All Programs are Campus Specific

Who is a qualified Cosmetologist?
In the State of Indiana a cosmetologist must complete a program of not less than 1500 hours, graduate from an approved school, and obtain a license from the State of Indiana.
What does a Cosmetologist Do?
A successful cosmetologist has the professional skills, academic and technical education to provide cosmetic services to the client. Basic skills provided are shampooing, scalp massage, hair coloring, hair dressing, facials, makeup, manicure and pedicure. Advanced studies can include, but not be limited to artificial nails, waxing, advanced cut/color and designing and airbrushed makeup.
Where can a Cosmetologist work?
A licensed cosmetologist is in demand! Indiana offers self – employment with the newly licensed Mobile Salon Opportunity!
Employment can be found in salons, spas, day spas, hotels, cruise ships, and resorts. For those that continue to learn, employment can be found in education, demonstration and platform work.
When and how can I find employment?
There is no charge for DR alumni employment referrals.
Employment with the proper certification can be yours within 30 days of graduation.
Gainful Employment Disclosures:
Program Details:
  • Program Requirements
    High School Diploma/GED
    Interview, Tour, Class Observation and Orientation.
  • Program Length
    1500 Clock Hours
  • Program Cost
    $15,900* Beginning for the January 22, 2018 Full Time Enrollees
    Price includes books & equipment.
    No deposit required.
  • Program Begins
    Cosmetology classes begin monthly.
  • Graduation
    A diploma is issued at graduation.
  • Licensing
    Application can be submitted immediately upon graduation. A license is obtained and maintained through the State of Indiana.

Who is a qualified Instructor?
In the State of Indiana an instructor must complete a program of not less than 1000 hours, graduate from an approved school, and obtain a license from the State of Indiana.
What does an Instructor Do?
A successful instructor has the professional skills, academic and technical education to provide education in a public/ private school as well as for manufactures and companies within the cosmetology industry.
Where can an Instructor work?
A licensed instructor that holds multiple undergraduates licenses is in demand!
Employment can be found in large corporations, private companies, public schools and private schools,. Educators with a license to teach can also be to do demonstration and platform work.
When and how can I find employment?
There is no charge for DR alumni employment referrals.
Employment with a license can be yours within 30 days of graduation.
Gainful Employment Disclosure:
Program Details:
  • Program Requirements
    High School Diploma/GED and program dependent license
    Interview, Tour, Class Observation and Orientation.
  • Program Length
    1000 Clock Hours
  • Program Cost
    $8,100
    Price includes books.
    No deposit required.
  • Program Begins
    Instructor classes begin monthly.
  • Graduation
    A diploma is issued at graduation.
  • Licensing
    Application can be submitted immediately upon graduation. A license is obtained and maintained through the State of Indiana.

What is Continuing Education?
Continuing Education is advanced training in the program dependent licensure you have already completed. Continuing Education is not required in the state of Indiana at this time.
What does Continuing Education Accomplish?
Continuing Education helps enhance your professional skills, academic and technical education. It will boost your overall career, allow you to be more marketable for employment opportunities, give you necessary educational training for multiple state reciprocity and benefit you by staying current in our ever changing industry.
When and how can I find employment?
There is no charge for DR alumni employment referrals.
Employment with a license can be yours within 30 days of graduation.
Program Details:
  • Requirements
    High School Diploma/GED & Program Dependent Licensure
    Interview, Tour, Class Observation and Orientation.
  • Program Length
    4 Clock Hour Time Blocks – Packages to be discussed prior to enrollment.
  • Graduation
    Continuing Education Certification upon completion

Frequently Asked Questions