Cosmetology Schools Near Kingsport / Bristol

If you're hoping to begin a cosmetology career in Tennessee, Kingsport and Bristol may be great places to begin. Both cities attract tourists looking for a fun, outdoorsy trip with a small-town feel, meaning you could provide beauty treatments to people from all over.

Cosmetologists in Kingsport-Bristol (including the Virginia side) earned a mean salary of $30,780 per year ($14.80 per hour) as of 2019. Tennessee expects the field to grow by 25% between 2016 and 2028, nearly three times the nationwide anticipated growth.

To earn your cosmetology license in Tennessee, you need to complete 1,500 hours of training and pass two exams. If you're considering working on the Virginia side of Bristol, it's worth noting both states offer reciprocity so long as you can prove equivalent training or experience. The Kingsport-Bristol schools below can all help hit the ground running.

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Paul Mitchell The School

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Aveda Institute

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Georgia Career Institute (GA)

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222 East Unaka Avenue
Johnson City, TN 37601

(423) 926-9095
Cosmetology, Esthetics, Barbering, Nail Technology

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Alana's Hair And Cosmetology Institute – Accredited

201 Preston Street Southwest
Abingdon, VA 24210

Allure Beauty College – Accredited

74 Parkway Plaza Loop
Whitesburg, KY 41858

Bella Donna's Academy – Accredited

364 Revere Street
Kingsport, TN 37660

CCC&TI Watauga High School Campus – Accredited

300 Go Pioneer Drive
Boone, NC 28607

Crown Cutz Academy Bristol – Accredited

805 Commonwealth Avenue
Bristol, VA 24201

Exalt Academy Of Cosmetology – Accredited

102 Bonham Road Suite 4
Bristol, VA 24201

Kingsport Academy of Hair Design – Accredited

2617 East Center Street
Kingsport, TN 37664

Legacy School Of Hair Design – Accredited

1055 U.S. Highway 23 South
Weber City, VA 24290

Lisa's Beauty Salon & School of Cosmetology – Accredited

755 West Main Street
Lebanon, VA 24266

Premier Cosmetology Academy – Accredited

3410 West Market Street
Johnson City, TN 37604

RKT Hair Studio - Academy of Hair Design – Accredited

1794 East Main Street
Lebanon, VA 24266

Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Elizabethton – Accredited

426 Highway 91
Elizabethton, TN 37643

Wilkes Community College – Accredited

144 Campus Drive
West Jefferson, NC 28694
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Cost of Cosmetology Schools in Kingsport / Bristol

In the Kingsport / Bristol area, the range of reported Cosmetology schools runs from $2,800 – $16,250, with an average of $9,089.

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