Brillare has a location in Chattanooga, TN, but we want to serve students from all over the state. Some students prefer to move to Chattanooga while they study cosmetology or esthetics at Brillare, and it’s easy to see why. While the city slumped in the middle of the 20th century, it has revived itself over the past few decades. Chattanooga is experiencing a renaissance that draws new residents and tourists from all over the country. Here’s what you should know about moving to Chattanooga, Tennessee, to study at Brillare Beauty Institute.
What Are the Best Parts of Chattanooga?
Chattanooga has so many great parts that it’s difficult to choose the best ones. One great aspect is the scenery, so much so that Chattanooga is now known as Scenic City. It has a fantastic river walk along the Tennessee River, as well as multiple parks with great walking paths and views of the city. If you like mountains, Chattanooga has those. In fact, Lookout Mountain and Signal Mountain are two popular tourist attractions for hiking and communing with nature. Overall, Chattanooga is a beautiful place to live.
Chattanooga pairs these gorgeous views with a thriving small city atmosphere. Downtown Chattanooga and the city’s North Shore area have many local eateries and music venues where people meet up to have fun. You can also visit many small businesses and do your shopping there. Some of these small businesses include local salons that we partner with. When you visit those salons, you can assess them as future places of employment. You can also consider whether you’d like to live in Chattanooga after you graduate from Brillare.
What’s the Cost of Living in Chattanooga, TN?
The cost of living in Chattanooga, Tennessee, is much lower than the national average, so it’s a good place for our students to live and work. For example, the average home price in Chattanooga was $174,667 in 2019, while the national average for home prices in 2019 was $232,933. Similarly, the average rent in Chattanooga was $802 in 2019, while the national rent average was around $1,475 in 2019. These lower prices make Chattanooga a great place to study cosmetology or esthetics. You can save on rent or mortgage payments and focus on attending school and starting your beauty career.
Is Chattanooga a Family-Friendly City?
Yes, Chattanooga is very family friendly. In fact, over half of Chattanooga’s citizens live in family households. We understand that some of our students are raising children while they attend beauty school, and we’re proud to be located in a city that caters to families. Chattanooga has several good school districts in its metro area, including the Hamilton County School District, among others. It also has many different parks and playgrounds, as well as family-friendly tourist attractions, like the Creative Discovery Museum. Overall, Chattanooga is a great place to raise your family while you study to become a licensed cosmetologist or esthetician.
Learn more about the Brillare student experience in Chattanooga.
Brillare is a great place to attend beauty school not just because of our location, but because we are a nonprofit that puts our students first. We offer our students hands-on cosmetology and esthetics training from day one, and we help them apply for financial aid, among other services. Also, once our students complete their required classroom hours, we have them work in our student-run SalonSpa, where they perform services on clients and gain the experience that will help them long after they graduate. We also provide professional-grade kits that our students can take with them throughout their careers. Overall, Brillare is here to help you become a successful beauty professional.
Start Studying at Brillare’s Chattanooga Location
If you want to enroll at Brillare’s Chattanooga location, reach out to us today. We provide the training you need in an urban environment you’ll love. You can discover everything Chattanooga has to offer while you attend classes. Come check out our Chattanooga campus today to determine whether it’s a good fit for you. If you want to live in a city setting with a small-town feel, Chattanooga may be the perfect place for you to live, study, and work.