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Cosmetology Instructor

Our cosmetology instructor training has everything you need to begin a career as a cosmetology instructor. If you have a desire to be the teacher you always wanted, Paul Mitchell The School Murfreesboro meets all of the state requirements for licensed cosmetology instructors, including theory, teaching experiences, and hours. In our cosmetology instructor program, you will learn from excelent examples of your own Learning Leaders how to teach students in a careful and effective manner. The areas of emphasis that our cosmetology teacher training covers include learning how to teach theory, learning to grade and record theory tests and worksheets, and preparing students to pass the state board exam. You will learn all of the intricacies and subtle methods for effective teaching, blending the needed information with a deeper level of understanding for your students. It is these details that will make the Paul Mitchell difference so obvious to your future students.

Student Kit

One of the most exciting days for our Future Professionals is the day they get to unwrap their very own professional kit. It's packed with all the essentials—hot styling tools, mannequin heads, scissors and clips, and much more—so you're ready to succeed in school and launch your dream career.

IPad Included

When you have the latest technology and resources at your fingertips, you'll be more successful in school and in your career. That's why every Future Professional at Paul Mitchell The School Murfreesboro receives an iPad with their student kit, giving them on-the-go access to schoolwork, career advice from industry leaders, Paul Mitchell cutting and coloring apps, and much more.

We like to call it The Career Connector Tablet.  Click here

How Much Will It Cost?

School Supplies, Kit, And Tuition Costs

Tuition: $2,100.00

Application Fee (nonrefundable): $100.00

Kit Sales Tax (nonrefundable): $117.25

Kit, Equipment, Textbook, Supplies (nonrefundable): $1,200.00

*Student’s who have their own ipad the cost of the kit will be $700.00+$68.25(tax)

Drop Fee: $100.00

How long will it take?

School Required Hours

Commitment to Complete Program: 300 hours

When can I get Started?

Class Start Dates

  • Please see the Admissions Leader for specific start dates. - Cosmetology Instructor (Daytime)

Student Educational Materials

Students are responsible to purchase a Paul Mitchell Kit at an additional cost from the tuition. Please note that students are responsible for the purchase of stationary supplies. Textbook and educational materials may be purchased separately, which may discount kit costs. The kit includes:

  • 1 The Skill Cards, ISBN N/A, $26.25
  • 1 The Cutting System App, ISBN N/A, $199.00
  • 1 Men's Cutting System DVD, ISBN N/A, $162.50
  • 1 The Color System App, ISBN N/A, $199.00
  • 1 The Makeup System App, ISBN N/A, $40.00
  • 1 The Mini-Color Swatch Book, ISBN N/A, $N/A
  • 1 Connecting to My Future Book, ISBN 0-9743205-0-1, $19.95
  • 1 Be Nice (Or Else!) Book, ISBN-13: 978-0-974-993-99-7, $23.95
  • 1 Plugged In (includes access to Master's library)
  • 1 Paul Mitchell Product Guide Workbook, $2.50
  • 1 Black Messenger Bag
  • 1 Dollar Camp App, ISBN N/A, $N/A
  • 1 Nobility App, ISBN N/A, $N/A

Students are required to have an Apple iPad that is IOS 8 compatible and above. If the student does not

have an iPad they will be able to add an Ipad Air 2 to their kit for an additional $500 plus tax.

Required Textbooks

  • 1 Milady’s Master Educator Student Course Book, 3rd Edition; ISBN-13: 9781133693697, $161.50
  • 1 Milady’s Master Educator Exam Review, 3rd Edition; ISBN-13: 9781133776598, $48.50

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