Cosmetology Schools and Careers in Baton Rouge

There are many places where cosmetologists can work in and around Baton Rouge. As of 2020, Baton Rouge has a population of just over 220,000 and nearly 400 salons and spas—that's approximately one per every 550 people! Additionally, with 67 wedding venues within 25 miles of Baton Rouge, there could be many opportunities to be a mobile cosmetologist. If working in a retail salon environment sounds best to you, Baton Rouge is home to the largest mall in the state, the Mall of Louisiana, which has several department stores and cosmetics businesses.

In Baton Rouge, cosmetologists made a mean salary of $25,640 per year, or $12.32 per hour, in 2018. The city has a lower than average cost of living compared to other areas in the United States. In Louisiana, cosmetologist jobs are also growing at a tremendous rate of 11% between 2016 and 2026, making this a great time to begin your career. All the schools below meet your state-required 1500 hours of experience, getting you into your new and exciting career.

Featured Schools Near You
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Paul Mitchell The School

Program: Cosmetology

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Aveda Institute

Program: Cosmetology

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Empire Beauty School

Program: Cosmetology

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Cosmetology Schools Near You

Aveda Arts & Sciences Institutes | Baton Rouge

2922 Johnston Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Aveda Arts & Sciences Institutes | Lafayette

3330 Veterans Memorial Boulevard Suite A
Lafayette, LA 70503

Baton Rouge Community College | Baton Rouge

201 Community College Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Camelot College | Baton Rouge

957 N Ashland Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70805

Compass Career College | Hammond

550 E 300 S
Hammond, LA 70403

Cosmetology Training Center | Lafayette

1221 Galapago Street
Lafayette, LA 70503

D'Jay's Institute of Cosmetology and Esthiology | Baton Rouge

2239 SW 2nd Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70815

Denham Springs Beauty School | Denham Springs

1500 Bay Road C1
Denham Springs, LA 70726

Opelousas School of Cosmetology | Opelousas

2401 Garner Field Road
Opelousas, LA 70570

Remington College School of Cosmetology | Baton Rouge

3715-B Farmington Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Remington College | Lafayette

368 W Pike Street Suite 204
Lafayette, LA 70508

Richport Technical College | Baton Rouge

3525 N State Route 48
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Southwest Mississippi Community College | Summit

1156 College Dr
Summit, MS 39666

Vanguard College of Cosmetology | Baton Rouge

12158 Coursey Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

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