Cosmetology Schools near Lexington, KY

If you want to become a cosmetologist in Kentucky, Lexington could be a great place to start. With dozens of salons in the city and over 60 wedding venues within 10 miles of the city's center, you have a variety of career options to choose from. Lexington cosmetologists earned a mean salary of $25,260 per year ($12.14 per hour) in 2019. Kentucky expects the field to grow by 5% between 2016 and 2026.

To become a licensed cosmetologist in Kentucky, you must complete 1,500 hours of training and pass a written and a skills exam. The Lexington schools below will help you achieve these goals.

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Paul Mitchell The School

Program: Cosmetology

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Aveda Institute

Program: Cosmetology

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Georgia Career Institute (GA)

Program: Cosmetology

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Barrett and Company School of Hair Design – Accredited

973 Kimberly Square South Main Street
Nicholasville, KY 40356

Berea Beauty Academy – Accredited

213 Pauline Drive Suite 1
Berea, KY 40403

Campbellsville University – Accredited

1150 Danville Road
Harrodsburg, KY 40330

Campbellsville University – Accredited

1 Petty John Street
Liberty, KY 42539

Campbellsville University – Accredited

2236 Martin Luther King Boulevard
Paris, KY 40361

Campbellsville University – Accredited

3825 Ste C South Highway 27
Somerset, KY 42501

Casey County High School (high school students only) – Accredited

1841 East Ky 70
Liberty, KY 42539

College for Technical Education – Accredited

1165 Centre Parkway #120
Lexington, KY 40517

Creations School of Cosmetology – Accredited

212 North Main Street
Corbin, KY 40701

CTE School Of Cosmetology – Accredited

2135 Bypass Road
Winchester, KY 40391

Edge Academy of Beauty – Accredited

356 Manchester Square Shopping Center Suite 19
Manchester, KY 40962

Employment Solutions-College for Technical Education

1165 Centre Parkway Suite #120
Lexington, KY 40517

Hazard Community and Technical College

1 Community College Drive
Hazard, KY 41701

J's Academy Of Cosmetology – Accredited

136 West Main Street
Mount Sterling, KY 40353

Kentucky Community & Technical College System – Accredited

101 Vo Tech Drive
Hazard, KY 41701

Kentucky Community & Technical College System – Accredited

164 Opportunity Way
Lexington, KY 40511

Kentucky Community & Technical College System – Accredited

235 South Laurel Road
London, KY 40741

Kentucky Community & Technical College System – Accredited

230 Airport Road
Somerset, KY 42501

Paul Mitchell – Accredited

3644 Boston Road
Lexington, KY 40514

Somerset Community College

808 Monticello Street
Somerset, KY 42501

Summit Salon Academy – Accredited

1300 New Circle Road Suite 110
Lexington, KY 40505
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