Cosmetology Schools near Cleveland / Akron / Canton, OH

If you hope to become a cosmetologist in Ohio, consider Cleveland, Akron, or Canton as places to begin. Cleveland alone has a ton of beauty-related conventions and expos to choose from so you can expand your abilities and try new products, and all three cities have a variety of types beauty businesses and fields to work in. As of 2019, Cleveland paid its cosmetologists a mean salary of $28,290 per year ($13.60 per hour); Akron paid $26,320 ($12.66); and Canton paid $24,490 ($11.77). Ohio anticipates jobs in cosmetology to grow by 12% between 2016 and 2026, which is 3% higher than the national average.

Ohio requires its cosmetologists to earn 1,500 hours of training and pass written and skills exams before earning licensure. If you hope to only work in hairstyling, you need 300 hours of training. The schools below will all help you on your way to licensure.

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Paul Mitchell The School

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Aveda Institute

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1165 East Main Street
Ashland, OH 44805

(419) 903-0440
Programs:
Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology

2445 West State Street
Alliance, OH 44601

(330) 240-7277
Programs:
Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology

3307 Center Road
Brunswick, OH 44212

(330) 442-2930
Programs:
Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology

27326 Lorain Road North
Olmsted, OH 44070

(330) 565-3661
Programs:
Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology

34999 Euclid Avenue
Willoughby, OH 44094

(330) 610-2061
Programs:
Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology
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Alliance High School (high school students only) – Accredited

400 Glamorgan Street
Alliance, OH 44601

Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center – Accredited

1783 State Route 60
Ashland, OH 44805

Ashtabula County Technical and Career Campus – Accredited

1565 State Route 167
Jefferson, OH 44047

Auburn Career Center – Accredited

8140 Auburn Road
Concord, OH 44077

Barberton High School (high school students only) – Accredited

555 Barber Road
Barberton, OH 44203

Brown Aveda Institute Mentor – Accredited

8816 Mentor Avenue
Mentor, OH 44060

Brown Aveda Institute Strongsville – Accredited

17901 Southpark Center Space 160
Strongsville, OH 44136

Buchtel High School (high school students only) – Accredited

1040 Copley Road
Akron, OH 44320

Buckeye Career Center – Accredited

545 University Drive Northeast
New Philadelphia, OH 44663

Canton City Schools Adult Community Education Center – Accredited

521 West Tuscarawas Street
Canton, OH 44702

Cleveland Heights High School (high school students only) – Accredited

13263 Cedar Road
Cleveland Heights, OH 44118

Cuyahoga Falls High School (high school students only) – Accredited

2300 Fourth Street
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221

Cuyahoga Valley Career Center – Accredited

8001 Brecksville Road
Brecksville, OH 44141

EHOVE Career Center – Accredited

316 West Mason Road
Milan, OH 44846

Gerbers Akron Beauty School – Accredited

1915 West Market Street Suite 800
Akron, OH 44313

Glen Oak School of Cosmetology – Accredited

1801 Schneider Road Northeast
Canton, OH 44721

Handz R Us Beauty Academy – Accredited

15740 Broadway Avenue
Maple Heights, OH 44137

Inner State Beauty School – Accredited

5150 Mayfield Road
Cleveland, OH 44124

Lorain County Adult Career Center – Accredited

15181 OH-58
Oberlin, OH 44074

Lorain County Community College

1005 North Abbe Road
North Ridgeville, OH 44035

Madison Adult Career Center – Accredited

600 Esley Lane
Mansfield, OH 44905

Mansfield City Schools – Accredited

124 North Linden Road
Mansfield, OH 44906

Maplewood Career Center – Accredited

7075 State Route 88
Ravenna, OH 44266

Mayfield High School (high school students only) – Accredited

6116 Wilson Mills Road
Cleveland, OH 44143

Medina County Career Center – Accredited

1101 West Liberty Street
Medina, OH 44256

National Beauty College – Accredited

4642 Cleveland Avenue Northwest
Canton, OH 44709

Normandy High School (high school students only) – Accredited

2500 West Pleasant Valley Road
Parma, OH 44134

Northern Institute of Cosmetology – Accredited

669 Broadway
Lorain, OH 44052

Paul Mitchell The School Cleveland – Accredited

10735 Ravenna Road
Twinsburg, OH 44087

Polaris Career Center – Accredited

7285 Old Oak Boulevard
Middleburg Heights, OH 44130

Portage Lakes Career Center – Accredited

4401 Shriver Road
Uniontown, OH 44685

Professional School of Cosmetology – Accredited

8555 Hough Avenue 2nd Floor
Cleveland, OH 44106

R. G. Drage Career – Accredited

2800 Richville Drive Southeast
Massillon, OH 44646

Remington College – Accredited

14801 Broadway Avenue
Maple Heights, OH 44137

Sandusky Career Center – Accredited

2130A Hayes Avenue
Sandusky, OH 44870

Shaw High School of Cosmetology (high school students only) – Accredited

15320 Euclid Avenue
East Cleveland, OH 44112

Theodore Roosevelt High School (high school students only) – Accredited

1400 North Mantua Street
Kent, OH 44240

Washington High School (high school students only) – Accredited

1 Paul E. Brown Drive Southeast
Massillon, OH 44646

Wayne County Schools Career Center & Adult Ed – Accredited

518 West Prospect Street
Smithville, OH 44677
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