Cosmetology Teacher Training in Missouri

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Academy of Salon Professionals – Accredited

2414 South Limit Avenue
Sedalia, MO 65301

Central College of Cosmetology – Accredited

1159 North Business Route 5
Camdenton, MO 65020

Central College of Cosmetology – Accredited

690 Missouri Avenue Suite #3
Saint Robert, MO 65584

City Pointe Beauty Academy – Accredited

501 South Madison Street
Webb City, MO 64870

J. Larae' Academy Of Beauty Art

605 Brunt Boulevard Suite B
Sikeston, MO 63801

Merrell University of Beauty Arts & Science – Accredited

1101 Southwest Boulevard
Jefferson City, MO 65109

Merrell University of Beauty Arts & Science – Accredited

1753 Woodclift Drive
Jefferson City, MO 65109

Neosho Beauty College – Accredited

116 North Wood Street
Neosho, MO 64850

New Dimensions School of Hair Design – Accredited

621 Kentucky Avenue
Joplin, MO 64801

Paul Mitchell The School Missouri Columbia – Accredited

1101 Hutchens Drive
Columbia, MO 65203

Renaissance Beauty Academy

268 South Mount Auburn Road
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703

Salem College of Hairstyling – Accredited

1051 Kingshighway Suite 1
Rolla, MO 65401

Trend Setters School – Accredited

835 South Kingshighway Cape
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703

Z Hair Academy – Accredited

6306 North West Barry Road
Kansas City, MO 64154

Z Hair Academy – Accredited

232 Northwest Oldham Parkway
Lee's Summit, MO 64081

How to Become a Cosmetology Teacher in Missouri

Missouri Cosmetology Teacher Training At a Glance
  • 600 education hours are required to become licensed.
  • You must renew your license every 2 years.
  • 1 continuing education hour is required to renew your license.
  • Average salary for teacher training in Missouri is $47,430.
  • There is a predicted 10.3% job increase between 2012 - 2022.

The "Show Me" state has been showing off its knack for staying on top of the trends for decades, especially in areas such as Kansas City and St. Louis. If you want the perfect role models for cosmetology school instructors, look no further than Renaissance Beauty Academy in Cape Girardeau. Started by two friends who saw a need for a new level of quality cosmetology training in their area, their focus is making their students forget they're even in school so they can relax and focus on learning the latest techniques. So, what's your beauty school training concept? What do you bring to the table? We don't know anyone more passionate about helping cosmetology professionals become licensed instructors.

After all, it's how we continue passing down the knowledge and skills, while developing new breakthroughs and trends that turn heads. If you want to find Missouri cosmetology teacher training, we try to make it as simple as possible. First, you can review the highlights of Missouri's requirements and other helpful facts below. Then, you can take the next step by using the search box or listings below to compare your best options for training.

State License Requirements

600 Education Hours

Required to earn a teacher training license

Before becoming a cosmetology instructor, you have to earn your Missouri cosmetologist, esthetician, or manicurist license. You can then submit your instructor trainee application with a fee of $25. You must go through 600 hours of training at a Missouri cosmetology school. If you have three years of cosmetology experience, you need 300 hours of training. Then, pay the $20 registration fee and pass your licensing exam.

Education Details

When you choose a cosmetology teacher training program in Missouri, look for courses that develop leadership skills, and help you work with all types of learners. You should make sure your teacher training program includes the business and licensing aspects that may not already be in your wheelhouse of experience. To be sure you choose the right program, compare the learning outcomes of each program available in your area.

Missouri cosmetology instructor courses:

  • Student performance evaluation
  • Classroom management
  • Lesson planning
  • Learning styles

License Renewal

2 Years

License renewal period

1 Hour

Continuing education required

Missouri takes a pretty straightforward approach to cosmetology instructor license renewal. First of all, you do not have to get an official license to teach here. You will need to obtain your cosmetologist’s license, plus earn an additional 600+ hours of professional training hours to qualify. Although Missouri does not require continuing education courses, they can really help you stay current with regulations and the hottest new trends. You will need to renew your license by September 30th of odd-numbered years, and pay a $30 fee to the Missouri Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners.

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Average yearly salary for teacher training in Missouri

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