Best Cosmetology Colleges in New York

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in New York that offer Cosmetology degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 53 Cosmetology schools located within New York. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Cosmetology Colleges in New York for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Empire Beauty School-Manhattan New York, NY

Empire Beauty School-Manhattan offers 1 Cosmetology Degree program. It's a private school in a large city. In 2015, 365 students graduated in the study area of Cosmetology with students earning 365 Certificates degrees.

2 Elite Academy of Beauty Arts Brooklyn, NY

Elite Academy of Beauty Arts offers 0 Cosmetology Degree programs. It's a private school in a large city.

3 Long Island Beauty School-Hauppauge Hauppauge, NY

Long Island Beauty School-Hauppauge offers 1 Cosmetology Degree program. It's a private school in a large suburb. In 2015, 175 students graduated in the study area of Cosmetology with students earning 175 Certificates degrees.

4 Paul Mitchell the School-Schenectady Schenectady, NY

Paul Mitchell the School-Schenectady offers 1 Cosmetology Degree program. It's a private school in a small city. In 2015, 72 students graduated in the study area of Cosmetology with students earning 72 Certificates degrees.

5 Arrojo Cosmetology School New York, NY

Arrojo Cosmetology School offers 1 Cosmetology Degree program. It's a private school in a large city. In 2015, 60 students graduated in the study area of Cosmetology with students earning 60 Certificates degrees.

6 Brittany Beauty School Levittown, NY

Brittany Beauty School offers 1 Cosmetology Degree program. It's a private school in a large suburb. In 2015, 93 students graduated in the study area of Cosmetology with students earning 93 Certificates degrees.

7 Westchester School of Beauty Culture Mount Vernon, NY

Westchester School of Beauty Culture offers 1 Cosmetology Degree program. It's a private school in a large suburb. In 2015, 69 students graduated in the study area of Cosmetology with students earning 69 Certificates degrees.

8 Hair Design Institute at Fifth Avenue-Brooklyn Brooklyn, NY

Hair Design Institute at Fifth Avenue-Brooklyn offers 1 Cosmetology Degree program. It's a private school in a large city. In 2015, 103 students graduated in the study area of Cosmetology with students earning 103 Certificates degrees.

9 Brittany Beauty School Bronx, NY

Brittany Beauty School offers 1 Cosmetology Degree program. It's a private school in a large city. In 2015, 100 students graduated in the study area of Cosmetology with students earning 100 Certificates degrees.

10 Hair Design Institute at Fifth Avenue-New York New York, NY

Hair Design Institute at Fifth Avenue-New York offers 1 Cosmetology Degree program. It's a private school in a large city. In 2015, 134 students graduated in the study area of Cosmetology with students earning 134 Certificates degrees.

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University Logo Empire Beauty School-Manhattan New York, NY 24 : 1 566
University Logo Elite Academy of Beauty Arts Brooklyn, NY
University Logo Long Island Beauty School-Hauppauge Hauppauge, NY 19 : 1 227
University Logo Paul Mitchell the School-Schenectady Schenectady, NY 17 : 1 97
University Logo Arrojo Cosmetology School New York, NY 15 : 1 86
University Logo Brittany Beauty School Levittown, NY 13 : 1 114
University Logo Westchester School of Beauty Culture Mount Vernon, NY 26 : 1 76
University Logo Hair Design Institute at Fifth Avenue-Brooklyn Brooklyn, NY 12 : 1 114
University Logo Brittany Beauty School Bronx, NY 29 : 1 143
University Logo Hair Design Institute at Fifth Avenue-New York New York, NY 10 : 1 107
University Logo Cactus Academy Garden City, NY 17 : 1 148
University Logo Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers Nanuet, NY 12 : 1 210
University Logo American Beauty School Bronx, NY 24 : 1 185
University Logo Long Island Beauty School-Hempstead Hempstead, NY 15 : 1 129
University Logo Academy of Cosmetology and Esthetics NYC Staten Island, NY 16 : 1 91
University Logo Empire Beauty School-Queens Astoria, NY 27 : 1 133
Aveda Institute-New York Aveda Institute-New York New York, NY 23 : 1 203
University Logo Continental School of Beauty Culture-Mattydale Mattydale, NY 19 : 1 217
Carsten Institute of Cosmetology Carsten Institute of Cosmetology New York, NY 22 : 1 130
University Logo Continental School of Beauty Culture-Rochester Rochester, NY 19 : 1 259
University Logo Continental School of Beauty Culture-West Seneca West Seneca, NY 15 : 1 103
University Logo Adirondack Beauty School Glens Falls, NY 23 : 1 23
University Logo Midway Paris Beauty School Ridgewood, NY 24 : 1 93
University Logo Empire Beauty School-Peekskill Peekskill, NY 11 : 1 42
University Logo John Paolo's Xtreme Beauty Institute-Goldwell Product Artistry Ballston Spa, NY 7 : 1 37

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Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 54 Colleges 3,422 Graduates
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