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

Program: Cosmetology

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Aveda Institute

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Georgia Career Institute (GA)

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1165 East Main Street
Ashland, OH 44805

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology

175 Benedict Avenue
Norwalk, OH 44857

(419) 668-2333
Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology

Alliance Career Center – Accredited

500 Glamorgan Street
Alliance, OH 44601

Allstate Hairstyling & Barber College – Accredited

2546 Lorain Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44113

Apex Academy Hair Skin Nails School of Cosmetology – Accredited

1788 West 4th Street
Ontario, OH 44906

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

Brown Aveda Institute – Accredited

8816 Mentor Avenue
Mentor, OH 44060

Brown Aveda Institute – Accredited

17901 Southpark Center Space 160
Strongsville, OH 44136

Buckeye Joint Vocational School – Accredited

545 University Drive Northeast
New Philadelphia, OH 44663

Cuyahoga Community College District

700 Carnegie Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115

Cuyahoga Valley Career Center – Accredited

8001 Brecksville Road
Brecksville, OH 44141

EHOVE Career Center – Accredited

316 West Mason Road
Milan, OH 44846

Fairview Beauty Academy

22610 Lorain Road
Fairview Park, OH 44126

Gerbers Akron Beauty School – Accredited

1915 West Market Street Suite 800
Akron, OH 44313

Inner State Beauty School – Accredited

5150 Mayfield Road
Lyndhurst, OH 44124

Lorain County Community College

1005 North Abbe Road
Elyria, OH 44035

Lorain County Joint Vocational School District – Accredited

15181 Street Route 58 South
Oberlin, OH 44074

Madison Adult Career Center – Accredited

600 Esley Lane
Mansfield, OH 44905

Medina County Career Center – Accredited

1101 West Liberty Street
Medina, OH 44256

National Beauty College – Accredited

4642 Cleveland Avenue Northwest
Canton, OH 44709

Northern Institute of Cosmetology – Accredited

669 Broadway
Lorain, OH 44052

Paul Mitchell – 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

Raphael's School of Beauty Culture Inc. – Accredited

2445 West State Street
Alliance, OH 44601

Raphael's School of Beauty Culture Inc. – Accredited

3307 Center Road
Brunswick, OH 44212

Raphael's School of Beauty Culture – Accredited

27326 Lorain Road North
Olmsted, OH 44070

Raphael's School of Beauty Culture – Accredited

34999 Euclid Avenue
Willoughby, OH 44094

Remington College – Accredited

14445 Broadway Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44125

Sandusky City Schools – Accredited

2130A Hayes Avenue
Sandusky, OH 44870

Stark State College

6200 Frank Avenue Northwest
North Canton, OH 44720

Vanity School of Cosmetology

5236 Detroit Road
Sheffield Village, OH 44035

Wayne County Schools Career Center & Adult Ed – Accredited

518 West Prospect Street
Smithville, OH 44677

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