Hair-Stylist Training


Find accredited hair-stylist training classes at a cosmetology school or beauty college near you. Use the program search application to find your local course options.

“To become a barber or hairdresser, you must be a minimum age of 16, have a high school diploma or GED, and you’ll need to graduate from cosmetology school. To work in the beauty industry, a state license is necessary. In order to obtain the license, you must attend barber or cosmetology school. Full-time programs in cosmetology take around 9 months to complete.”

“Q: What does a hair-stylist do? A: As a hair-stylist, you’re the first line of defense for combating bad hair days. Your clients flock to you for services such as:

  • Advice regarding the best look for them
  • Cut, color, and highlights
  • A nice blow out
  • Weekly hair washing
  • Keratin treatments
  • More

Schools with Hair Stylist Certification

There are more, use the search application for complete information.

“[Hair Stylist]Cosmetology school tuition costs anywhere between $5,000-$22,000. Cosmetology school tuition does not normally include textbooks, uniforms or boarding. The average cost for cosmetology school textbooks runs between $2,000-$3,000. Supplies can add a few hundred dollars, as well.”[ref]

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