Cosmetology Schools near Richmond / Petersburg, VA

To become a cosmetologist in Virginia, Richmond and Petersburg may be great places to start. Virginia is so proud of its wedding industry that they even recommend it on their state website, which, combined with the many salons and spas in these cities, means you can have the cosmetology career of your dreams.

Cosmetologists in the Richmond area, including Petersburg, earned a mean salary of $37,960 per year ($18.25 per hour) in 2019. Virginia anticipates cosmetology jobs will grow by 11% between 2016 and 2026.

To earn a cosmetology license in Virginia, you must complete 1,500 hours of training or 3,000 hours as an apprentice, plus pass a written and practical exam. The Richmond and Petersburg area schools below can help you achieve these requirements.

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Paul Mitchell The School

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Aveda Institute

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10807 Hull Street Road
Midlothian, VA 23112

(804) 745-9062
Cosmetology, Nail Technology

9049 West Broad Street 3
Richmond, VA 23294

(804) 270-2095
Cosmetology, Nail Technology

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Another Level Barbering and Cosmetology School – Accredited

102 North Sycamore Street
Petersburg, VA 23803

Audrey's Designer Of Fashion Hair – Accredited

417 Flat Rock Road
Kenbridge, VA 23944

Bliss Nails & Spa Academy – Accredited

3360 Vasko Trail
Glen Allen, VA 23059

C C's Beauty Institute – Accredited

1923 West Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23220

Chesterfield Technical Center – Accredited

10101 Courthouse Road
Chesterfield, VA 23832

Derma Elite Salon and Academy – Accredited

9734 Midlothian Turnpike
Richmond, VA 23233

Dream Beauty Salon And School

13201 Rivers Bend Boulevard
Chester, VA 23836

Exclusive Lash Bar – Accredited

10629 Hull Street Road North
Midlothian, VA 23112

Golden Opportunities Beauty And Barber Academy – Accredited

5902 Woodfield Court North
Chesterfield, VA 23234

Hair Fashions Salon & Beauty Academy – Accredited

7717 Richmond-Tappahannoak Highway
Aylett, VA 23009

Hanover Center For Trades & Technology

10002 Learning Lane
Mechanicsville, VA 23116

Innocent Beauty Collections Academy – Accredited

9200 Stony Point Parkway Suite 197
Richmond, VA 23235

Jazz Barber & Hairstyling Academy – Accredited

1024 East Washington Street
Petersburg, VA 23803

Kim Nail Corporation – Accredited

10428 Ridgefield Parkway
Henrico, VA 23233

Kulture Kuts Barber & Styling Academy – Accredited

2313 Oaklawn Boulevard Suite A
Hopewell, VA 23860

LB Beauty Academy – Accredited

3114 West Marshall Street Suite A
Richmond, VA 23230

Naturally Yours Barber & Beauty Salon – Accredited

8014 Midlothian Turnpike Suite 311 North
Chesterfield, VA 23235

Nova Beauty Academy – Accredited

298 Southpark Mall
Colonial Heights, VA 23834

Nu Image Salon & Beauty School – Accredited

315 South Main Street
Blackstone, VA 23824

Redefine Barber And Beauty Academy – Accredited

5330 Chamberlayne Road
Richmond, VA 23227

Southside Virginia Community College - Alberta

109 Campus Drive
Alberta, VA 23821

Stepping Stone Career Training School – Accredited

1010 West Laburnum Avenue
Richmond, VA 23227

T And L Beauty Academy – Accredited

6316-B Horsepen Road
Richmond, VA 23226

Trojan Beauty And Barber College – Accredited

107 Pickwick Avenue
Colonial Heights, VA 23834

Universal Barber School – Accredited

6001 Lakeside Avenue Suite 22
Richmond, VA 23227

VA Beauty College – Accredited

9200 Stony Point Parkway Suite 154-155
Richmond, VA 23235

Visions II Beauty Academy – Accredited

2557 South Crater Road Suite F
Petersburg, VA 23805
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