About Cosmetology

The Cosmetology program at Austin’s School of Spa Technology focuses on the development of the skills and knowledge that you need not only to pass the NYS Cosmetology Licensing Exam but also to become an exemplary professional in your career path.

Create Confidence Through Skilled Styling.

Our Cosmetology program will allow you to pursue a career that is as individual and creative as you are. If you are looking for a program that values the practical as well as the artistic, the tried-and-true as well as the trendy, and the foundational as well as the fashionable, Austin’s Cosmetology program is right for you!

Our Cosmetology Course Prepares You For an Exciting Career!

This course focuses on training in hair, skin and nail services. Completion of this 1035-hour course results in the awarding of a certificate and qualifies graduates to apply for a New York State Cosmetology License.


Course topics:

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Chemical Restructuring
  • Chemistry as Applied to Cosmetology
  • Hair & Scalp Disorders & Diseases
  • Hair Analysis
  • Hair Coloring & Lightening
  • Hair Styling
  • Haircutting & Shaping
  • Nail Care & Procedures
  • Professional Requirements
  • Safety & Health
  • Shampoos, Rinses, Conditioners & Treatments
  • Skin Care & Procedures

Hairstylist in Training

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Gain Skills From Hands-On Training and Product Knowledge

You will get in-depth training with the entire Goldwell color line and work with Babyliss Pro styling tools. Not only will you gain hands-on experience from practicing in the student clinic which performs services on the public, but you will also gain extensive knowledge on styling products from Goldwell and other high quality brands.

Financial Assistance & Scholarships
Financial assistance and scholarship opportunities are available for those who qualify.

*based on the practical exam scores from the New York State Education Department’s OED’s report for January – June 2014

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