Teacher Training

Did you realize what a role model and inspiration you can be to beauty school students when you share the knowledge and skills that made you successful? Cosmetology teacher training programs in Indiana can help you learn how to be an inspiring teacher, whether you want to teach hair, nails, makeup, barbering, or esthetics. If you want to make an impact on the next generation, teaching cosmetology school is a great idea. If you need to know about cosmetology teacher requirements before reaching out to schools, just keep reading the info below.

We break down the basics, so you understand what to expect when you reach out to schools. Speaking of schools-- all you have to do is use the search box at the top of this page or check out the listings below to see what options are available for Indiana beauty school teacher training. We have helped over two million students locate and connect with beauty schools across the U.S. and we’re excited to help you accomplish your goals too!

State License Requirements
Hours + Cosmetology License

Prior to becoming a cosmetology instructor in Indiana, you must become licensed as a cosmetologist, electrologist, manicurist, barber, or esthetician. You can then attend an approved beauty instructor program and pass your teacher licensing exam. Once you become an instructor, you can only teach the subject in which you hold a professional license.


Explore teacher licensing requirements:

Indiana State Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners

Education Details

In Indiana, you can train to become a cosmetology teacher through instructor programs at beauty schools near you. Look for programs that offer leadership development, insight into the best teaching methods, and the tools to manage classroom behavior. You should also learn how to help students prepare for licensure and adherence to state regulations. So when you are trying to choose the best program, start by looking at the courses each one offers.

Indiana teacher training course topics should cover: •

  • Curriculum design •
  • Learning styles •
  • Teaching methods •
  • Student retention
License Renewal
License Renewal Hours
4 Years*
License Renewal Period

Indiana makes it pretty straight-forward for students to become a cosmetology class instructor in this state. If you earn your standard cosmetology license, and accumulate 1,000 hours of training you can qualify. You are not required to take continuing education courses in Indiana. The renewal process happens every four years. You have until August 1st to submit your application, which includes a fee of $40. The Indiana State Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners has more information about the details of this process.

Job Outlook Increase
Between 2012 - 2022
Working as a Cosmetology Instructor
State board Contact Information

Indiana Professional Licensing Agency
State Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners
402 W. Washington St., Rm. W072
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone Number: 317-234-3031
Fax Number: 317-233-4236
E-mail Address: pla12@pla.in.gov

The Indiana State Board of Cosmetology can help you with replacing a lost cosmetology license, updating a 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 an Indiana cosmetology license.

To be successful in the field of cosmetology in Indiana, it is crucial to join a network of individuals who share the same zest for hair design. Below are some that we recommend connecting with.

Find the Beauty Schools in Indiana that interest you below,

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

1681 N College Ave,
Bloomington, IN 47404

Program: Teacher Training

Empire Beauty School - Indianapolis

3810 East Southport Road,
Indianapolis, IN 46237

Program: Teacher Training

Empire Beauty School - Speedway

5750 A Crawfordsville Rd. ,
Indianapolis-Speedway, IN 46224

Program: Teacher Training

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