Are you passionate about everything beauty related? Want the freedom to create your own schedule with the option of owning your own business? By becoming a licensed cosmetologist you have the freedom to choose where you want to work, furthering your passion, and having a career in beauty that you love.
Enrolling in cosmetology school at Empire Beauty School will allow you to help others while learning all the skills you need. Additionally, you will be placed in a career that has room for creativity and allows for continuous learning.
Becoming a cosmetologist will provide you with a foundation of knowledge and skills that will allow you to become confident in your work. Included in our program are hair design, hair cutting, hair color and texture, basic skin care, and business/retail training. We prepare our students for any type of career they are interested in that relates to the beauty industry.
There are several actions to take to become a cosmetologist. Let’s discuss them.
Each state does have their own requirements on what is needed to become a licensed cosmetologist. We list each state’s required hours for each program on our school state pages. It is beneficial to stay updated on the requirements to remain on track of your goals. It is necessary to pass a state licensing exam in order to become a licensed cosmetologist. This exam includes the theory you learned on sanitation, styling techniques, and more.
Below are the required training hours needed for each state.
(Last updated May 2022)
|Required Hours (Cosmetology)
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Be sure to also check our guide to getting started in cosmetology for more information.