Cosmetology Program

1500 Hours

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Cosmetology (1500 hours)

Our cosmetology (hairdressing) program transitions you from a creative, willing learner to a confident, licensed hair professional ready to jump into a career. In a positive, “I CAN” learning environment, we deliver the highest quality of hands-on education.

This program provides technical skills and soft skills training to ensure you don’t just pass your state board test—but that you’ll succeed in this industry.

You will learn

  • Hair cutting, color and styling (bulk of your training)
  • How to work on REAL clients on our student salon floor
  • Manicures and pedicures for natural nails
  • Waxing
  • Makeup (advanced makeup courses are available)
  • State Board test preparation
  • Customer service, rebooking and retailing
  • Soft skills, business knowledge and marketing basics
  • Career opportunities
  • Resume/portfolio development and interviewing best practices

We’ll Even Help You Find a Job Once You Graduate. True Story.

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Cosmetology Program Schedules

International Institute of Cosmetology has a schedule that will fit YOUR lifestyle, including attending school with time to work and enjoying time off with family and friends.

Wethersfield Campus

Traditional 5 Day Schedule

Start Dates

  • January 6, 2020
  • April 6, 2020 (Postponed)
  • July 13, 2020
  • October 12, 2020

Phase 1 & 4 Schedule

Monday-Friday 8:30AM-3:00PM

Phase 2 & 3 Schedule

Tuesday-Friday 8:30AM-3:00PM
Saturday 8:00AM-2:30PM

3-day Flex Schedule*

Start Date

  • September 21, 2020

Monday, Wednesday & Friday
8:30AM – 7:00PM
*offered once per year

Plainville Campus

Traditional 5 day Schedule

  • January 14, 2020
  • April 14, 2020 (Postponed)
  • July 14, 2020
  • October 13, 2020

Tuesday – Saturday

3-day Flex Schedule*

  • September 22, 2020

Tuesday , Wednesday & Thursday