Become a professional in less than one year


Jenny Lea Academy of Cosmetology students learn all aspects of the Cosmetology field using the Milady training system. The program taught is called Milady Standard Cosmetology and the course books used are The Essential Companion (Study Guide) and Exam Review. You will be well trained in an assortment of cosmetology fundamentals including the following:

  • Hair-cutting & Hair-styling

  • Comprehensive Makeup Application

  • Facial Waxing

  • Manicures & Pedicures

  • Cutting Edge Color Application

  • Chemical Hair Treatments

  • Salon Business

The program is 1500 hours; 10-12 months (on a full-time schedule) at a cost of $13,700 for tuition, $1,300 for books and supplies and $100 registration fee.

Full-Time Cosmetology or Barber Class Schedule: Tuesday – Saturday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Part-Time Cosmetology or Barber Class Schedule: Tuesday – Friday, 8:30 am – 1:00 pm, Saturday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm   (On a part-time schedule, the cosmetology or barber program will take 15-17 months to complete.)

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Standard Occupational Code for cosmetology is SOC 39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists. For further information and summary of the occupations available click here.