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Nashville Cosmetology School

Become a Licensed Cosmetologist in Nashville Today

Are you fascinated by the booming Beauty Industry? Genesis Career College offers a comprehensive and productive Cosmetology certification program at its Nashville location that gives you a path into this exciting field! Receive all of the necessary instruction and training required to obtain your license and begin helping people look and feel like their most beautiful selves. Jump start your future Cosmetology career with Genesis Career College!

Cosmetology School in Nashville

Launch your career as Cosmetologist with us and develop the necessary technical skills required to have a successful career in this exciting field. Our unique training program offers intensive and informative instruction that allows you to learn all of the potential beauty treatments that your clients might request, and industry standards that will allow your new career to flourish.

Genesis Career College’s Cosmetology School offers comprehensive training in all of the major treatments and procedures that Cosmetologists need to know in order to succeed in the industry. In our program, students will master new and exciting techniques such as:

  • Hair Cutting and Styling
  • Coloring and Textures
  • Permanent Waving
  • Manicures and Pedicures
  • Style Trends and Industry Standards
  • Makeup Application

Ready to launch your career as a Cosmetologist? Apply today!

Working as a Cosmetologist in Nashville  

Cosmetology is a modern and booming field to enter right now, and there’s no better place to pursue it than the great city of Nashville! Job prospects in the industry are expected to grow by 13% in the next decade, which is faster than the national average, so its an ideal time to begin your journey in the field.

Being a Cosmetologist also often means that you play an crucial role in the important days in your clients lives. Most people seek out the work of a Cosmetologist not only on a regular basis, but especially for special days or events. Licensed cosmetologists have the freedom to open their own salons, perform freelance work, or work at large institutions.

Other career opportunities for cosmetologists include:

  • Freelance Makeup Artists
  • Special Event Hair / Makeup Stylists
  • Makeup / Hair Stylist for TV or Film Stars
  • Salon Manager / Owner
  • Cosmetology Instructor
  • Hair Colorist
  • Product Sales Specialist
  • Independently Owned Hair Stylist

All of these positions require proper training and experience. Whether in a salon or traveling to an appointment or event, a cosmetologist needs to not only have formal technical training, but excellent inter-personal skills in order to be successful in the industry.

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Genesis Career College cosmetology student practicing cutting hair.

Obtaining Your Cosmetology License in Tennessee

In order to ensure the safety and quality of your services, the State of Tennessee requires that certain qualifications are met before you are permitted to charge formal fees for Cosmetology Services.

Before you can obtain your cosmetology license, the State of Tennessee requires that you:

  • Are at least 16 years of age
  • Complete 1,500 hours at a formal training institute
  • Pass a written and practical exam
  • Apply for and are approved by the State for an official license

These measures ensure that you are well prepared in both the practice and theory of cosmetology to professionally perform beautifying services safely and effectively.

At Genesis Career College, we want you to focus on what’s important to you: cosmetology. You can get the State required hours completed quickly, because we offer 50-hour weeks that will allow you to get out of school and into the field in a shorter time span. Our cosmetology program in Nashville strives to properly prepare you to excel in respect to the required exams so that you can begin your successful life as a cosmetologist. With monthly admission opportunities, there’s always a right time to begin your training.

Genesis Career College Career Services

We’re not your average Nashville Cosmetology School. Here at Genesis, we provide all of our students with resume and cover letter writing classes, externships, mock job interview training, test prep, and mock exams to guide you towards your fullest potential. Paired with our unique, realistic, experience-based training process, this combination of tools guarantees that each and every one of our graduates is ready to excel in the workforce.

Contact us today and find out how Career Services can help you jump start your career!

Financial Aid

At Genesis Career College, we offer financial aid to those that qualify. These programs can help you afford college through any combination of grants and student loans. We are a participant in the Title IV Federal Student Financial Aid program. The Financial Planner at each individual campus will assist you in completing your free application for Federal Student Aid.

Other Programs in Beauty & Wellness

At esthetician school, you’ll study all types of skin care treatments, including facials and microdermabrasion. Our esthetics program is ideal for individuals who want to work in a dermatologist’s office or spa.

Do you love French manicures, French tips and gel pedicures? Do you want to work at a spa, luxury hotel or specialized nail salon? See if our nail technician program is right for you.

In our Massage Therapy program, you’ll study the anatomy of the human body as well as how to relieve tense, sore, or damaged muscles and ligaments with your own two hands.

Interested in helping men achieve the look of their dreams? Master Barber work in barber shops and salons with the skills to properly groom and finesse men’s hair, facial hair, and skin.

Location Information

Contact Genesis Career College Nashville Campus

30 Rachel Drive Nashville, TN 37214

Fax: (615) 242-6288

Find Your New Path at Genesis Career College

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By submitting this form, I am allowing Genesis Career College to contact me regarding education programs and services via email, telephone, automated technology, direct mail, or text message at the email address, address, and phone number provided. Data and text message rates may apply. I understand that my consent is not required before enrolling in or attending any educational programs facilitated by Genesis Career College. Read our full privacy policy here.