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The Staunton School of Cosmetology has been educating Cosmetologists in the beauty industry for more than 60 years. Our Cosmetology program combines hands on training and classroom instruction for the student. Licensed Cosmetology instructors guide and prepare the student for a rewarding career in the Cosmetology Industry.

There is an increasing demand in the Cosmetology industry for professionals to fill positions in salons and spas. A cosmetology license opens the door of opportunity to many career choices. The Staunton School offers a curriculum designed to prepare students for State Board Licensing that will lead to a rewarding career and employment opportunities in a number of areas. Examples of some of these are:

  • Salon Stylist / Designer
  • Manager and / Owner Cosmetology School
  • Cosmetology School Director
  • Platform Artist / Artistic Director
  • Hair Color Specialist
  • Permanent Wave and Texture Specialist
  • Makeup Artist
  • Manufacturer Representative / Trade Technician
  • Nail Technician

You can become a Cosmetology Professional in less than a year!
Did you know there is virtually NO unemployment in the Beauty Industry today? That means great career opportunities for individuals in the Cosmetology and Beauty Industry. If you’re a creative person, have a passion for style and fashion and thrive in a social environment, a career in the Beauty Industry could be perfect for you!

Training in Cosmetology will help you become a skilled hairstylist. As a Cosmetology specialist you’ll be able to create the total look from hair cut and color to make-up application right down to the pedicured toes.

Make Your Career Dreams a Reality
As a graduate of the Staunton School of Cosmetology not only will you have experience and expertise in the latest procedures and techniques, you’ll also have the Salon Business Skills to put your talents to use. You’ll feel confident entering your chosen profession with the knowledge and practical business training needed in the beauty industry. Can you imagine a career helping others feel fabulous about themselves and the way they look?


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