Cosmetology Schools Near Kingsport / Bristol

If you're hoping to begin a cosmetology career in Tennessee, Kingsport and Bristol may be great places to begin. Both cities attract tourists looking for a fun, outdoorsy trip with a small-town feel, meaning you could provide beauty treatments to people from all over.

Cosmetologists in Kingsport-Bristol (including the Virginia side) earned a mean salary of $30,780 per year ($14.80 per hour) as of 2019. Tennessee expects the field to grow by 25% between 2016 and 2028, nearly three times the nationwide anticipated growth.

To earn your cosmetology license in Tennessee, you need to complete 1,500 hours of training and pass two exams. If you're considering working on the Virginia side of Bristol, it's worth noting both states offer reciprocity so long as you can prove equivalent training or experience. The Kingsport-Bristol schools below can all help hit the ground running.

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Paul Mitchell The School

Program: Cosmetology

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Aveda Institute

Program: Cosmetology

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Georgia Career Institute (GA)

Program: Cosmetology

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Johnson City, TN 37601

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Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology

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Alana's Hair And Cosmetology Institute – Accredited

201 Preston Street Southwest
Abingdon, VA 24210

Bella Donna's Academy

364 Revere Street
Kingsport, TN 37660

Bristol School of Hair Design – Accredited

805 Commonwealth Avenue
Bristol, VA 24201

Exalt Academy Of Cosmetology – Accredited

102 Bonham Road
Bristol, VA 24201

Grayson County Career And Technical Education Center – Accredited

110 Blue Devil Drive
Independence, VA 24348

Jenny Lea Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

74 Parkway Plaza Loop
Whitesburg, KY 41858

Kingsport Academy of Hair Design – Accredited

2617 East Center Street
Kingsport, TN 37664

Legacy School Of Hair Design – Accredited

1055 Us Highway 235
Weber City, VA 24290

Mane On Park Avenue Salon & School – Accredited

1104 Kentucky Avenue Southeast
Norton, VA 24273

Park Avenue Academy Of Cosmetology – Accredited

738 Northwest Park Avenue
Norton, VA 24273

Premier Cosmetology Academy – Accredited

3410 West Market Street
Johnson City, TN 37604

Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Accredited

426 Highway 91
Elizabethton, TN 37643
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