$close

Filters

See Results

Diploma Programs in Cosmetology Studies

Students who are interested in helping people look their best should look into earning a diploma in cosmetology. It is an area that focuses on improving the look of one’s body and skin, and there are various careers that a graduate can pursue. Some may be wondering, “what is a diploma in cosmetology?” Cosmetology is the application and study of beauty treatment. Those earning the… Read more

Students who are interested in helping people look their best should look into earning a diploma in cosmetology. It is an area that focuses on improving the look of one’s body and skin, and there are various careers that a graduate can pursue.

Some may be wondering, “what is a diploma in cosmetology?” Cosmetology is the application and study of beauty treatment. Those earning their diploma may have classes in cosmetics, hair dressing, and nail care. Massage therapy is also considered to be part of cosmetology in some programs.

There are a number of benefits of earning a diploma in cosmetology. You get to meet a variety of people through the work that you do, which is great for those who like to be social. By improving the looks of your clients, you increase their confidence and always have happy, satisfied customers who will most likely return in the future.

The programs to earn a diploma in cosmetology can vary greatly, depending on what you study and where you go. There are courses offered all over the world, so tuition costs will vary quite a bit. Decide where you want to attend school and research different institutions to find one that fits your needs the best.

There are a number of careers that you can pursue with a diploma in cosmetology. Many of the job opportunities will be in a salon or a spa. You can be a hairdresser and cut, color, and style hair. You can work with nails as manicurist or pedicurist, you can be a makeup artist, or you can be a salesperson of high quality cosmetic products. With extra courses in business, you can also branch out and open your own spa or beauty salon.

While many of the cosmetology classes are hands-on training, it may be possible to take some of the classes online, which increases your flexibility. Contact the school you are interested in and ask about online training. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

Read less
$format_list_bulleted Filters
Sort by:
Recommended Latest Title
Georgian College
Barrie, Canada

In this program, students are prepared with the knowledge, skills and professional competencies required for the Esthetics Industry. Students in this program are able to provi ... +

In this program, students are prepared with the knowledge, skills and professional competencies required for the Esthetics Industry. Students in this program are able to provide spa modalities, such as makeup and specialized skin, body and hand/foot treatments. In addition, business applications required to run a small business are emphasized. This program has been designed with the intent to academically prepare students for international testing and to inspire a passion for the health and wellness industry. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
06 Sep 2022
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Milwaukee Area Technical College
Mequon, USA

Learn advanced skincare techniques and work with clients at Skyn – the Spa at MATC Mequon, the state-of-the-art facility located on campus. This program is in compliance with ... +

Learn advanced skincare techniques and work with clients at Skyn – the Spa at MATC Mequon, the state-of-the-art facility located on campus. This program is in compliance with the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services. You will become eligible to take the state board aesthetician licensing examination and work in upscale spas or alongside medical professionals. -
Diploma
Full-time
English
Aug 2022
Campus
 
Northern Lights College
Dawson Creek, Canada

Cosmetologists provide personal care services that include caring for people’s hair, skin, and nails. Professionals employed in the cosmetology industry include hairstylists, ... +

Cosmetologists provide personal care services that include caring for people’s hair, skin, and nails. Professionals employed in the cosmetology industry include hairstylists, barbers, and estheticians. This diploma program takes students through the Esthetics group of skin and nail treatments and Hairstylist training. The Hairstylist and Esthetics programs are each approximately 32 weeks in length and are combined with a professional portfolio at the end which to make up the 2-year diploma in Cosmetology. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 

Earn a scholarship worth up to $10,000

Discover the options our scholarship can give you.
The City of Liverpool College
Liverpool, United Kingdom

The Level 3 Diploma in Women's Hairdressing is designed to provide students with the necessary skills and knowledge to enable them to work in the hairdressing industry. Studen ... +

The Level 3 Diploma in Women's Hairdressing is designed to provide students with the necessary skills and knowledge to enable them to work in the hairdressing industry. Students will learn the creative art of cutting women's hair, the artistic skill of colouring, styling and dressing hair and how to provide effective consultation for clients. You will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety in the hairdressing industry. The qualification will give you the opportunity to develop your practical skills to an advanced level of ability. -
Diploma
English
 
Darlington College
Darlington, United Kingdom

This course will provide you with a range of creative hairdressing skills and knowledge to prepare you for a career in the hairdressing industry. If you have not achieved a C ... +

This course will provide you with a range of creative hairdressing skills and knowledge to prepare you for a career in the hairdressing industry. If you have not achieved a C or 4 grade or above in English or maths, you will as part of your course be required to work towards this as part of your study programme. If you have already achieved these grades you will complete an enterprise self study programme. You will be given the opportunity to go on work experience at certain times during your course. -
Diploma
English
 
Durham Open Learning College
Sunderland, United Kingdom

Home learning or study, distance learning, flexible study, supported study and professional workplace learning available. Study at home, at work or a mix of both, at a time an ... +

Home learning or study, distance learning, flexible study, supported study and professional workplace learning available. Study at home, at work or a mix of both, at a time and place that fits your personal needs. The Beauty Therapy Level 2 course that you are looking at studying covers a wide range areas. Units include key areas of beauty therapy and some additional Level 2 treatments that are not currently prerequisites for the level 2 qualification but are commonly offered via salons. -
Diploma
English
 
St Helens College
St Helens, United Kingdom

Based in our commercial salon, The Lounge, you will have an exciting opportunity to provide a range of treatments such as eyelash and brow treatments, facial skin care, waxing ... +

Based in our commercial salon, The Lounge, you will have an exciting opportunity to provide a range of treatments such as eyelash and brow treatments, facial skin care, waxing, basic manicures and pedicures to paying clients. -
Diploma
English
 
Neath Port Talbot College
Neath, United Kingdom

The VTCT VRQ Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing is a Full-time Further Education course designed for students who are interested in a career as a hairdresser within the hairdress ... +

The VTCT VRQ Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing is a Full-time Further Education course designed for students who are interested in a career as a hairdresser within the hairdressing and applied therapies industry. This is located in the Hairdressing and Applied Therapies (HAT) department. -
Diploma
English
 
Complections College of Makeup Art & Design (C | MU)
Toronto, Canada

CMU is proud to be the only institution in North America to offer training in all 8 disciplines of practical makeup artistry in an intensive 8-month program. With the skills l ... +

CMU is proud to be the only institution in North America to offer training in all 8 disciplines of practical makeup artistry in an intensive 8-month program. With the skills learned in this intensive makeup artist training program, career opportunities are endless. Graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills to work in fashion, film, or theatre, build their own brand and online influence, or in prosthetics design and special effects labs. -
Diploma
English (Canada)
Campus
 
Taj International College
Ipoh, Malaysia

Students can learn all professional knowledge related to Beauty management and Spa in theory and practical to ensure they gain in-depth knowledge and meet the beauty industry' ... +

Students can learn all professional knowledge related to Beauty management and Spa in theory and practical to ensure they gain in-depth knowledge and meet the beauty industry's rapidly growing needs. -
Diploma
English, Malay
Campus
 
John Ruskin College
South Croydon, United Kingdom

This qualification will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as a hairdresser with different hair types. Throughout this qualification ... +

This qualification will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as a hairdresser with different hair types. Throughout this qualification you will ensure responsibility to reduce risks to health & safety and advise and consult with clients with African type hair. -
Diploma
English
 
Southern Regional College
Portadown, United Kingdom

This qualification is aimed at those wishing to begin a career as a beauty therapist. The qualification is intended to provide a broad understanding of the beauty industry and ... +

This qualification is aimed at those wishing to begin a career as a beauty therapist. The qualification is intended to provide a broad understanding of the beauty industry and the vocational skills and knowledge required. -
Diploma
English
 
Tresham College
Corby, United Kingdom

Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy study programmes at Tresham College are consistently some of our most popular at the College. Our experienced team of tutors will work to dev ... +

Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy study programmes at Tresham College are consistently some of our most popular at the College. Our experienced team of tutors will work to develop your professional skills, taking you from the core techniques through to the latest technological advancements in hairdressing and beauty therapy. Tresham Studios, our commercial hairdressing, barbering, make-up and beauty salons, operate at Corby and Kettering Campuses. -
Diploma
English
 
Dudley College of Technology
Dudley, United Kingdom

An Introduction to Beauty Therapy that will help you develop the knowledge and skills and prepare you for further study and progression onto Beauty Level 2. All courses are ru ... +

An Introduction to Beauty Therapy that will help you develop the knowledge and skills and prepare you for further study and progression onto Beauty Level 2. All courses are run subject to numbers, although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information shown above, Dudley College of Technology reserves the right to amend the content / arrangements therein as deemed necessary. -
Diploma
English
 
Bridgend College Penybont
Bridgend, United Kingdom

Our full-time courses enable you to gain hands-on practical skills and underpinning knowledge within our on-site salons. We have highly qualified and specialised lecturers who ... +

Our full-time courses enable you to gain hands-on practical skills and underpinning knowledge within our on-site salons. We have highly qualified and specialised lecturers who are active practitioners within their field of expertise. You will develop your skills and knowledge across a range of beauty therapy treatments with the opportunity to gain additional qualifications throughout the year. -
Diploma
English