Cosmetology Schools Near Greenville / New Bern / Washington

If you want to become a cosmetologist in North Carolina, Greenville, New Bern, and Washington may be great place to begin. Greensville was named as one of the Top 10 Best Small Places for Businesses and Careers by Forbes Magazine, meaning your career could take off there. Like Greensville, New Bern and Washington draw tourists, so you may get to beautify people from all over.

In 2019, Greenville cosmetologists earned a mean annual salary of $23,560 ($11.33 per hour). Statewide, cosmetologists made an average of $28,730 ($13.81) that same year. North Carolina expects the number of cosmetology jobs to grow by 17% between 2016 and 2026.

Cosmetologists in North Carolina must complete 1,500 hours of training or 1,200 hours of an apprenticeship and pass two exams to become licensed. If you opt for the training route, the schools below could all help you on your way to your dream job.

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Paul Mitchell The School

Program: Cosmetology

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Aveda Institute

Program: Cosmetology

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Georgia Career Institute (GA)

Program: Cosmetology

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3500 Oleander Drive Suite 1111
Wilmington, NC 28403

Cosmetology, Massage Therapy

Alexander Paul Institute of Hair Design – Accredited

1011 Charles Boulevard Suite A
Greenville, NC 27858

Beaufort County Community College – Accredited

5337 U.S. Highway 264 East
Washington, NC 27889

Carteret Community College – Accredited

3505 Arendell Street
Morehead City, NC 28557

Civella Beauty Academy – Accredited

1021 North Spence Avenue
Goldsboro, NC 27534

Coastal Carolina Community College – Accredited

444 Western Boulevard
Jacksonville, NC 28546

Edgecombe Community College – Accredited

2009 West Wilson Street
Tarboro, NC 27866

Grace College of Barbering

1206 Dickinson Avenue
Greenville, NC 27834

James Sprunt Community College – Accredited

133 James Sprunt Drive
Kenansville, NC 28349

Lenoir Community College – Accredited

231 Highway 58 South
Kinston, NC 28502

Martin Community College – Accredited

1161 Kehukee Park Road
Williamston, NC 27892

Northampton County High School (high school students only) – Accredited

152 Hurricane Drive
Gaston, NC 27832

Pamlico Community College – Accredited

703 Main Street
Bayboro, NC 28515

Pamlico Community College

5049 Highway 306 South
Grantsboro, NC 28529

Pitt Community College Hairstyling Academy – Accredited

426 A East Arlington Boulevard
Greenville, NC 27858

PITT Community College

1986 Pitt Tech Road
Winterville, NC 28590

Roanoke-Chowan Community College – Accredited

109 Community College Road
Ahoskie, NC 27910
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