Cosmetology Schools Near Reno

If you're considering Nevada as the place to start your cosmetology career, you might want to check out what Reno has to offer. Reno has more than 140 wedding venues, so if applying makeup to bridal parties interests you, Reno is a great option. Reno is also a popular travel destination, so in addition to your local clients, you may be able to assist travelers. If you are more drawn to character makeup, there are dozens of theatres in Reno that could use your services.

Cosmetologists in Reno earned a mean salary of $27,980 in 2019 ($13.45 per hour). The average pay across Nevada is $22,850 ($10.98 per hour), putting Reno's ammount at well above the state average. The number of cosmetology jobs in Nevada is expected to grow by 23% between 2016 and 2026. By comparison, the number of cosmetology jobs across the country is expected to grow by a comparatively low 9%.

Cosmetologists in Nevada must complete 1,600 hours of training and pass two exams to become licensed. The schools listed below should help you meet the training hour requirements and help you pass your tests.

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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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4020 Kietzke Lane
Reno, NV 89502

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology

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International Academy of Style – Accredited

2295 Market Street
Reno, NV 89502

Paul Mitchell – Accredited

1600 Holcomb Avenue
Reno, NV 89502

Sierra Academy of Style – Accredited

1851 South Roop Street
Carson City, NV 89701

Truckee Meadows Community College

7000 Dandini Boulevard
Reno, NV 89512
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