Nova Academy strives to draw out the future cosmetology professional’s best technical and professional skills necessary to excel in their chosen career path.
- COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM
- LENGTH OF PROGRAM
- CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
- WHERE YOU MIGHT PRACTICE YOUR CAREER
- GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT
The cosmetology programs content is 420 hours of instruction in applied sciences and skills in hair sculpture, design, color and permanent waves, manicures, facials, make-up, and pedicures. A total of 1130 hours of planned clinical instruction in the applied sciences and experience in hair sculpture, design, color, permanent waves, manicures, facials, make-up, and pedicures are required. Upon completion of training, you will have completed the number of hours required by the State of Minnesota in coordinated theory and practical experience in the applied sciences of cosmetology, to be eligible to take the Minnesota State Licensing Exam to become a Cosmetologist.
A full-time cosmetology student must complete this course in 51 weeks. The course is comprised of 1550 hours of instruction. Students are taught instruction techniques and methods through the Milady text books, hands on demonstration, and guest speakers. Experienced and licensed instructors teach all classes. Students are evaluated on subjects through written theory exams, assignments and practical exams completed either on an assigned mannequin or live model.
- 420 Hours Theory
- 1,330 Hours Practical
- 1,550 Total Course Hours
- Freelance Artist
- Platform Artist
- Sales Rep
- Hair & Makeup for T.V. Movie Performing Arts
- Medical Aesthetician
- Makeup Artist
- Skin Care Specialist
- Hair Removal Specialist
- Spa Owner
- Beauty Editor
- Sales Representative
- State Board Member
- State Board Inspector
- State Board Examiner
- Salon or Spa
- Medical Spa
- Fitness Club
- Cruise Ship or Resort
- Trade Shows
- Runway Shows
- Own your own business
Gainful Employment Disclosures – 2022
Program Name: Cosmetology
This program is designed to be completed in 51 weeks.
This program will cost $23,800.00 if completed within normal time. There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.
Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $8,849.00 of debt.
- Program meets licensure requirements in the following States: Minnesota
- Program qualifies students to sit for licensure exam in the following States: Minnesota
For more information about graduation rates, loan repayment rates, and post-enrollment earnings about this institution and other postsecondary institutions please click here: https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/
Cosmetology Program Investment
- Application Fee $50+ Kit Fee $3,500 + Tuition Fee $21,700 = Total $25,250
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2023 Class Start Dates:
May 1st | July 10th | September 5th | October 30th
2023 Lash and Nail Start Dates:
March 27th (Woodbury Campus Excluded) | May 22nd | July 31st | September 25th | November 20th