Cosmetology Teacher Training in Maryland

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Topcurl Beauty Academy - Mitchellville – Accredited

12164 Central Avenue Suite 200
Mitchellville, MD 20721

How to Become a Cosmetology Teacher in Maryland

Maryland Cosmetology Teacher Training At a Glance
  • 0 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.
  • Average salary for teacher training in Maryland is $47,680.
  • There is a predicted 27.0% job increase between 2012 - 2022.

How cool is it that you're thinking about becoming a cosmetology instructor? Are you going to be the quirky, cool teacher, or the more subdued, serious one? No matter what your style, you can be an effective beauty school instructor if you complete the right cosmetology teacher training program. Rosalind Holsey, from West Baltimore, is the owner of Studio 7, and a perfect example of the kind of inspiration and self-improvement that can come from expanding into a beauty instructor role. Because her instructor saw her talent, she was guided towards a level of success she never thought possible.

We have a natural curiosity in the field of all things beauty. And we want to help ensure the next generation of stylists, makeup artists, estheticians, and massage therapists have the best teachers to pass on the knowledge and skills of these trades. Ready to check out schools in your area? Use the search box above or listings below to view your options. Or, continue reading the quick statistics below to learn more about what you can expect from beauty school teacher training programs. If there's anything else you want to know, just reach out to schools near you for details!

State License Requirements

Education Hours

Required to earn a teacher training license

The pathway to an instructor license is easy in Maryland. After becoming a cosmetologist, you must become a senior cosmetologist. This involves working full-time for two years as a licensed cosmetologist. You must then pass the master cosmetologist exam. The master cosmetologist licensing fee is $25. After passing your practical and written exams, you can work as an instructor in Maryland.

Education Details

When you choose a teacher training program for cosmetologists in Maryland, look for courses that include effective teaching methods, leadership, and curriculum development. This will help you translate your professional experience into coursework that inspires students and helps them reach their goals. You should also prepare to teach students the laws and regulations that pertain to instructors in this state.

Maryland teacher training courses

  • Communication
  • Classroom management
  • Student motivation
  • Lesson planning

License Renewal

2 Years

License renewal period

0 Hours

Continuing education required

To become a cosmetology instructor in Maryland, you will not need to earn an additional license outside of your standard cosmetology license. However, this state expects teachers to accumulate two years of experience, plus take a senior cosmetologists exam before teaching. Once you earn your cosmetology license and gain the necessary experience to teach in the state, you will need to renew your license every two years. The fee for renewal is $25, payable with your renewal application to the Maryland Board of Cosmetologists.

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Average yearly salary for teacher training in Maryland

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