Staunton School of Cosmetology offers a 1500 clock hour program. The program is open to men and women of all ages and meets the requirements of the State of Virginia. The school exceeds those requirements and standards by going beyond the minimum State requirements.

The School’s curriculum and teaching techniques are implemented using the highest standards and are revised to meet the educational needs of the student.

While at Staunton School of Cosmetology students receive hands-on-training in the development of their skills needed to be a successful Hair Stylist. The Instructors provide personal attention to the student in all their Cosmetology studies.

The Instructors also provide life skills to help ensure each students success upon completion of their training. The Admissions, Financial Aid Office and Instructors work closely with the students using counseling sessions to track each student’s progress. This helps to guide the student in setting realistic goals.

Class Schedule

Full and Part-Time Classes are offered with the below schedule
Full Time Schedule
Tuesday to Friday 8:30 - 4:30
Saturday 8:30 - 1:30

Part Time Schedule
Tuesday to Saturday (Morning Part-Time) 8:30 - 1:30
Tuesday to Friday (Afternoon Part-Time) 11:30 - 4:30
Saturday 8:30 - 1:30

Class Completion Times

Projected completion times for classes depending on when you start and your attendance schedule.
Start DateProjected Full-Time completion DateProjected Part-Time Completion Date
January 02, 201910/30/201902/30/2020
February 05, 201912/05/201904/07/2020
March 12, 201901/14/202005/12/2020
April 23, 201902/25/202006/23/2020
May 28, 201903/31/202007/29/2020
July 02, 201905/05/202009/02/2020
August 06, 201906/09/202010/06/2020
September 10, 201907/14/202011/10/2020
October 15, 201908/18/202012/17/2020
November 19, 201909/22/202001/23/2021
January 07, 202011/06/202003/09/2021

School Closure Schedule

These are the dates the school will be closed throughout this year.
Reason for ClosureClosure Date
New Year's Day01/01/2019
Independence Day07/04/2019

NACCAS Accreditation means that a school has met national standards of educational performance which have been established by an impartial non-government agency. Through the years, accreditation has been the most authoritative and reliable index of a school’s concern for integrity toward its students and quality education.

The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) is the Commonwealth’s coordinating body for higher education.