Cosmetology Teacher Training in Pennsylvania

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4026 Woodhaven Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Programs:
Cosmetology, Nail Technology, Cosmetology Teacher Training

5100 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16509

Programs:
Cosmetology, Esthetics, Massage Therapy, Nail Technology, Cosmetology Teacher Training
The Beauty Institute – Accredited

344 Stroud Mall Road Suite 308
Stroudsburg, PA 18360

(732) 389-1400
Programs:
Cosmetology, Nail Technology, Cosmetology Teacher Training

369 Schoonmaker Avenue
Monessen, PA 15062

(724) 684-8270
Programs:
Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology, Cosmetology Teacher Training

1980 Edinboro Road
Erie, PA 16509

Programs:
Cosmetology, Cosmetology Teacher Training, Esthetics, Nail Technology
Venus Beauty Academy – Accredited

600 Turner Industrial Way
Aston, PA 19014

Programs:
Cosmetology, Esthetics, Cosmetology Teacher Training

Altoona Beauty School – Accredited

1528 Valley View Boulevard
Altoona, PA 16602

American Barber and Beauty Academy – Accredited

733 Lancaster Avenue Unit A
Reading, PA 19607

Barber School of Pittsburgh – Accredited

5056 William Penn Highway
Monroeville, PA 15146

Bella Capelli Academy – Accredited

2 Robinson Plaza Suite 100
Pittsburgh, PA 15205

Belle Institute

6534 Castor Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19149

Chambersburg Beauty School – Accredited

171 Cedar Avenue
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Chrome Institute of Cosmetology – Accredited

1 Chelsea Parkway Suite 109
Boothwyn, PA 19061

Divine Crown Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

3849-C Union Deposit Road
Union Square Shopping Center, PA 17109

Fountain of Youth Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

5824 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

Jean Madeline Aveda Institute – Accredited

528 Neshaminy Mall
Bensalem, PA 19020

Jean Madeline Aveda Institute – Accredited

3943-45 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

KAT Beauty School – Accredited

2522 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19132

Laurel Business Institute – Accredited

11 East Penn Street
Uniontown, PA 15401

Laurel Technical Institute – Accredited

2370 Broadway Avenue
Hermitage, PA 16159

Laurel Technical Institute – Accredited

11618 Cotton Road
Meadville, PA 16335

Laurel Technical Institute

200 Sterling Avenue
Sharon, PA 16146

Shears Cosmetology School – Accredited

50 Alexander Spring Road
Carlisle, PA 17015

The Beauty Institute – Accredited

9898-9902 East Roosevelt Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19115

The Salon Professional Academy – Accredited

415 D Orchard Avenue
Altoona, PA 16601

The Salon Professional Academy – Accredited

130 West Main Street Suite 106
Collegeville, PA 19426

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How to Become a Cosmetology Teacher in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania is $54,880.
  • There is a predicted 6.7% job increase between 2012 - 2022.

Pennsylvania can be a great place to pursue cosmetology teacher training. Not only can you look for full-time positions, but you can pursue part-time opportunities as well. A perfect example is Anjelica Ayres, a recently certified cosmetology teacher who graduated from the cosmetology teacher licensing program at Parkway West Career and Technology Center. After completing her program, she became a substitute teacher, which helps give her additional cosmetology instructor training in a familiar setting. Her story is just one example of the many types of opportunities you can pursue with cosmetology teacher training.

So how excited are you to become a beauty school instructor in Pennsylvania? For years, we have worked to provide professionals like yourself with the information you need to turn your experience into an asset as an instructor. We have relationships with beauty schools in Pennsylvania that have flexible programs with financial aid options available. To review the quick facts about beauty instructor programs and requirements, continue reading. If you're ready to move forward, go ahead and use the search box above or request information from the beauty schools listed below.

State License Requirements

500 Education Hours

Required to earn a teacher training license

In Pennsylvania, you can become a cosmetology instructor after you receive your regular cosmetologist's license and complete 500 training hours.

Education Details

Pennsylvania teacher training programs for cosmetologists should help you gain the confidence you need to be a strong mentor for your students when you start teaching. Now that you have years of experience in the field, and want to share your knowledge with others, compare the courses at beauty schools near you. That is the first step towards developing the skills to evaluate students and help them reach new goals.

Commonly required Pennsylvania cosmetology instructor classes:

  • Student assessment
  • Ethics and professional skills
  • Classroom management
  • Learning styles

License Renewal

2 Years

License renewal period

0 Hours

Continuing education required

In Pennsylvania, you can become a cosmetology instructor after you receive your regular cosmetologist’s license and complete 500 training hours. This state does not require that practitioners or instructors take continuing education units to maintain licensure between renewal periods. You will need to renew your license every two years by January 31st. The cost to renew your license is currently $67, which you will process through the Pennsylvania State Board of Cosmetology.

Contact the Pennsylvania State Board of Cosmetology

Pennsylvania Department of State
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