Cosmetology Program

Looking to unleash your creative potential in the beauty industry? Brillare’s cosmetology program teaches valuable skills and techniques in hair, skin, and nail care to help students launch their careers.

Master the Art of Beauty Through Cosmetology

Looking for a career that allows you to embrace your creative side, make connections, and earn a good wage? As one of the premier cosmetology schools in Cleveland, TN, and Chattanooga, TN, Brillare Beauty Institute can give you the tools and skills you need to become a licensed cosmetologist. Our students have gone on to work in upscale salons or start their own businesses with the help of our hands-on training and student-run spa experience.

A Breakdown of Brillare’s Full Cosmetology Program

Whether you’re just starting or looking to advance your skills, Brillare’s program is designed to provide the knowledge and training you need to succeed. Our Cosmetology Diploma Program is approximately one year long with two levels: C:100 and C:200, totaling 1,500 contact hours over one year.

Hands-On Classroom Training and Preparation

Your first 300 hours of training take place in our hands-on classroom. Unlike other schools, our class isn’t a lecture hall or filled with books; instead, you’ll receive a more personalized learning experience.

Use your workstation to practice on mannequins, learn the fundamentals of salon management, and work one on one with experienced instructors who have been in the industry for years and come from all over the country to teach our students. The world of hairstyling is constantly evolving—having access to our experienced instructors provides valuable, unmatched insight.

Brillare’s Core Services

  • Cutting
  • Color Mixing and Application
  • Shampooing
  • Styling Techniques
  • Perms
  • Advanced Color/Cutting Techniques
  • Basic and Advanced Skin Care
  • Manicures
  • Pedicures
  • And More!
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Our Program Objectives

  • To develop the knowledge and understanding of the theory of cosmetology, as well as the skill and appreciation of the practice of cosmetology.
  • To develop good habits in the safe and sanitary performance of duties and to recognize the importance of these habits in the interest of self as well as others.
  • To learn the proper care and use of supplies and equipment for the application of cosmetic treatments.
  • To prepare students for the state board examination and obtain a cosmetology license.

Learn How Students Succeed in Our Beauty School Programs

Over the years, our students have gone on to do great things in the beauty industry. Learn more about some of their greatest achievements and how you can become one of them.

A Timeline of Your Enrollment

Here’s a glance at what your time as a Brillare student will look like:

In the First 300 Hours…

Familiarize yourself with introductory material, such as:

  • Tennessee state exam content, along with practical and written exams
  • The use of mannequins for cut, color, and advanced style techniques
  • The fundamentals of working in a salon

The Next 1,200 Hours…

Build on your developmental skills and experience by:

  • Working in the salon after an hour of classroom activities at the beginning of the day
  • Furthering skills and content, like how to sell retail and book clients
  • Developing specific skill sets and techniques
  • Learning from stylists from around the country

Discover the Immersive SalonSpa Experience

After your classroom training, you’ll advance to our onsite SalonSpa. At this stage, you can develop skills like:

  • Manicure/pedicure training
  • All facets of hair color, cut, and shampoo/blowout
  • Linking to multiple color lines and how to use color for different brands

We’ll also teach you how to work with clients, book appointments, ensure returning clients, sell retail products, and develop the professionalism that will make you valuable to any employer. Thanks to Brillare’s dedication to going above and beyond, we have a 1:10 teacher-to-student ratio! This means someone will always be available to answer any questions as you learn how to work in a real salon and perform your skills on customers.

Why Brillare’s Cosmetology Program Is Above the Rest

By signing up for cosmetology school through Brillare, students benefit from:

Experienced and Dedicated Faculty

Our faculty is made up of experienced professionals who are passionate about teaching and guiding aspiring cosmetologists. They are dedicated to helping you succeed and are committed to providing the highest quality of education.

Extra Focus on Career Placement

We understand the importance of finding employment after completing your cosmetology program. That’s why we offer career placement assistance to all of our students. Our dedicated team will help you with insider knowledge and job search strategies to increase your chances of landing your dream job. Plus, we help you prepare for the state practical and written exams by giving you a practice exam in our student-run salon and spa.

Financial Options for Everyone

Finances should never be a barrier to pursuing your dream career. That’s why we offer a range of financial aid options, including our Professionalism Scholarship, Alumni Grant, and flexible payment plans. Our financial aid advisors will work with you to find the best solution for your situation.

What Are the Average Costs of Cosmetology School?

  • Tuition: $16,500
  • Professional-Grade Kit: $1,975
  • Fees: $300
  • Total: $18,775

Our Financial Aid office will help you afford these costs so you can make your dream career a reality.

Get Affordable Training With Outstanding Results

Don’t let the cost of cosmetology school stop you. Find out what types of financial aid you qualify for today.

Learn About Enrollment Today

Are you ready to launch your beauty career? Or are you looking for SalonSpa services? Whatever your needs are, feel free to reach out to us at Brillare Beauty Institute today. We can help you find what you’re looking for.