Cosmetology Schools Near Lincoln / Hastings / Kearney

If you want to begin a cosmetology career in Nebraska, you may find Lincoln, Hastings, and Kearney great places to get your start. With over 80 salons and similar businesses within five miles of Lincoln, over 15 within that same distance from Hastings, and more than 20 in and near Kearney, you may have many work environments to choose from after completing your cosmetology training.

As of 2019, cosmetologists in Lincoln earned a mean salary of $25,130 per year ($12.08 per hour), and they made an average of $31,380 ($15.09) statewide. The number of jobs for hairstylists, hairdressers, and cosmetologists in Nebraska is expected to grow by 8% between 2016 and 2026.

Nebraska requires cosmetologists to complete 1,800 hours of training and pass the National Interstate Council of State Boards of Cosmetology (NIC) or equivalent exams. The Lincoln, Hastings, and Kearney area schools below could all help you meet these mandates.

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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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College of Hair Design

9000 Andermatt Drive
Lincoln, NE 68526

College of Hair Design – Accredited

304 South 11th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508

Davines Professional Academy – Accredited

5601 South 59th Street Suite D
Lincoln, NE 68516

Joseph's College Cosmetology – Accredited

3415 West State Street Suite D
Grand Island, NE 68803

Joseph's College Cosmetology – Accredited

2213 Central Avenue
Kearney, NE 68847

Joseph's College Cosmetology – Accredited

6810 P Street
Lincoln, NE 68505

Joseph's College Cosmetology – Accredited

202 Madison Avenue
Norfolk, NE 68701

Xenon International Academy II – Accredited

804 North Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68803
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