Cosmetology Continuing Education Schools in Rhode Island

Browse our directory of cosmetology continuing education schools in Rhode Island, or skip ahead to learn about the state's cosmetology licensing requirements and job outlook.

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Cosmetologist Continuing Education in Rhode Island

Rhode Island Cosmetology Careers At A Glance
  • 1,500 education hours are required to become licensed.
  • You must renew your license every 2 years.
  • 0 continuing education hours are required to renew your license.
  • The average salary for cosmetologists in Rhode Island is $28,130 ($13.53/hour). This is higher than the national average of $26,090 ($12.54/hour).
  • There is a predicted 6% job increase between 2016-2026 for cosmetologists. This is lower than the expected national growth of 9%.

How can you bring your best to the table every single day in your career? You have to avoid being complacent, always put your customers first, and stay on top of continuing education opportunities in your area.

In Rhode Island, this may involve traveling to events that are located throughout New England.

Education Details

However you may want to expand your career or grow in your existing career, continuing education courses may help you succeed. You may want to take management courses or seminars if youd like to one day manage or own your own salon. If youd prefer to expand your base of practical skills, consider taking a class in new coloring techniques and hot haircutting styles.

License Renewal

2 Years

License renewal period

0 Hours

Continuing education required

Cosmetology continuing education hours are not currently required to renew licenses in RI, but cosmetology CEUs are always recommended to stay current in the industry.

Rhode Island Cosmetology Careers


Average yearly salary for cosmetology in Rhode Island

Continuing education may allow you to take advantage of job growth opportunities in Rhode Island. There is an anticipated 6% increase in job openings through the year 2026. With a broader skill set and more training, you may be able to apply for more competitive job openings in your community. The average salary for a Rhode Island cosmetology professional is $28,130 per year.

Continuing education is just one of the tools you have in your arsenal to help you become the best beauty professional you can be. If you feel stagnant in your career or youre ready to change up your daily schedule a little bit, continuing education may have what you need. For example, if youve rarely worked with skin care but youd like to start doing facials, consider attending a seminar hosted by the best esthetician in your area. These little steps can build your credibility and help you find the career you really want.

Contact the Rhode Island State Board of Cosmetology

Department of Health

The Rhode Island State Board of Cosmetology is your best resource for help with replacing a lost cosmetology license, updating your change of name or change of address information, or for acquiring out-of-state license applications and other useful forms.

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