Get Cosmetology Training to Start a Career in the Beauty Industry in Chattanooga

Do you enjoy working with makeup? Are you interested in boosting people's confidence with a new look? If so, enrolling in the Cosmetology program at Miller-Motte Technical College in Chattanooga could be a smart career move.

Our Cosmetology program training is designed to help you earn your diploma quickly. You can complete the program in as little as 10 months!  With cosmetology education and training from Miller-Motte Technical College, you'll be on the fast-track to a new career in the beauty industry.

Miller-Motte Technical College has helped students from the Hixson, East Ridge, Jasper, Signal Mountain and Cleveland areas jumpstart satisfying careers for years. Now it's your turn!


Projected job growth 2016 - 2026*


We provide our graduates with Career Assistance.


We’ll help you every step of the way making enrolling simple and stress-free.

Build Your Skillset with Our Cosmetology Classes

Cosmetology can be a fun and exciting field that lets you express your creativity. However, there are valuable techniques and methods you must learn before you can become a licensed Cosmetologist.

In this program, you'll be taught by industry-experienced instructors who have worked in the beauty industry. They will share their experiences and insights to make sure you are prepared for your new career.

Our Cosmetology program includes a variety of hands-on opportunities for you to learn the skills required to be a success. Classes in this program include:

  • Cosmetology Fundamentals: These courses cover basic cosmetology concepts ranging from sanitation practices to hair design, nail art, esthetic treatments and more. You'll also get practice applying makeup and interacting with clients.
  • Salon Experience: In our Salon Experience class, you'll learn how to work with clients in a simulated salon setting. You'll also learn about state requirements and proper documentation practices.
  • State Board Preparation: How to obtain your license as well as state requirements and continuing education are the main topics of this course.

To find out more about the classes we provide in our Cosmetology program, download our Course Catalog.

Potential Careers after Completing Cosmetology Training

Cosmetology is a growing field that shouldn’t slow down anytime soon. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 13% increase in available jobs by 2026 for Cosmetologists*. Potential career paths you could follow include:


Cosmetologists can enjoy flexible careers that allow them to follow their passions. They stay up-to-date on the latest styles and beauty treatments so they can make knowledgeable recommendations to clients. They can specialize in makeup application and consultations to hair removal and wig dressing. As a Cosmetologist, you’re sure to be busy and never bored.


When people find a good Hairstylist they usually become loyal clients. After all, Hairstylists can change how people feel about their physical appearance. Hairstylists generally do basic hair washing, cutting and styling. They can also color hair and help their clients understand how they can best take care of their hair at home.

Find Out More About Miller-Motte Technical College's Cosmetology School!

The Cosmetology program at Miller-Motte Technical College can help you find a career you love. If you'd like to learn more about how to become a Cosmetologist click here for more information or give us a call today at 800.705.9182.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Barbers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists, on the Internet at (visited July 07, 2018).