Cosmetology Teacher Training in South Carolina

Browse our directory of cosmetology teacher schools in South Carolina, or skip ahead to learn about the state's teacher licensing requirements and job outlook.

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Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology – Accredited

449 Saint Andrews Road
Columbia, SC 29210

Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology – Accredited

1113 Knox Avenue North
Augusta, SC 29841

Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology – Accredited

3528-A Earl E. Morris Jr. Highway
Greenville, SC 29611

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How to Become a Cosmetology Teacher in South Carolina

South Carolina Cosmetology Teacher Training At a Glance
  • 750 education hours or 45 apprentice hours are required to become licensed.
  • You must renew your license every 2 years.
  • 12 continuing education hours are required to renew your license.
  • Average salary for teacher training in South Carolina is $51,030.
  • There is a predicted 0.068 job increase between 2012 - 2725.

South Carolina has several options for students who want to move into an instructor role after gaining experience in the beauty industry. If you are a hair, makeup, nail, or skin care professional, you may be able to complete a beauty school instructor program in just a few months. With your training, you can teach students to become color specialists in spots like Allure, one of the state's most popular salons. Or you can help students prepare for work in day spas, such as Earthling Day Spa in Charleston. Plus, with your training, you can pursue leading one-off training workshops that focus on particular techniques.

To train for a job as a cosmetology instructor, you'll need to find the right beauty school training. Fortunately, we have the highlights of cosmetology instructor programs below. Below that information you can find a list of beauty schools in South Carolina with programs to help you move forward. We recommend comparing several schools before making your final decision. That way, you can analyze costs, course topics and time of completion to be sure you choose a program that fits your goals. Good luck, and please let us know how your training goes!

State License Requirements

750 Education Hours OR 45 Apprentice Hours

Required to earn a teacher training license

You can become an instructor with your cosmetology license, and completion of a 45 hour course on teaching, along with two years of work in the field. You can also complete a 750 hour instructor training program at an approved school.

Education Details

South Carolina cosmetology teachers learn to be inspirational leaders in the classroom by being great cosmetologists first. By finding the best teacher training program, you can translate your skill set to the next generation of beauty professionals. To get an idea of which program is best for you, first check out the course topics that are the core focus of the curriculum. Among the items you will factor into your decision, this is one of the most important.

South Carolina cosmetology teacher training topics:

  • Student performance evaluation
  • Classroom management
  • Lesson planning
  • Learning styles

License Renewal

2 Years

License renewal period

12 Hours

Continuing education required

The renewal process for practitioners and instructors of cosmetology is the same in the state of South Carolina. You can become an instructor with your cosmetology license, and completion of a 45 hour course on teaching, along with two years of work in the field. You can also complete a 750 hour instructor training program at an approved school. The renewal period for licenses in South Carolina is every two years, with a deadline of March 10th. The fee that you will pay is currently $52 and is processed through the South Carolina Board of Cosmetology.

South Carolina Teacher Training Careers

$51,030

Average yearly salary for teacher training in South Carolina

Contact the South Carolina State Board of Cosmetology

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