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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Cosmetology Schools Near You

Alliance Career Center | Alliance

500 Glamorgan Street
Alliance, OH 44601

Allstate Hairstyling & Barber College | Cleveland

2546 Lorain Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44113

Apex Academy Hair Skin Nails School of Cosmetology | Ontario

1788 West 4th Street
Ontario, OH 44906

Ashtabula County Technical and Career Campus | Jefferson

1565 State Route 167
Jefferson, OH 44047

Brown Aveda Institute | Mentor

17901 Southpark Center Space 160
Mentor, OH 44060

Brown Aveda Institute | Strongsville

8816 Mentor Avenue
Strongsville, OH 44136

Buckeye Joint Vocational School | New Philadelphia

545 University Drive Northeast
New Philadelphia, OH 44663

EHOVE Career Center | Milan

316 West Mason Road
Milan, OH 44846

Elite School of Cosmetology | Norwalk

175 Benedict Avenue
Norwalk, OH 44857

Fairview Beauty Academy | Fairview Park

22610 Lorain Road
Fairview Park, OH 44126

Georgie International Beauty Institute | Cuyahoga Falls

69 Graham Road
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223

Gerbers Akron Beauty School | Akron

1915 West Market Street Suite 800
Akron, OH 44313

Inner State Beauty School | Lyndhurst

5150 Mayfield Road
Lyndhurst, OH 44124

Lorain County Joint Vocational School District | Oberlin

15181 Street Route 58 South
Oberlin, OH 44074

Madison Adult Career Center | Mansfield

600 Esley Lane
Mansfield, OH 44905

Miami-Jacobs Career College | Independence

6400 Rockside Road
Independence, OH 44131

National Beauty College | Canton

4642 Cleveland Avenue Northwest
Canton, OH 44709

Northern Institute of Cosmetology | Lorain

669 Broadway
Lorain, OH 44052

Paul Mitchell | Twinsburg

8551 Glenwood Avenue Suite 100
Twinsburg, OH 44087

Professional School of Cosmetology | Cleveland

8555 Hough Avenue 2nd Floor
Cleveland, OH 44106

Raphael's School of Beauty Culture Inc. | Alliance

2445 West State Street
Alliance, OH 44601

Raphael's School of Beauty Culture Inc. | Brunswick

3307 Center Road
Brunswick, OH 44212

Remington College | Cleveland

14445 Broadway Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44125

Sandusky City Schools | Sandusky

2130A Hayes Avenue
Sandusky, OH 44870

Vanity School of Cosmetology | Sheffield Village

5236 Detroit Road
Sheffield Village, OH 44035

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