Cosmetology Schools near Austin, TX

If becoming a cosmetologist in Texas is your goal, the capital city of Austin could be the best place for you! With festivals, concerts, arts events, and even a fashion week, there are dozens of unique opportunities to use your hair and makeup skills in exciting ways. The city’s beauty businesses paid cosmetologists an average of $26,400 per year ($12.69 per hour) in 2018, which is nearly $2,000 more than the state average. Texas is also expecting a growth of 19% in job openings between 2016 and 2026, which is 10% higher than the national average. There has likely never been a better time to start a Texas cosmetology career!

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Each of the Austin beauty schools below will get you the 1,500 hours of training and prepare you for the cosmetology tests Texas requires before you can take your licensure exam.

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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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2015 East Riverside Drive Building 6
Austin, TX 78741

Barbering, Cosmetology

6001 Middle Fiskville Road
Austin, TX 78752

Cosmetology, Esthetics

8620 Burnet Road Suite 300
Austin, TX 78757

(512) 968-2835

500 East Ben White Boulevard
Austin, TX 78704

Cosmetology, Esthetics

907 Highway 80
San Marcos, TX 78666

(512) 392-8862
Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Cosmetology Teacher Training

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American Beauty College – Accredited

1006 East Yager Lane #110
Austin, TX 78753

Baldwin Beauty School – Accredited

8440 Burnet Road Suite 140
Austin, TX 78757

Baldwin Beauty School – Accredited

3005 South Lamar
Austin, TX 78704

Bella Beauty College – Accredited

4631 Airport Boulevard 101
Austin, TX 78751

Bella Beauty College

623 West Ben White Boulevard
Austin, TX 78751

Central Texas Beauty College – Accredited

1400 North Mays Street
Round Rock, TX 78664

Interstate Barber Stylist School – Accredited

3415 North 19th Street
Waco, TX 76708

Midland College – Accredited

3600 North Garfield
Midland, TX 78705

Nuvani Institute – Accredited

801 East William Cannon Drive Suite 115
Austin, TX 78745

Paul Mitchell – Accredited

9503 Research Boulevard Building 3 Suite 310
Austin, TX 78759

Seguin Beauty School – Accredited

214 West San Antonio Street
New Braunfels, TX 78130

Texas Laser & Aesthetics Training Academy

4608 South Lamar Boulevard
Austin, TX 78745

The Salon Professional Academy – Accredited

901 IH 35 Suite 102
Georgetown, TX 78626

William Edge Institute – Accredited

651 North I-35 Suite 330
New Braunfels, TX 78130
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You must attend school in the state you want to practice in. Most states require that you graduate from an accredited school. Learn more about the requirements in your state.


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