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Cosmetology Programs

Turn your passion for all things beauty into a career that helps others look and feel their best with the Cosmetology programs at Blue Cliff College! For those looking to exercise their creativity and begin a career in the beauty industry, the Blue Cliff College Cosmetology school is one of Louisiana and Mississippi’s top cosmetology programs.

Cosmetology programs and hair school programs, such as those offered by Blue Cliff College, instruct students on cosmetology theories like the art of hairstyling, hair coloring, and hair cutting. The Blue Cliff College Cosmetology program is taught by experienced instructors who will help guide you along the path to a rewarding career in the field. Our simulated student salons will give you hands-on training in hair, nails, skin, multicultural techniques, hair cutting and coloring, and makeup techniques. Enrolling in a cosmetology program could be the first step toward your career in the beauty industry.


Blue Cliff College Cosmetology School | Explore your Potential

Throughout your cosmetology training, we want you to explore your potential and strengthen your artistry. At Blue Cliff Cosmetology school, our Cosmetology programs in Louisiana and Mississippi encourage you to be expressive in your work. During our Cosmetology training program, you could acquire new skills and techniques that can be put to action in your career. With the Cosmetology programs at Blue Cliff College, you could learn Cosmetology’s foundations and what it takes to launch a successful, lifelong career. If you’re in search of “cosmetology programs near me,” discover our programs for Cosmetology conveniently offered in our Louisiana or Mississippi campuses and unlock your potential!

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Cosmetology License Requirements

Cosmetology training from Blue Cliff College could put you on the track to becoming a licensed Cosmetologist as soon as possible. To pursue a cosmetology license, you must successfully complete the required hours of cosmetology training needed by your state boards of cosmetology. Graduates from Louisiana or Mississippi are eligible to take the cosmetology licensure exam after completing our 1,500 clock hour or 82 credit hour Cosmetology courses. Check with your state requirements for more information.


Blue Cliff Cosmetology Program Graduates are Prepared for the Beauty Industry

If you have always dreamed of a career in the beauty industry, Blue Cliff College could be the first step. After graduates of our Cosmetology training program become licensed, they can pursue entry-level employment as a:

  • Hairstylist
  • Color specialist
  • Skin or nail specialist
  • Platform or makeup artist
  • Cosmetic salesperson
  • And more!

For more information about a career as a Cosmetologist, please visit the U.S. Department of Labor’s O*NET website. The Standard Occupational Code (SOC) for the career 39-5012.00 and the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) code for this program is 12.0401.

Flexible Cosmetology Training Options Available

We know that your schedule may be busier than ever during these trying times. Blue Cliff College’s Cosmetology programs and hair school programs make scheduling time for classes a breeze. Blue Cliff offers flexible training with our day and night class options. Call to speak with one of our admissions representatives for more information. Program times vary by campus.

Cosmetology Frequently Asked Questions

Our team at Blue Cliff College is dedicated to providing you with the information you need to pursue a rewarding Cosmetology career. Visit our FAQ page to learn more about:
  • What it takes to become a Cosmetologist
  • Blue Cliff College’s Cosmetology program
  • Finding a job as a Cosmetologist
Check out our Cosmetology FAQ page!

How Much does Beauty School at Blue Cliff College cost?

At Blue Cliff College, we’re committed to providing quality cosmetology training at our schools in Mississippi and Louisiana. We are here to help you prepare for a lifelong career of assisting clients in looking and feeling great every day!

*1500 clock hour student tuition is based on clock hour credits.

*82 credit hour students tuitions is based on FA credits as of January 01, 2020

Program availability and times vary by campus

Financial Aid is available for those that qualify.

*The cost of books for this program are included in the price of tuition. For a list of books associated with each program, ISBN, and price click here.

Students must pass the applicable state licensing exam to gain employment as a licensed cosmetologist in the cosmetology field. The cost of the exam is included in the tuition.

Blue Cliff Campuses with Cosmetology Programs in Louisiana and Mississippi

Cosmetology school and programs are available at the following Blue Cliff College campus locations:

Alexandria, LA

A Branch of Metairie

Houma, LA

A Branch of Metairie

Lafayette, LA

A Branch of Metairie

Metairie, LA

Satellite Location


A Branch of Metairie
Licensing Information and Accreditation

Blue Cliff College’s Cosmetology School maintains current certification and accreditation so you know you’re learning skills that are valued in your field. We are:

  • Licensed by Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration, License No. C–110
  • Licensed by the Louisiana and Mississippi State Boards of Cosmetology†
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

State requirements and licensing vary from state to state.
The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the US Department of Education.


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