Cosmetology - Riverland


Why Choose Cosmetology?

Ever dreamt of a career where job offers come knocking the moment you graduate? That's the reality for Riverland cosmetology program grads! Dive into a world where every day brings new challenges and styles, keeping your career fresh and exciting. Become a licensed pro and stay on the cutting-edge of beauty trends.

Get Licensed & Ready

Under the guidance of the Minnesota Board of Cosmetologist Examiners, our program equips you with everything you need to shine in the beauty industry. With 1,550 hours of comprehensive training in our state-of-the-art salon, you'll master hair, skin, and nail care. Plus, get a grip on the essentials like Minnesota's statutes and rules, chemistry, and safety. Ready to become a licensed cosmetologist? We'll get you there, with classes covering everything from retailing to human relations in the workplace.

What You'll Learn

  • Introduction to Hair Design
  • Mastering Manicuring
  • The Art of Hair Coloring
  • Advanced Chemical Procedures
  • The Secrets of Skin Care

Want more? Check out the full course list!

Flexible Student Schedule

Balance is key. That's why our schedule is designed to let you work, play, and study without missing a beat. Enjoy a timetable that fits your life, complete your training in just 15 months, and don't miss out on those precious family moments.

  • Mondays to Wednesdays: 8 AM - 3:15 PM
  • Thursdays: 12 PM - 7:15 PM

Funding Your Future

Worried about costs? Don't be. Riverland offers a variety of scholarships to support your education journey. For more details on how to apply and make your cosmetology dreams a reality, visit Riverland Foundation Scholarships.

Take the Next Step

Eager to learn more and embark on this exciting journey? Fill out our program inquiry form now! A friendly faculty or admissions member will get back to you with all the information you need to get started. Your dream career in cosmetology is just a form away!

Meet Our Expert Cosmetology Faculty

Riverland instructors are licensed by both the Minnesota Board of Cosmetologist Examiners and the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System. Our typical student to teacher ratio is just 17 to 1, which means plenty of personal attention. We focus on students as individuals rather than as a group. You can look forward to being ready to style your career in the way that suits you best!

Rhonda BeselRhonda Besel
Cosmetology Instructor

Lisa SimonLisa Simon
Cosmetology Instructor

Jessica StudnikaJessica Studnicka
Cosmetology Instructor

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Last Updated: April 8, 2024

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