. • Collaborate to produce a runway show creating the hair, makeup, show design and theme. • Participate in a photo shoot working with photographer Eric Fisher. Create an editorial look by choosing the model, makeup, hair design and overall look. • Extensively prepare for the State Board Exam Our Cosmetology program consists of four phases: • Launch • Fresh Talents • Salon Life • Thrive Each phase lasts 10 weeks in which you will gain the foundation you need to start your rewarding career. Become a stylist in a booming salon; work backstage at fashion shows and photo shoots; be a celebrity stylist; a creative director of a product line; do print work for magazines and websites; work on a cruise ship; teach. The possibilities are endless and it all starts at Eric Fisher Academy! Esthetics (Skin Care) Through our extensive Esthetics program, you will: • Master advanced skin care techniques and body treatments using top of the line products. • Develop progressive makeup artistry. • Experience a jam packed student spa, servicing hundreds of clients a week, for real world hands on experience. • Learn how to give "Legendary Customer Service" and develop your own personal practices for success with the in-depth business training Prosper U. Created by Eric Fisher; Prosper U is an innovative, hands-on, results driven curriculum that contains information, scripts and systems in four easy-to-follow modules. • Receive in-house training and observe demonstrations with Dermalogica and other industry leading Educators. • Extensively prepare for the State Board Exam. • Participate in a photo shoot working with photographer Eric Fisher. Create an editorial look by choosing the model, makeup and overall look. • Collaborate to produce a runway show creating the makeup, show design and theme. Our Esthetics/ Skin Care program consists of three phases: • Skin Sense • Skintelligence • Specialist Each phase lasts 12 weeks, and you will gain the skills that are necessary for a great, new career in skin care! Become a makeup artist for celebrities, theaters, magazines, fashion shows; work in an exclusive spa; be a spa owner; a skin care specialist; a medical esthetician; a cosmetic chemist. The choice is yours, enroll today and start your new career!  
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