Cosmetology Teacher Training in Texas

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360 Degrees Beauty & Barber College

10638 FM 1960 Road West
Houston, TX 77070

A Plus Beauty Academy

3465 West Walnut Street
Garland, TX 75042

Academy Of Cosmetology - Lubbock

6520 University Avenue Suite 7
Lubbock, TX 79413

Advanced Beauty Academy

3910 Fairmont Parkway Suites I/J
Pasadena, TX 77504

Align Beauty School

2376 Lavon Drive Suite 122
Garland, TX 75040

American Beauty College

1006 East Yager Lane 110
Austin, TX 78753

Ann Webb Skin Institute – Accredited

11701 Jollyville Road
Austin, TX 78759

Baldwin Beauty School - North Austin Campus – Accredited

8440 Burnet Road
Austin, TX 78757

Baldwin Beauty School - South Austin Campus – Accredited

3005 South Lamar Boulevard
Austin, TX 78704

Barber Institute of Texas - Lewisville – Accredited

2325 South Stemmons Freeway 404
Lewisville, TX 75067

Barber Institute of Texas - Longview – Accredited

2430 South High Street Suite B4
Longview, TX 75602

Barcelona Beauty Academy And Salon

483 West Harwood Road
Hurst, TX 76054

Bbolm College Of Cosmetology

2300 Schwertner Drive
Killeen, TX 76543

Beauty Kulture Academy

1229 East Pleasant Run Road Suite 212
DeSoto, TX 75115

Bella Beauty College - Austin North

4631 Airport Boulevard 101
Austin, TX 78751

Bella Beauty College - Austin South

623 West Ben White Boulevard
Austin, TX 78704

Bella Beauty College - Corpus Christi

5817 Weber Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78413

Bella Beauty College - San Antonio

720 Southwest Military Drive
San Antonio, TX 78221

Bella Beauty College - Waco

3110 Franklin Avenue
Waco, TX 76710

Bellagio Beauty School

1288 West Main Street Suite 216
Lewisville, TX 75067

BL Cosmetology School

12357 Bissonnet Street
Houston, TX 77099

Brighton Barber Institute – Accredited

133 West Harwood Road
Hurst, TX 76054

Buckner Barber School – Accredited

1515 South Buckner Boulevard 147
Dallas, TX 75217

Caviar Academy of Cosmetology

6913 Indiana Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79413

Chic Academy of Nails and Cosmetology – Accredited

111 North 23rd Street Suite 120 - 130
McAllen, TX 78501

College of the Mainland

1200 Amburn Road
Texas City, TX 77591

Deluxe Barber College – Accredited

1212 West Parmer Lane Suite F
Austin, TX 78727

Design Beauty College

1401 Spring Cypress Road Suite 102
Spring, TX 77373

E.L. Robertson International Beauty and Business Institute

7211 Regency Square Boulevard
Houston, TX 77036

Express Lash & Makeup Academy

304 Coit Road Suite 500
Plano, TX 75075

Eyes on Me Advanced Barber College - San Antonio – Accredited

1599 Bandera Road
San Antonio, TX 78228

Eyes on Me Advanced Barber College - San Marcos

242 North LBJ Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666

Finetta Barber And Beauty Academy

1808 G Brothers Boulevard
College Station, TX 77845

Finetta Beauty And Barber Academy – Accredited

120 West 3rd
Hearne, TX 77859

Five Star Elite Fades Barber College – Accredited

10920 Will Clayton Parkway Suite F-920
Humble, TX 77396

Galveston College

4015 Avenue Q
Galveston, TX 77550

Gloria's Barber College

6812 Bandera Road Suite 106
San Antonio, TX 78238

Goldstar Barber Academy – Accredited

1859 Briarcrest Drive
Bryan, TX 77802

Graham's Barber College – Accredited

3016 AL Lipscomb Way
Dallas, TX 75215

Grayson College

6101 Grayson Drive
Denison, TX 75020

Hands On Therapy – Accredited

1804 North Galloway Avenue
Mesquite, TX 75149

Hill College - Cleburne

2112 Mayfield Parkway
Cleburne, TX 76033

Hill College - Hillsboro

112 Lamar
Hillsboro, TX 76645

House Of Elegance Cosmetology School

4515 Weber Street
Corpus Christi, TX 78411

Houston Community College - Eastside Campus

6815 Rustic Street
Houston, TX 77087

Houston Community College - Northline Campus

8001 Fulton Street
Houston, TX 77022

Houston Training School - Gesner Campus – Accredited

3722 South Gessner Road
Houston, TX 77063

Ilash Beauty University

2944 Motley Drive Suite 104
Mesquite, TX 75150

Inspired By Beauty

1504 Cessna Drive
El Paso, TX 79925

Kings-Kuts Barber & Hair Styling School – Accredited

413 School Street
Garland, TX 75042

La Palm Beauty School

9910 Windmill Lakes Boulevard
Houston, TX 77075

Lamar State College

1500 Proctor Street
Port Arthur, TX 77640

MCA Skin Care Academy – Accredited

1100 South Fillmore Street Suite 105
Amarillo, TX 79101

Meraki Institute Of Beauty And Wellness

1200 West Polk Avenue Suite L-N
Pharr, TX 78577

Mid Cities Barber College – Accredited

2345 Southwest 3rd Street 101
Grand Prairie, TX 75051

Modern Beauty Academy

3030 North Josey Lane 128
Carrollton, TX 75007

Mogo Salon Academy

19380 Texas Highway 105
Montgomery, TX 77356

Montana Barber Institute – Accredited

1920 North Zaragoza Suites 101 - 103
El Paso, TX 79938

Neilson Beauty College

416 West Jefferson Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75208

Northeast Texas Community College

2886 FM 1735
Mount Pleasant, TX 75455

Northwest Educational Center - Copperfield Campus – Accredited

6521 Highway 6 North
Houston, TX 77084

Northwest Educational Center - Northwest Campus – Accredited

2910 Antoine Drive B-100
Houston, TX 77092

Orange Academy Of Beauty

802 West Park Avenue
Orange, TX 77630

Pathway Vocational Academy

141 North LHS Drive Suite 213
Lumberton, TX 77657

Pathway Vocational Academy - Beaumont – Accredited

3141 College Street A10
Beaumont, TX 77701

PR Beauty College

580 West Arapaho 298
Richardson, TX 75080

Quality Barber College – Accredited

12363 Main Street
Houston, TX 77035

Ranger College

1100 College Circle
Ranger, TX 76470

State Barber School

1030 West Arkansas Lane Suite 306
Arlington, TX 76013

The Facial Room Society

26219 Oak Ridge Drive
The Woodlands, TX 77380

Total Beauty Career Training Institution

1127 Oakland Boulevard
Fort Worth, TX 76103

Trend Barber College - Northwest Campus – Accredited

14806 Ella Boulevard
Houston, TX 77090

Trend Barber College - Southwest Campus – Accredited

8250 West Bellfort
Houston, TX 77071

Trinity Valley Community College - Athens

100 Cardinal Drive
Athens, TX 75751

Trinity Valley Community College - Palestine

2970 North State Highway 19
Palestine, TX 75803

Trinity Valley Community College - Terrell

1200 East I-20
Terrell, TX 75160

Tru Elevation Barber & Beauty Academy – Accredited

1585 Clarksville Street
Paris, TX 75460

Weatherford College – Accredited

225 College Park Drive
Weatherford, TX 76086

Wymaster Barber & Beauty College – Accredited

5424 Rufe Snow Drive Suite 402
North Richland, TX 76180

Yahweh Beauty Academy – Accredited

431 North 38th Street
Killeen, TX 76543

How to Become a Cosmetology Teacher in Texas

Texas Cosmetology Teacher Training At a Glance
  • 750 education hours or 500 apprentice hours are required to become licensed.
  • You must renew your license every 2 years.
  • 4 continuing education hours are required to renew your license.
  • Average salary for teacher training in Texas is $54,440.
  • There is a predicted 15.1% job increase between 2012 - 2022.

To become a stellar cosmetology teacher in the Lone Star state, you'll need to find the right beauty school instructor training program. Fortunately, there are many options for Texas beauty professionals to choose from. One program example includes DuVall's instructor program in Bedford. If you pursue this option, your courses will cover topics that are designed to make you an effective teacher. Learning outcomes include: developing lesson plans; honing leadership skills; and mastering classroom management.

Of course, one of the biggest assets you'll bring to the classroom will be your personal styling experience! If you want to know more about becoming a cosmetology instructor before reaching out to schools, keep reading below to gather program and license highlights. Since our founding, we have been passionate about helping students connect with beauty schools in their area. Whether you want to teach students how to do hair, makeup, or nails, it all starts with the right training for you. Being a teacher takes confidence, knowledge and experience. Learn more about mapping this next phase of your career. Use the search box at the top of this page or scroll through the listings below right now to narrow your options.

State License Requirements

750 Education Hours OR 500 Apprentice Hours

Required to earn a teacher training license

To become a cosmetology instructor in Texas, you will have to earn your operator's license, just as any practitioner has to. From there, you'll need to earn 300 hours or more of instructor training within a 6-mont timeframe. Or, you can take a full year of a junior instruction course for teachers.

Education Details

If you want to become a Texas cosmetology teacher, you need to find the right curriculum that blends leadership, curriculum design, and a deep understanding of how different learners absorb information. Make sure you ask advisors at each school you contact what kinds of teaching methods they help students develop strong cosmetology skills.

Texas cosmetology teacher training course topics

  • Teaching cosmetic theory
  • Preparing examinations
  • Evaluating performance
  • Teaching styles

License Renewal

2 Years

License renewal period

4 Hours

Continuing education required

To become a cosmetology instructor in Texas, you will have to earn your operator’s license, just as any practitioner has to. From there, you’ll need to earn 300 hours or more of instructor training within a 6-month timeframe. Or, you can take a full year of a junior instruction course for teachers. Instructors must take 16 continuing education units between each period of license renewal. The instructor license renews every two years before the expiration date, and you will have to pay a fee that is currently $50.

Texas Teacher Training Careers


Average yearly salary for teacher training in Texas

Beauty school instructors in Texas work mostly in major urban areas, like Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston. These professionals teach classes of students who are interested in learning about working as nail specialists, hair stylists, health professionals and more. Texas is similar to other states in regards to annual salary; beauty school instructors can make an average of $49,470 per year. There are 119,000 instructors employed in various positions across the country.

Contact the Texas State Board of Cosmetology

Texas Department of Licensing and Regulations
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