Teacher Training Schools in Tennessee

Tennessee Teacher Training Careers At a Glance
  • 300 education hours or 1 Year apprentice hours are required to become licensed.
  • You must renew your license every 2 years.
  • 16 continuing education hours are required to renew your license.
  • Average salary for teacher training in Tennessee is $42,320 .
  • There is a predicted 0.6% job increase between 2012 - 2022.

Tennessee has many beauty instructor training programs for students who want to step to the front of the classroom and teach tomorrow’s cosmetology professionals. The Hair Design School of Tennessee offers a cosmetology educator program for students who share that goal. In their program, you can learn critical team-building techniques and leadership skills that can inspire your classroom to raise the bar for style in their work. Plus, when you complete many of these programs, you will be well informed and prepared to earn your instructor license. If you’re ready to learn the quick facts about becoming a beauty school instructor in Tennessee, let’s narrow your choices right now. Just use the search box at the top of this page or scroll through the list of beauty schools below that offer relevant programs. For many years, we have helped countless students navigate their way towards careers in the beauty industry. And now, we’re right here waiting for you to make the next move. Take the next step and speak with advisors at beauty schools near you today.

State License Requirements

300 Education Hours OR 1 Year Apprentice Hours

Required to earn a teacher training license

BARBER INSTRUCTOR LICENSE: Master Barber License for 3 or More Years Or 450 Hours

Education Details

It takes a strong leader and an effective communicator to adapt to a variety of student learning styles, especially when you’re at the head of the classroom. Plus, you have to have strong knowledge and skills as a cosmetologist to be the best mentor for students. It’s no wonder why you need a broad teacher training curriculum to fully prepare. That’s why it’s critical to compare courses at each program near you.

Tennessee beauty school teacher training courses: •

  • Learning styles •
  • Classroom management •
  • Leadership •
  • License preparation

License Renewal

2 Years

License renewal period

16 Hours

Continuing education required

The renewal process for instructors and practitioners of cosmetology in Tennessee are the same. You will be expected to renew your license every two years before the date your license expires. The fee to renew is currently $50, and will be processed by the Tennessee Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners. If you need help with your renewal process, they even have this YouTube video that explains it for you. In addition to the fee, you will be expected to complete 16 continuing education units every two years to maintain good standing with the state.

Tennessee Teacher Training Careers


Average yearly salary for teacher training in Tennessee

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Beauty School Instructors can expect job growth at a rate of 4% through the year 2024, which is a little slower than the average for all other occupations. However, as the demand for hairstylists and other beauty industry professionals continues to grow in Tennessee, so will the need for more beauty school instructors. Beauty School Instructors can expect additional job opportunities in the coming years as the number of postsecondary career and technical institutions increases.

Contact the Tennessee State Board of Teacher Training

Tennessee State Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners

Find Other Teacher Training Schools in Tennessee

Check out the Teacher Training schools other cities in Tennessee have to offer.

Bella Donna's Academy

401 Commerce Street
Kingsport, TN 37660

Elite College of Cosmetology – Accredited

459 North Main Street
Lexington, TN 38351

Empire Beauty Schools – Accredited

804 South Highland Street
Memphis, TN 38111

Empire Beauty Schools – Accredited

7106 Moore's Lane
Brentwood, TN 37027

Empire Beauty Schools – Accredited

1433 Hollywood Drive
Jackson, TN 38301

Franklin Hair Academy School of Cosmetology – Accredited

595 Hillsboro Road Suite 325
Franklin, TN 37064

Global Beauty and Barber Institute – Accredited

720 Rivergate Parkway Suite A
Goodlettsville, TN 37070

Goshen School of Cosmetology – Accredited

7680 Polo Grounds Boulevard
Memphis, TN 38125

Last Minute Cuts School of Barbering and Cosmetology – Accredited

2195 South Third Street
Memphis, TN 38109

Paul Mitchell – Accredited

235 East Main Suite 200
Hendersonville, TN 37075

Paul Mitchell – Accredited

3419 Plaza Avenue
Memphis, TN 38111

Queen City College – Accredited

1594 Fort Campbell Boulevard
Clarksville, TN 37042

Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Accredited

813 West Main
Hohenwald, TN 38462

The Hair Academy – Accredited

513 West College Street
Fayetteville, TN 37334

The Salon Professional Academy – Accredited

2710 Old Lebanon Road Suite 6
Nashville, TN 37214
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