• Cosmetology School Training in Lafayette, LA

    If you're looking for a Cosmetology school in Lafayette Parish that is dedicated to preparing you for your Louisiana state board licensing exam - and your potential future as a cosmetologist - our school of cosmetology may be the place for you.(1)

    Ours is more than just a hair school or beauty school. Since 2008 we've offered training in the art, science, and business of cosmetology, the chance to work with real clients in a fully equipped student salon, and an opportunity to learn from experienced instructors.

    Call or request more information about our Cosmetology school in Lafayette, Louisiana.

    Why Seek Hands-On Training at Remington College School of Cosmetology in Lafayette?

    • We have four Cosmetology classrooms at our Lafayette Campus, plus a modern student salon environment where our students can practice their learned skills later in the program.
    • Our cosmetology classes use BaByliss® thermal tools, Matrix® products along with the Matrix CRAFT® system, and products from industry leaders like Design Essentials®, Pevonia®, OPI®, and more.
    • Our students enjoy the haircutting and hair-coloring classes because of the experience they receive in cutting and coloring techniques and the fact that they can see immediate results.
    • Students also enjoy accumulating the equipment, tools, and products that make up their very own Cosmetology kit, which is valued at more than $2,000 and is included in the cost of tuition!

    How You'll Fit into Our Student Salon in Lafayette, LA:

    Our Cosmetology students begin training in our fully equipped student salon after they complete 375 hours of their 12-month diploma program.(2)

    About 20 Lafayette cosmetology school students at a time can work in the salon area, along with two students in the facial area, two at the pedicure stations, one in the make-up area, and four at the manicure stations. An instructor oversees the student salon at all times, along with other available staff. The setting can accommodate up to 29 clients.

    Students work with clients just as they would in a real salon, providing services like haircuts, styles, manicures, pedicures, facials, waxes, and chemical services such as hair coloring, relaxers, and permanent waves.

    They also have a chance to earn recognition for their hard work in the form of awards like Student of the Week, Most Professional Student, and Student of the Month, which are presented during our weekly Cosmetology Department assemblies.

    Learn more about the hands-on training in our cosmetology diploma program.

    Student Activities at Our Lafayette Cosmetology School

    Since we began in 2008, our Lafayette Cosmetology training program has hosted educators from Matrix, Pevonia skin care, Design Essentials, OPI, and many other product providers. Our students can earn certifications from these visitors after completing their product training sessions.

    Our students also takes part in groups, activities, and events like:

    • Sponsoring two students in the annual Junior Style Stars cosmetology competition.
    • Offering cosmetology services in support of the Acadiana Youth program.
    • Helping with community service events, like the MDA lockup to fight muscular dystrophy, as part of membership in our Campus-based honor society, the Remington Order of Cosmetology Scholars (ROCS).
    • Taking field trips to various locations in Lafayette Parish, such as to a local non-profit organization to style wigs offered to patients who have lost their hair due to cancer treatments or other causes.
    • Volunteering at spa nights for cancer patients through the Miles Perret Center.
    • Cuts for Kids: This past year, the Lafayette Campus provided a record 498 haircuts to school-aged children as part of this promotion.
    • Prom Night Makeovers: Our students feel great helping high school students get ready to attend their prom in style.