Cosmetology Teacher Training in Georgia

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2 Dunwoody Park South Suite 102
Atlanta, GA 30338

(770) 284-5540
Esthetics, Teacher Training

113 Banks Station
Fayetteville, GA 30214

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Teacher Training

2615 George Busbee Parkway Northwest
Kennesaw, GA 30144

(770) 419-2303
Cosmetology, Teacher Training

7400 Abercorn Street Suite 901
Savannah, GA 31406

(731) 240-6246
Cosmetology, Teacher Training

900 Flat Shoals Road Southeast
Conyers, GA 30094

(770) 922-7653
Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology, Massage Therapy, Teacher Training

2450 Piedmont Road Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30324

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Barbering, Makeup Artistry, Teacher Training

615 Ernest W Barrett Parkway
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Barbering, Makeup Artistry, Teacher Training

1003 Mansell Road
Roswell, GA 30076

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Teacher Training

2555 Delk Road Southeast Suite A2
Marietta, GA 30067

Esthetics, Teacher Training

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Albany Beauty Academy – Accredited

2231 Dawson Road Suites I and J
Albany, GA 31707

Albany Technical College

1704 South Slappey Boulevard
Albany, GA 31701

Allure Beauty School

4230 Lawrenceville Highway Northwest Suite 8
Lilburn, GA 30047

Atlanta Barber Institute

2841 Greenbriar Parkway Southwest Suite X106A
Atlanta, GA 30331

Atlanta Beauty & Barber Academy

6088 Buford Highway
Doraville, GA 30340

Cold Cutters

3303 Centerville Highway Suite 12
Snellville, GA 30039

Dalton Institute of Esthetics and Cosmetology – Accredited

100 West Walnut Avenue
Dalton, GA 30720

Do-Zia's Beauty School

2135 Main Street East
Snellville, GA 30078

Furious Styles Barber and Beauty Institute

3655 Macland Road
Hiram, GA 30141

Georgia Institute of Cosmetology - Athens – Accredited

3529 Atlanta Highway
Athens, GA 30606

Georgia Institute of Cosmetology - Augusta – Accredited

4127 Columbia Road 107
Augusta, GA 30907

Georgia Institute of Cosmetology - Gainesville – Accredited

130 John W Morrow Jr Parkway
Gainesville, GA 30501

Georgia Institute of Cosmetology - Sugar Hill – Accredited

1496 Buford Highway Northeast
Sugar Hill, GA 30518

Georgia Piedmont Technical College

495 North Indian Creek Drive
Clarkston, GA 30021

Golden Razor Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

7209 Turner Lake Road
Covington, GA 30014

Hogan Institute of Cosmetology & Esthetics – Accredited

495 Indian Trail Road Northwest
Lilburn, GA 30047

K-Beauty School

3751 Venture Drive Suite 240
Duluth, GA 30096

Lovett Beauty School - Lake City – Accredited

5388 Jonesboro Road
Lake City, GA 30260

Lovett Beauty School - Norcross

6057 Oakbrook Parkway
Norcross, GA 30093

MAK Beauty Institute – Accredited

570 Lakeland Plaza
Cumming, GA 30040

Millennium Beauty Institute – Accredited

1300 Indian Trail Lilburn Road Suite 104
Norcross, GA 30093

NP Beauty Institute

192-B West Campground Road
McDonough, GA 30253

Paul Mitchell The School Atlanta – Accredited

887 West Marietta Street Northwest Suite A
Atlanta, GA 30318

Premiere Beauty & Barber College

4193 Snapfinger Woods Drive Suites A, B, C
Decatur, GA 30035

Sam Verly College

87 Peachway Southwest Suite B
Atlanta, GA 30303

Shearz Institute – Accredited

560 Thornton Road Suites 116-119
Lithia Springs, GA 30122

South Georgia Technical College

900 South GA Tech Parkway
Americus, GA 31709

The Beauty Academy

311 GA Highway 49 North Suite 30
Byron, GA 31008

Touched By An Angel Beauty School

2807 Highway 138
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Uncut Barber Academy

11 Gateway Boulevard South Suite 30
Savannah, GA 31419

Webb's Barber School of Arts – Accredited

4356 Mercer University Drive
Macon, GA 31206

How to Become a Cosmetology Teacher in Georgia

Georgia Cosmetology Teacher Training At a Glance
  • 750 education hours are required to become licensed.
  • You must renew your license every 2 years.
  • 5 continuing education hours are required to renew your license.
  • Average salary for teacher training in Georgia is $47,790.
  • There is a predicted 1.4% job increase between 2012 - 2022.

Georgia teacher training programs for cosmetologists can help experienced professionals inspire students like Maria Hernandez, who graduated from West Georgia Technical College in 2016. Her lifelong dream was to become a cosmetologist. Those dreams had to be put on hold, along with her high school education, when her family moved here from Mexico when she was 15. But now, after raising her own children, she is a certified cosmetologist in Georgia. Her story shows what a rewarding job it can be to educate beauty students of all ages and walks of life.

We are experts in helping potential instructors find the right cosmetology teacher training courses in Georgia. If you're ready to move forward and look at your school options, check out the listings below. You can also use our simple search box at the top of this page — and you're on your way! We also have some handy facts and statistics outlined below to help you gauge what to expect when you pursue teacher training. Whether you want to earn additional income or move into full-time teaching, let's start mapping your next move forward.

State License Requirements

750 Education Hours

Required to earn a teacher training license

Becoming a cosmetology teacher in Georgia requires a current cosmetology license. You must also go through 750 hours of specialized instructor training to teach cosmetology or barbering. Before beginning your instructor education, you have to spend at least one year working as a master cosmetologist. Those who want to teach esthetics only need 500 hours of instruction and those who want to teach nail technology need 250 hours.

Education Details

In Georgia, you can become a cosmetology instructor through a teacher training program. If you're ready to translate your experience in the beauty industry to the next generation of learners, you should compare the courses at schools in your area. Look for learning outcomes that include understanding teaching methods, administering exams, and development of group presentation skills.

Georgia cosmetology instructor courses should include:

  • Communication
  • Classroom management
  • Student motivation
  • Leadership

License Renewal

2 Years

License renewal period

5 Hours

Continuing education required

Georgia offers cosmetology students a pretty straightforward path to becoming a licensed instructor in the state. If you earn your cosmetology license, plus gain 750 hours of training and pass the exams--you qualify. The renewal process is completed every two years by March 31st in even-numbered years only. When you renew in Georgia, there is a $50 fee for doing so. They also require 5 continuing education units when your renewal materials are due. This is a great way for Georgia to ensure its professionals stay up-to-date, and give their clients the very best service.

Georgia Teacher Training Careers


Average yearly salary for teacher training in Georgia

Beauty school instructors in Georgia work diligently to help students learn a specialty of their choosing. These specialties include nail work, hair styling, overall beauty and more. Beauty school instructors normally need extensive experience in their field and a secondary education degree. Beauty school instructors, on average, make $49,470 per year and are part of a work force that exceeds 116,000 people nationwide.

Contact the Georgia State Board of Cosmetology

Georgia State Board of Cosmetology

The Georgia State Board of Cosmetology and Barbers can help you with replacing a lost cosmetology license, updating change of name or change of address information, and acquiring out-of-state and other useful forms, as well as answer additional questions about obtaining a Georgia state cosmetology license.

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