Cosmetology Schools near Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, could be the perfect place for you to begin your cosmetology career. If you are passionate about making others feel beautiful, Pittsburgh needs someone just like you. This is especially true if you're interested in hair care, as air pollution has caused Pittsburgh to be among the worst cities for hair health in the U.S. With over 100 beauty businesses and 40 wedding venues within five miles of the city, there are plenty of places to provide your services. As of 2018, Pittsburgh cosmetologists earned an average of $21,880 annually ($10.52 per hour). The state is expecting a growth in cosmetology jobs of 10% between 2016 and 2026, slightly higher than the average nationwide.

Pennsylvania has some hefty requirements for budding cosmetologists. They require 1,250 hours of training or 2,000 hours of an apprenticeship, plus passing two exams. The Pittsburgh cosmetology schools below will help you to achieve your career goals.

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Paul Mitchell The School

Program: Cosmetology

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Aveda Institute

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Georgia Career Institute (GA)

Program: Cosmetology

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130 7th Street
Monessen, PA 15062

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Massage Therapy, Nail Technology, Cosmetology Teacher Training

320 Mall Boulevard
Monroeville, PA 15146

(412) 710-9021
Cosmetology, Nail Technology, Cosmetology Teacher Training

4768 Mcknight Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15237

(412) 516-9889
Cosmetology, Nail Technology, Cosmetology Teacher Training

2394 Mountain View Drive
West Mifflin, PA 15122

(223) 848-8177
Cosmetology, Nail Technology, Cosmetology Teacher Training

369 Schoonmaker Avenue
Monessen, PA 15062

Cosmetology, Cosmetology Teacher Training, Esthetics, Nail Technology

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Beaver Falls Beauty Academy – Accredited

720 13Th Street
Beaver Falls, PA 15010

Bella Capelli Academy – Accredited

151 Wyngate Drive
Monroeville, PA 15146

Bella Capelli Academy – Accredited

2 Robinson Plaza
Pittsburgh, PA 15205

Butler Beauty Academy – Accredited

233 South Main Street
Butler, PA 16001

Butler County Community College

107 College Drive
Butler, PA 16002

Color Vanity Training

620 William Penn Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Forbes Road Career and Technology Center

607 Beatty Road
Monroeville, PA 15146

Fountain of Youth Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

108 Scharberry Lane
Mars, PA 16046

Fountain of Youth Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

5824 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

Indiana County Technology Center

441 Hamill Road
Indiana, PA 15701

Kittanning Beauty Academy – Accredited

120 Market Street
Kittanning, PA 16201

Laurel Business Institute

200 Wedgewood Drive
Morgantown, WV 26501

Laurel Business Institute – Accredited

11 East Penn Street
Uniontown, PA 15401

Morgantown Beauty College Inc – Accredited

276 Walnut Street
Morgantown, WV 26505

New Castle Beauty Academy – Accredited

314 East Washington Street
New Castle, PA 16101

North Hills Beauty Academy Inc – Accredited

813 West View Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15229

Penn Commercial Business/Technical School – Accredited

242 Oak Spring Road
Washington, PA 15301

Pittsburgh Multicultural Cosmetology Academy – Accredited

415 Smithfield Street Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Pittsburgh Technical College

1111 McKee Road
Oakdale, PA 15071

South Hills Beauty Academy Inc – Accredited

3269 West Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15216

Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy

230 Oak Spring Road
Washington, PA 15301
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