Cosmetology Schools and Careers in Philadelphia

If you hope to become a cosmetologist in Pennsylvania, Philadelphia could be a great place to start. The city offers beauty expos, such as the Philly Professional Business & Beauty Expo, as well as hundreds of salons you could work in. The mean pay for cosmetologists in the Philadelphia area was $32,120 per year ($15.44 per hour) as of 2019, and the expected job growth for the state is 10% between 2016 and 2026. Both these figures are higher than the national averages.

Unless you want to take the apprenticeship route, you will need to complete 1,250 hours of training and pass two exams to become a licensed cosmetologist in Pennsylvania. All the Philadelphia schools below will help you achieve these goals.

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Paul Mitchell The School

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Aveda Institute

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Empire Beauty School

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Cosmetology Schools Near You

Atlantic Beauty & Spa Academy LLC | Egg Harbor Township

3003 English Creek Ave
Egg Harbor Township, NJ 8234

BBC Beauty Academy | Upper Darby

6790 Market Street
Upper Darby, PA 19082

Beau Institute of Permanent & Corrective Cosmetics | Mount Laurel

2000 Academy Drive Suite 400
Mount Laurel, NJ 8003

Belle Institute | Philadelphia

120 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19149

Berks Career & Technology Center | Leesport

124 E 5770 S
Leesport, PA 19533

Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc | Feasterville

980 S Cobb Drive Drive SE
Feasterville, PA 19053

Empire Beauty School | Cherry Hill

479 E Business Center Drive
Cherry Hill, NJ 8002

Empire Beauty School | Philadelphia

1522 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Empire Beauty School | Reading

1682 E 5600 S
Reading, PA 19605

Empire Beauty School | Springfield

51 N State Road 7
Springfield, PA 19064

Empire Beauty School | Whitehall

10075 Weddington Road
Whitehall, PA 18052

Empire Beauty School | Wyncote

2290 N Ronald Reagan Building #108
Wyncote, PA 19095

Gordon Phillips Beauty Schools | Bala Cynwyd

11348 S Orange Blossom Trail
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

Hair Academy School of Barbering & Beauty | Newark

2315 N Main Street
Newark, DE 19713

Innovate Salon Academy | Ewing

211 W Wacker Drive 3rd Floor
Ewing, NJ 8628

Jean Madeline Aveda Institute | Philadelphia

1226 Race Road Suite A
Philadelphia, PA 19147

Jolie Health and Beauty Academy | Cherry Hill

10714 S River Front Parkway
Cherry Hill, NJ 8003

Jolie Health and Beauty Academy | Northfield

431 W Tilghman Street
Northfield, NJ 8225

Jolie Health and Beauty Academy | Turnersville

2415 Beacon Hill Road
Turnersville, NJ 8012

Lansdale School of Cosmetology Inc | Lansdale

3030 N Josey Ln 128
Lansdale, PA 19446

Levittown Beauty Academy | Levittown

13801 Burnet Road Suite 300
Levittown, PA 19054

Metro Beauty Academy | Allentown

8600 Wurzbach Road Suite 1202A
Allentown, PA 18106

Paul Mitchell | Newark

272 Commerical Street
Newark, DE 19702

PB Cosmetology Education Center | Gloucester

88 S Tooele Boulevard
Gloucester, NJ 8030

Premier Barber Institute | Norristown

5321 N Harlem Ave
Norristown, PA 19401

Professional Academy of Cosmetology | Norristown

10720 W Flagler School Suite 21
Norristown, PA 19401

Pulse Beauty Academy | Downington

10000 N 31 Ave Metro Center Business Park Building D #100
Downington, PA 19335

Queen Beauty Academy | Philadelphia

1768 Park Center Drive
Philadelphia , PA 19111

Rizzieri Aveda School | Voorhees

18442 Sherman Way
Voorhees, NJ 8043

Robert Fiance Beauty Schools | Pitman

811 S 5th Ave
Pitman, NJ 8071

Schilling-Douglas School of Hair Design LLC | Newark

211 Louviers Drive
Newark, DE 19711

The Beauty Institute | Allentown

1921 Union Blvd
Allentown, PA 18109

The Beauty Institute | Ambler

50 E. Butler Pike
Ambler, PA 19002

The Salon Professional Academy | Collegeville

130 W Main Street Suite 106
Collegeville, PA 19426

The Salon Professional Academy | Howell

4741 US Route 9
Howell, NJ 7731

Venus Beauty Academy | Sharon Hill

1033 CheSuiter Pke
Sharon Hill, PA 19079

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