Cosmetology Teacher Training in Michigan

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Dorsey College – Accredited

31450 Gratiot Avenue
Roseville, MI 48066

(586) 296-3225
Cosmetology, Teacher Training

3583 Alpine Avenue Northwest
Grand Rapids, MI 49544

Cosmetology, Teacher Training

6091 Constitution Boulevard
Portage, MI 49024

Cosmetology, Teacher Training

4390 Dixie Highway
Waterford Township, MI 48329

(248) 618-6394
Cosmetology, Teacher Training, Esthetics, Nail Technology

3498 Rochester Road
Troy, MI 48083

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology, Teacher Training

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Bayshire Beauty Academy – Accredited

917 Saginaw Street
Bay City, MI 48708

Beautiful Luxe School of Cosmetology

2084 Whittaker Road
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Brighton Institute of Cosmetology – Accredited

10543 Citation Drive
Brighton, MI 48116

Cadillac Institute of Cosmetology – Accredited

205 North Mitchell Street
Cadillac, MI 49601

D&S School of Cosmetology – Accredited

4180 Elizabeth Lake Road
Waterford, MI 48328

David Pressley School of Cosmetology – Accredited

21255 Wick Road
Royal Oak, MI 48067

David Pressley School of Cosmetology – Accredited

1127 South Washington Avenue
Taylor, MI 48180

Dymond Designs Beauty School

3300 East Jefferson Suite 450
Detroit, MI 48027

Elevate Salon Institute – Accredited

4050 Crooks Road
Royal Oak, MI 48073

French Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

111 West Exchange Street Suite A
Spring Lake, MI 49456

Hillsdale Beauty College – Accredited

440 Marshall Street
Coldwater, MI 49036

Hillsdale Beauty College – Accredited

64 Waldron Street
Hillsdale, MI 49242

L'Esprit Academy – Accredited

42083 Ford Road
Canton, MI 48187

L'Esprit Academy – Accredited

501 South Washington
Royal Oak, MI 48067

M. J. Murphy Beauty College – Accredited

201 West Broadway Mt.
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Michigan College of Beauty

5620 Dixie Highway
Waterford, MI 48329

Nuvo College of Cosmetology – Accredited

919 West Norton Avenue
Norton Shores, MI 49441

P&A Beauty School – Accredited

12001 Grand River Avenue
Detroit, MI 48204

Paul Mitchell The School Farmington Hills – Accredited

27590 Orchard Lake Road
Farmington Hills, MI 48334

Paul Mitchell The School Grand Rapids – Accredited

2855 29th Street Southeast Suite B Suite B
Kentwood, MI 49512

Paul Mitchell The School Great Lakes – Accredited

2950 Lapeer Road
Port Huron, MI 48060

Paul Mitchell The School Michigan – Accredited

40688 Van Dyke Avenue
Sterling Heights, MI 48313

Protege Academy – Accredited

4884 East Pickard Road
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Sharp Academy of Haristyling – Accredited

8166 Holly Road
Grand Blanc, MI 48439

Skinology Beauty Institute

25033 West Warren Street
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127

The Salon Professional Academy – Accredited

1416 West Columbia Avenue
Battle Creek, MI 49015

The Salon Professional Academy – Accredited

2975 West Shore Drive
Holland, MI 49424

Traverse City Beauty College – Accredited

920 Hastings Traverse
Traverse City, MI 49686

Unlimited Beauty Institute – Accredited

27170 Grand River Redford
Redford, MI 48240

West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty – Accredited

3200 South Westnedge Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49008

How to Become a Cosmetology Teacher in Michigan

Michigan Cosmetology Teacher Training At a Glance
  • 500 education hours are required to become licensed.
  • You must renew your license every 2 years.
  • 0 continuing education hours are required to renew your license.
  • Average salary for teacher training in Michigan is $50,310.
  • There is a predicted 8.1% job increase between 2012 - 2022.

Michigan is ahead of the game when it comes to style and fashion trendsetters on Instagram. These business-minded fashionistas from the Dearborn area, and others like them, use their passion for beauty to promote head-turning styles, products and tips. These are the kinds of creative, driven students that can keep you inspired as a cosmetology teacher. It doesn''t matter if you want to teach hair, nails, skin care, or even massage; you need proper training to be the best teacher you can be. Fortunately, there are many options for Michigan cosmetology professionals. Why are we so interested in helping beauty professionals become stellar teachers? Because we love everything beauty-related.

That's why we have information about every area the industry offers. From cosmetology to electrolysis, you can find cosmetology teacher requirements and career statistics below. To go ahead and view the program listings for your area, scroll down or use the search box up top, and you'll be on your way. When you speak with each advisor, be sure to ask what kinds of career services they offer graduates who want help finding beauty school teacher positions.

State License Requirements

500 Education Hours

Required to earn a teacher training license

Ready to teach cosmetology to new students? First, you need a valid cosmetology license. You must then use your cosmetology license to get at least three years of experience in the beauty industry. At least one year must be in a cosmetologist role. From there, you can complete a 500-hour teacher training program. The licensing fee is $63 in Michigan.

Education Details

When you receive information about cosmetology teacher training programs in Michigan, you will need to compare the learning goals for each course they offer. Being a good teacher takes more than stellar cosmetology skills. It will require communication, patience, and the ability to connect with all types of learners. You also need to speak with school advisors about your goals to ensure they align with the course offerings.

Michigan teacher training topics

  • Student assessment
  • Learning styles
  • Student retention
  • Leadership

License Renewal

2 Years

License renewal period

0 Hours

Continuing education required

In Michigan, to become a legal cosmetology instructor, you will need to complete their standard processes for obtaining your cosmetology license, plus 500 hours of training. Your license will need to be renewed every two years, no later than your birthday. The cost for renewal is $68, which is paid to the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. Once you receive your license, you will only need to keep it in good standing to continue working. This state does not require continuing education courses for instructors.

Michigan Teacher Training Careers


Average yearly salary for teacher training in Michigan

Contact the Michigan State Board of Cosmetology

Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs

The Michigan State Board of Cosmetology can help you answer additional questions about obtaining a Michigan state cosmetology license.

Teacher Training

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