Cosmetology Schools near Baltimore, MD

The "Charm City" is a great place to launch a career as a cosmetologist. Not only is it home to hundreds of highly-rated salons, but it also has a wide variety that focus on specialized services such as hair braiding, eyebrow threading, hair extensions, and more. The cost of living in Baltimore is also an advantage—it's nearly 12% less than the national average, which means your money will go farther. In May 2019, Baltimore cosmetologists earned a mean salary of $32,810 per year ($15.77 per hour). The career outlook for cosmetologists in Maryland is bright­, with a projected job growth rate of 8% between 2016 and 2026.

Maryland requires 1,500 training hours to become a licensed cosmetologist. All the schools below will provide you with the necessary training and prepare you for the licensing exam.

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Paul Mitchell The School

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Cosmetology Schools Near You

Academy Of Professional Barber-Stylists

2401 Blueridge Avenue Suite 102
Silver Spring, MD 20902

Aspen Beauty Academy of Laurel

3535 Fort Meade Road
Laurel, MD 20724

Aveda Institute

227 Archer Street #3639
Bel Air, MD 21014

AVI Career Training

10130 Colvin Run Road Suites A And B
Great Falls, VA 22066

Baltimore Beauty & Barber School

8660 Pulaski Highway
Baltimore, MD 21237

Baltimore Studio of Hair Design

318 North Howard Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

BEAT School of Makeup Artistry

3 McHenry Avenue
Pikesville, MD 21208

Bennett Career Institute

700 Monroe Street Northeast
Washington, DC 20017

Bladensburg Barber School

4810 Annapolis Road
Bladensburg, MD 20710

Cosmopolitan Beauty and Tech School

4201 John Marr Drive #206
Annandale, VA 22003

Elitist Training Center, LLC

7576 Annapolis Road Suite B3
Hyattsville, MD 20784

Empire Beauty School

6320 Ritchie Highway Suite F
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

Empire Beauty School

9616 Reistertown Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117

Fortis Institute

4351 Garden City Drive
Landover, MD 20785

Frederick School Of Cosmetology

403 South Jefferson Street
Frederick, MD 21701

Hair Academy II

3705 Branch Avenue
Hillcrest Heights, MD 20748

Hair Expressions

12450 Parklawn Drive
Rockville, MD 20852

Jolie Hair Academy

10134 Colvin Run Road Suite C
Great Falls, VA 22066

Kiki Makeup Studio

10160 Fairfax Boulevard
Fairfax, VA 22030

Le Arai Beauty & Barber Academy

8630 Lee Highway Suite J
Farifax, VA 22031

Lilique Training Institute

3609D Chain Bridge Road
Fairfax, VA 22030

Maryland Beauty Academy

318 North Howard Street
Baltimore, MD 21224

Maryland Beauty Academy

10 Carroll Plaza Shopping Center
Westminster, MD 21157

Michele's Touch

13716 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20904

Montgomery Beauty School

8736 Arliss Street
Silver Spring, MD 20901

Paul Mitchell

7351 Assateague Drive Suite 370
Jessup, MD 20794

Paulette de Paris, International Beauty Academy

8229 Boone Boulevard Suite 120
Vienna, VA 22182

Pretty Much Academy

401 East Oliver Street Suite 302
Baltimore, MD 21202

Robert Paul Academy of Cosmetology Arts & Sciences

29 Greenmeadow Drive
Timonium, MD 21093

Spectrum Beauty Academy

25 South Quaker Lane Suite 15
Alexandria, VA 22314

Springfield Beauty Academy

4223 Annandale Road
Annandale, VA 22003

The Academy of Makeup

11222 York Road #4
Cockeysville, MD 21030

The Salon Professional Academy

90 K Street Northeast Suite 103
Washington, DC 20002

The Temple

2303 Forest Drive
Annapolis, MD 21401

The Temple

22 West Church Street
Frederick, MD 21701

Topcurl Beauty Academy

12164 Central Avenue Suite 200
Mitchellville, MD 20721

Yuri Academy of Cosmetology

1601 Clarendon Boulevard
Arlington, VA 22209

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