Cosmetology Schools in Oklahoma

Oklahoma Cosmetology Careers At a Glance
  • 1,500 education hours or 3,000 apprentice hours are required to become licensed.
  • You must renew your license every 1 year.
  • 0 continuing education hours are required to renew your license.
  • Average salary for cosmetology in Oklahoma is $25,180.
  • There is a predicted 13% job increase between 2016 - 2026.

Salons, spas, and beauty shops across Oklahoma are full of customers who want to look and feel their best. If you take pride in maintaining your appearance, trying different looks, and interacting with people of all backgrounds, you may have a lot to offer the cosmetology industry.

State License Requirements

1,500 Education Hours OR 3,000 Apprentice Hours

Required to earn a cosmetology license

When it’s time to apply for a license, go to the Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology. Submit your application with a $35 exam registration fee. After you pass your written and skills tests, you can get a cosmetology license that gives you the freedom to work with clients in approved beauty settings.

Education Details

Although cosmetology covers a lot of different skills and products, you can get the training you need fairly quickly. At minimum, approved cosmetology schools in Oklahoma must offer 1500 hours of training. The topics listed below must be part of your curriculum.

Required Course Topics

  • Cosmetology theory
  • Pedicuring and manicuring
  • Artificial nail application
  • Facials Makeup
  • Temporary hair removal
  • Scalp treatments
  • Shampooing and conditioning
  • Hairstyling
  • Finger waving
  • Thermal styling
  • Blow drying
  • Wig styling
  • Hair tinting and bleaching
  • Hair cutting and shaping
  • Lash and brow tinting and arching
  • Professional development
  • Permanent waving

License Renewal

1 Year

License renewal period

0 Hours

Continuing education required

Cosmetology license renewal in Oklahoma happens every year during the licensee's birthday month. You must renew by the last day of your birth month to avoid a late fee of $10. The cost to renew a beauty practitioner's license is $25. Cosmetology continuing education hours are not currently required to renew your license, but cosmetology CEUs are always recommended to stay current in the industry. The only exception to this renewal date is barbering—barbers must renew their license by the last day of June every year.

Oklahoma Cosmetology Careers

$25,180

Average yearly salary for cosmetology in Oklahoma

The job outlook in Oklahoma is positive. According to O*Net, demand for cosmetologists may increase 13% between 2016 and 2026 in Oklahoma (2019). The average salary for an Oklahoma cosmetologist is $25,180 per year (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2019).

Licensed cosmetologists are pros at working independently, problem-solving, and finding solutions to customers requests, and those skills can take you into lots of exciting work settings. You could become a salon employee, an option that allows you to earn a consistent hourly wage and possibly earn tips from clients. Self-employed cosmetologists can rent a chair at a local salon or even take on the role of salon owner. If your career goals and interests change over time, cosmetology has plenty of options to help you feel fulfilled. This is an excellent time to make your move and get started.

Contact the Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology

State of Oklahoma Board of Cosmetology

Oklahoma is state for trailblazers, further underscored by the many individuals who
forge their own paths there. Cosmetologists are starting to make up a lion’s share
of this group. To that end, their journey to become purveyors of fine hair care begins
with these provided resources.

Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology
International SalonSpa Network
Associated Hair Professionals

Find Other Cosmetology Schools in Oklahoma

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Accredited School

You must attend school in the state you want to practice in. Most states require that you graduate from an accredited school. Click here to learn more about the requirements in your state.

14820 Serenita Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73134

(405) 609-6622
Programs:
Cosmetology, Barbering

Academy of Hair Design – Accredited

2501 West Memorial Road #228
Oklahoma City, OK 73134

Autry Technology Center

1201 West Willow
Enid, OK 73703

Beauty Technical College Inc – Accredited

605 East Downing Street
Tahlequah, OK 74465

Bethany Beauty College

3900 North Peniel
Bethany, OK 73008

Bixby Beauty College – Accredited

8510 East 131st South
Bixby, OK 74008

Broken Arrow Beauty College – Accredited

11122 East 71st Street
Tulsa, OK 74133

Caddo Kiowa Technology Center – Accredited

1415 North 7th Street
Fort Cobb, OK 73038

Canadian Valley Technology Center – Accredited

6505 East Highway 66
El Reno, OK 73036

Central Technology Center – Accredited

3 Court Circle
Drumright, OK 74030

Chisholm Trail Technology Center

283 State Highway 33
Omega, OK 73764

Claremore Beauty College

200 North Cherokee Avenue
Claremore, OK 74017

Clary Sage College – Accredited

3131 South Sheridan
Tulsa, OK 74145

Durant Institute of Hair Design – Accredited

2836 West University Boulevard Suite 128
Durant, OK 74701

Elite Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

912 Southwest C Avenue
Lawton, OK 73501

Elite Beauty College – Accredited

221 North 32nd Street
Muskogee, OK 74402

Enid Beauty College – Accredited

3905 South La Mesa Drive
Enid, OK 73703

Formations Institute of Cosmetology

502 Texas Avenue
Woodward, OK 73801

Francis Tuttle Technology Center – Accredited

12777 North Rockwell Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73142

Francis Tuttle Technology Center – Accredited

7301 West Reno Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73127

Gordon Cooper Technology Center – Accredited

1 John C Bruton Boulevard
Shawnee, OK 74804

Great Plains Technology Center – Accredited

4500 West Lee Boulevard
Lawton, OK 73505

Hair Arts Institute – Accredited

15001 North May Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73134

I.T.S. Academy of Beauty – Accredited

200 Southwest C Avenue Suite 108
Lawton, OK 73501

Indian Capital Technology Center – Accredited

2403 North 41st Street East
Muskogee, OK 74403

Indian Capital Technology Center – Accredited

401 East Houser Industrial Boulevard
Sallisaw, OK 74955

Jenks Beauty College – Accredited

535 West Main
Jenks, OK 74037

Kiamichi Technology Center – Accredited

1763 West Liberty Road
Atoka, OK 74525

Kiamichi Technology Center – Accredited

3205 Lincoln Road Northeast
Idabel, OK 74745

Kiamichi Technology Center – Accredited

301 Kiamichi Drive
McAlester, OK 74501

Kiamichi Technology Center – Accredited

1410 Old Military Road
Stigler, OK 74462

Meridian Technology Center – Accredited

1312 South Sangre Road
Stillwater, OK 74074

Metro Technology Centers

1900 Springlake Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73111

Mid-America Technology Center – Accredited

27438 State Highway 59
Wayne, OK 73095

Mid-Del Technology Center

1621 Maple Drive
Midwest City, OK 73110

Moore Norman Technology Center – Accredited

4701 12Th Avenue Northwest
Norman, OK 73069

Northeast Technology Center – Accredited

19901 South Highway 69
Afton, OK 74331

Northeast Technology Center – Accredited

450 North Highway 59
Kansas, OK 74347

Northeast Technology Center – Accredited

6195 West Highway 20
Pryor, OK 74361

Paul Mitchell – Accredited

3030 William Pereira
Norman, OK 73072

Paul Mitchell – Accredited

14002 East 21st Street Suite 1050
Tulsa, OK 74134

Pioneer Technology Center

2101 North Ash
Ponca City, OK 74601

Ponca City Beauty College – Accredited

3010 North 14th Street
Ponca City, OK 74601

Pontotoc Technology Center – Accredited

601 West 33rd
Ada, OK 74820

Premier Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

910 North Main Street
McAlester, OK 74501

Pryor Beauty College

330 West Graham
Pryor, OK 74361

Red River Technology Center – Accredited

3300 West Bois D Arc
Duncan, OK 73533

River Valley Cosmetology Institute – Accredited

1309 South Broadway
Poteau, OK 74953

Shawnee Beauty College – Accredited

2024 North Harrison
Shawnee, OK 74801

Southern Oklahoma Technology Center

2610 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, OK 73401

Southern School of Beauty – Accredited

140 West Main Street
Durant, OK 74701

Southwest Technology Center – Accredited

711 West Tamarack
Altus, OK 73521

Totally Cosmo School of Modern Cosmetology – Accredited

110 North Broadway
Broken Bow, OK 74728

Tulsa Technology Center – Accredited

4000 Wes Florence Street
Broken Arrow, OK 74011

Tulsa Technology Center – Accredited

924 East Charles Page Boulevard
Sand Springs, OK 74063

Tulsa Technology Center – Accredited

3420 South Memorial Drive
Tulsa, OK 74145

Virgil's Beauty College

111 South Ninth Street
Muskogee, OK 74401

Western Technology Center – Accredited

621 Sooner Drive
Burns Flat, OK 73624

Western Technology Center – Accredited

2002 Northeast Highway 66
Sayre, OK 73662

Yukon Beauty College – Accredited

221 West Main
Yukon, OK 73099

Woodward Beauty College

502 Texas Avenue
Woodward, OK 73801

Yukon Beauty College Inc

221 West Main
Yukon, OK 73099
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