Get Started on Your Career Path with Cosmetology School in Wilmington, NC

Have you always helped friends and family member do their hair and make-up? Do you enjoy trying out new hairstyles and trends? Are you interested in making a successful career out of a hobby you love? Then Cosmetology school in Wilmington is just the place for you.

You can complete Wilmington's Cosmetology Certificate program in as little as 10 months. Your hands-on training and experiences in Cosmetology classes will set you on the path to an exciting and rewarding career.


Projected, 2012 - 2022*


We provide our graduates with Lifetime Career Assistance.


We offer flexible program options that fit to your busy schedule.

Becoming a Cosmetologist

Not sure how to become a Cosmetologist? Our Cosmetology program will teach you how to cut, style and color hair. You will also get hands-on experience in our on-site spas. Your Cosmetology classes and training at Wilmington will include the following:

  • Fundamentals of Cosmetology: This three-series class will teach you hair sculpture, hair design, and nail art.
  • State Board Preparation: By the end of your training, you will be prepared to become a board certified Cosmetologist.
  • Salon Experience: You will have the opportunity to use your knowledge gained from our Cosmetology classes to practice skills in a simulated salon setting.

To take advantage of this exciting opportunity to turn a fun hobby into a rewarding Cosmetology career, start by becoming a licensed Cosmetologist. To learn more about Wilmington’s Cosmetology program download our Course Catalog.

Building a Successful Career as a Cosmetologist

Upon completion of Cosmetology school you will know how to become a Cosmetologist and will be ready to take the state board Certification. With this Certification you can start on your career as a Manicurist or Pedicurist, which the Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts to grow by 16% by the year 2022*.

Here are a few career opportunities that will be available to you:


A Hairstylist helps clients to look and feel better about themselves by finding the best hairstyles and techniques for every client. You will also share your hair care expertise with your clients.


As a Cosmetologist you will help clients become more confident and help set trends in beauty and health. Your specialization in makeup application, wig dressing services and hair removal will keep your clients coming back for more.

Now is the Time to Begin Your Cosmetology Education and Training

Your hobby can make a great career. Let Wilmington’s Cosmetology program help get you started on a career path that helps other look and feel their best. For more information click here or call us at 800.705.9182.


*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Manicurists and Pedicurists, on the Internet at