Cosmetology Schools Near Roanoke / Lynchburg, VA

If you're looking to work in a metro area that exudes old southern charm while still offering modern amenities, you should consider becoming a cosmetologist in Roanoke or Lynchburg. Roanoke is the larger of the two cities, but Lynchburg holds its own with numerous historic districts and a vibrant cultural scene. The average yearly salary for cosmetologists in Roanoke was $28,550 ($13.73 per hour) as of May 2019. The job growth projection for cosmetologists in Virginia is bright, at 11%  between 2016 and 2026—faster than the national average.

Below is a list of cosmetology schools in these cities. To become licensed as a cosmetologist in Virginia, you will need to complete 1,500 training hours or 3,000 hours in an apprenticeship, plus pass two exams. If you opt for the training route, these schools can provide the required coursework and prepare you for your exams.

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Paul Mitchell The School

Program: Cosmetology

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Aveda Institute

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Georgia Career Institute (GA)

Program: Cosmetology

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3700 Candlers Mountain Road Suite 68
Lynchburg, VA 24502

Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Massage Therapy

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Cana Va Beauty College & Beauty Salon – Accredited

16096 Fancy Gap Highway
Cana, VA 24317

Danville Community College – Accredited

1008 South Main Street
Danville, VA 24541

Fusions School of Cosmetology – Accredited

2105 Electric Road Suite 100
Roanoke, VA 24018

Magic Mirror School Of Cosmetology – Accredited

1113 Spruce Street
Martinsville, VA 24112

Miracle University – Accredited

624 East Church Street
Martinsville, VA 24112

Paul Mitchell The School Roanoke – Accredited

658 Brandon Avenue Southwest Suite 210 Suite 210
Roanoke, VA 24014

People's Choice Beauty Academy – Accredited

34 East Church Street
Martinsville, VA 24112

Salon LaBelle – Accredited

500 B Peppers Ferry Road
Wytheville, VA 24382

Styles Unlimited Beauty School – Accredited

9044 James D Hagood Highway
Scottsburg, VA 24589

T Lynn Beauty Academy – Accredited

6580 Valley Center Drive
Radford, VA 24141

Ultimate Performance School Of Cosmetology – Accredited

324 Memorial Boulevard
Martinsville, VA 24112

Veluxe Salon And Academy – Accredited

27 East Main Street
Salem, VA 24153

Whairhouse Academy – Accredited

2595 English Tavern Road
Lynchburg, VA 24501
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You must attend a school that meets any licensure requirements as defined by your state. Most states require that you graduate from an accredited or state-approved school.

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