Certificate in Cosmetology – Phoenix & Chandler, Arizona

Do you have a love for hair, makeup and beauty products? Do you want to make people feel glamorous and beautiful? If so, then cosmetology school is the perfect place for you. If you are looking for an exciting, rewarding, competitive job with good earning potential then you are in the right place! Cosmetology school is a great way to get your foot in the door and start building a career that you love. At Turning Point Beauty School you will get trained by highly respected industry professionals in topics including hair care, hair cutting, hair styling, hair coloring, hair coloring, hair tinting, hair bleaching, hair treatments, nail art, depilation, makeup art, skin care, facials, waxing, and more. You will also learn about the latest trends in the industry so you can make sure your clients receive the best treatment and become repeat clients who refer you over and over again.

A career in cosmetology isn’t just about learning how to do hair and makeup; it teaches students how to be confident in business and have an entrepreneurial mindset by giving them essential skills they’ll need once they graduate. The program covers topics from hair care to skin care to day-to-day management tasks like running a salon. 

Cosmetology School is a place where you can follow your dream career and make the world a more beautiful place, literally. After impact on our daily lives by making people feel good about themselves, which can lead to better health and mental wellness. From hair care for all ages, genders, and ethnicities to skin care treatments; there are endless opportunities in cosmetology. 

Turning Point Beauty School teaches students how to work with clients of all backgrounds through various courses like makeup application, haircutting techniques, manicures, pedicures, nail care, facials/skin treatments (chemical peels), waxing services, etc. With these skills under your belt you will be able to take care of whatever comes your way in a salon.

Course Description:

Graduate Certificate in Cosmetology
Program Length: 54 Weeks

A student shall spend 1600 hours in the study of cosmetology which is concerned with the science of beautifying and Improving the complexion, skin, hair, and nails of the human body. 14 months are the usual contracted time for the completion of the required 1600 hours. All students are trained to salon entry level, with the capability to successfully pass the State Board Exam and receive a license.

  • Cosmetology Curriculum

    1,600 hours

    • Theory of Cosmetology, Arizona Cosmetology Rules and Laws
    • Monitor Duties, Salesmanship, Ethics, and Salon Management
    • Chemical Hair Restructuring, Including Permanent Waving and Chemical
    • Relaxing, Specifically Thioglycolate and Sodium Hydroxide
    • Hair Coloring, Including Tinting and Bleaching
    • Hair Cutting
    • Hairstyling, Pressing, Thermal Curling and Waxing
    • Facials, and Make-Up, Including Massage, Physical, and Chemical
    • Depilatories
    • Massage
    • Manicuring, Pedicuring: Sculpture Nails, Extensions, Wraps, Overlay and Chemical Removal
    • Shampooing, Conditioning, Re-Conditioning Rinse, Application and Chemical Remover
    • Scalp Treatment & Brushing
    • Electricity and Light Therapy as Related to the Practice of Cosmetology
    • Creative Preference
    • Disinfection Procedures
  • Cosmetology Financial Statistics

    • $18,204 for in-state tuition and fees
    • $16,800 for out-of-state tuition and fees
    • $1,404 for books and supplies
    • Typical graduates leave the program with $10,379 in debt
    • The typical monthly loan payment is $115 per month in student loans with an interest rate of 6%


    The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion.

    Please note that this information is subject to change.

  • Cosmetology Graduation & Employment Statistics


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Possible Career Opportunities for Program Graduates:

Licensed Cosmetologist:

  • Hair Stylist
  • Facial Expert
  • Make-Up Artist
  • Permanent Wave Technician
  • Nail Technician
  • Shop Manager/Supervisor
  • Hair Colorist

Related Jobs in Education Field:

  • Cosmetology Schools
  • Instructor in Cosmetology
  • Supervisor or Director
  • School Owner
  • Sales in Beauty Manufacturers
  • Sales in Store Cosmetic Department

Outside of Schools or Salons:

  • State Board Inspector
  • State Board Member
  • Education Director or Manufacturer
  • Teacher – Trainer
  • Guest Artists (Hair styling, Colorist, Make-up, Etc.)



Phoenix Campus

5127 W. Indian School Road
Suite 125
Phoenix, AZ 85031
Phone: (623) 846-1476

Chandler Campus

2081 N. Arizona Ave
Suite 121
Chandler, AZ 85225
Phone: (480) 573-8410

Learn more about enrollment

All programs start every 4 weeks. Classes start the first Tuesday of each month, with continuously rotating curriculum.


About Turning Point

At Turning Point Beauty College, located in Phoenix and Chandler, Arizona, we prepare our students for successful careers in the beauty industry as licensed cosmetologists, including cosmetology instructor training, and nail technology. As a future cosmetology professional, you’ll be trained hands-on in professional techniques and business skills. When you graduate from Turning Point, you take our name with you—which includes a reputation for innovation and excellence, and a longstanding commitment to quality. We proudly serve the Phoenix, Glendale, Mesa, Chandler, and Tucson surrounding areas.


Phoenix Campus:
(623) 846-1476

Chandler Campus:
(480) 573-8410

Phoenix Campus:
5127 W. Indian School Road
Suite 125
Phoenix, AZ 85031
Chandler Campus:
2081 N. Arizona Avenue
Suite 121
Chandler, AZ 85225

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