Course Description: The State of Illinois requires 1500 hours of training which takes approximately eleven and one-half (11 1/2) months full-time. Students start at Freshman level where they learn basic theory and practical skills. After successful completion of this level, students graduate to working with live clients in our clinic. All work is monitored by a licensed instructor. The skills learned throughout the program will prepare students to take the State Board Exam and to obtain an entry-level position.

Admission Requirements

Cosmetology Student

  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Must have obtained a high school diploma or GED certificate
  • Copy of driver’s license or state ID
  • Copy of high school diploma or GED certificate
  • Copy of your Social Security card
  • An essay stating why you would like to join the program and pursue a career in this industry and where you see yourself in 5 years
  • High school transcripts
  • College transcripts (if applicable)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • $100 Registration Fee


Cosmetology Program (Day & Night)

Application and Registration Fee $100.00
Uniform Shirts $300.00
Student Kit Fee $2000.00
Tuition $16,500
Total Education Expense $18,900.00