Cosmetology

FORTIS Cosmetology School in Pensacola, Florida

Learn to become a professional cosmetologist. You will learn about the science and art of cosmetology as you practice and apply the different techniques required for haircutting, creative hairstyling, coloring, skin care, facials and much more.

Looking for cosmetology schools in Pensacola, Florida? Then look no further than Fortis! In Florida, Fortis offers beauty school training at our Pensacola campus.

The Cosmetology Program prepares the student to take the cosmetology license exam to be capable of pursuing a career as a cosmetology professional, working in a variety of styling salon environments or operating a private cosmetology business.

Courses at our beauty schools in Florida and Alabama balance the technical skills required in the ever expanding profession of cosmetology with a strong grounding in personal growth and skill and technique development. Cosmetology school students acquire an in-depth competency in fundamental skills necessary for the formation and development of professional cosmetology service relationships. A comprehensive presentation of the science and art of cosmetology provides the student with the background necessary for enhancing communications with clients and supporting confident interaction while offering a wide variety of services, including styling, coloring, nail technology, and facials. Opportunities for learning through practical skill exercises, group processes, lectures and discussions, and hands-on technique practice form the core of this unique program.

Receive Your Cosmetology Diploma from FORTIS in Pensacola, FL

Students learn cosmetology by studying and practicing techniques in a wide range of cosmetology modalities, including haircutting, creative hair styling, coloring, modern nail technology, skin care, chemistry, facials, and salon management. Graduates of our cosmetology schools in Florida or Alabama will be ready to take the cosmetology license exam to obtain either their cosmetology license. Requesting more information today to get started on your journey to becoming a cosmetologist!

Frequently asked questions

  • Who is FORTIS?

    FORTIS is a post-secondary network of colleges and institutes that engages students in a powerful learning and training experience for lifelong growth. With the addition of each new campus, Fortis now offers career-based certificate, diploma and degree-granting programs at more than 40 schools in 15 states.

    FORTIS College and FORTIS Institute campuses prepare students for careers in healthcare, nursing, medical, dental, business, information technology, massage, cosmetology and the skilled trades such as welding and HVAC.FORTIS College Online also offers online learning platforms for a variety of associate degree programs for adults and members of the military community.

  • What are the admission requirements?

    To qualify for admissions, in most cases you must be a high school graduate or its equivalent. All applicants are required to complete a personal information sheet. During a personal interview with our admissions staff, we will review your career goals to help you find the right program to fit your needs.

    Every individual will be given the opportunity to tour the facility, meet with Financial Aid, and enroll in the next available classes. Please contact your local campus Admission representative for more information on admission requirements.

  • How much does the program cost?

    Tuition varies from program and campus. Speak with an admissions representative for more details.

  • Is financial aid available?

    You've got obligations and responsibilities already, so financing your education is going to be a real concern. At FORTIS, we understand that. That's why FORTIS helps our students to learn about government and private loans and other financial aid options that are available to those who qualify to help finance the cost of building the foundation for your new career.

    • We work every day with working adults and career changers who have complex financial situations, and get them the information to help them to determine the financing for their education that will work the best for them.
    • We have financial aid offices on every campus so students can continue to find and act on important information they need to continue on their path to success
    • We are flexible and pragmatic in our approach. Our instructors, counselors, professors, and staff understand and will work with you if it becomes difficult to keep up your studies or if you need time off.
  • Does FORTIS help me find a job after graduation?

    At FORTIS, our Career Services professionals are committed to successfully supporting our graduates to secure employment in entry-level positions. Through career development, including professionalism, motivation, resume development, dress for success, interview coaching and the maintenance of ethical standards, we empower our graduates with the skills necessary to approach a job interview ready for success.

    FORTIS operates a Career Services Center at each campus to assist graduates with career placement. FORTIS provides career placement assistance to our graduates. As graduation approaches, students get the opportunity to meet with the Director of Career Services during their last semester to discuss career services available for their individual job search. As a graduate, you will want employment that reflects your skills, training, and allows for professional growth and development. Career Services is committed to helping you find the right fit for you.

  • Is FORTIS accredited?

    If you’re looking for accredited colleges or vocational schools, you have come to the right place! While each campus varies in program offerings, accrediting bodies, and specific programmatic accreditations, all are institutionally accredited! Each of our colleges and institutes are institutionally accredited by one of the following accrediting bodies:

    • Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)
    • Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)
    • Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS)
    • Accrediting Commission of the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET)
    • Accrediting Commission of the Council on Occupational Education (COE)

    See each school's campus page or click on the CONSUMER INFO button on the right to view individual campus or programmatic accreditations.

Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.

Program Costs and Career Outcomes

Cosmetology
Diploma (CIP Code: 12.0401)
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