A Professional Approach

Inspire College of Cosmetology wants to provide the highest quality of education in the exciting field of cosmetology and nail technology. We prepare our students to take and pass the State Board of Cosmetology license exam and prepare them for entry level employment in the field of cosmetology. We want to inspire our students to be the very best they can be.




With our cosmetology program you will be trained for all services in the field of cosmetology including all nail services and skin care. Some of the opportunities for the careers in cosmetology include stylist, make-up artist, platform artist, salon owner, beauty advisers, or operators of a full service salon.

We provide our students training on all the current trends regarding hair cutting and hair coloring techniques.

Our students receive hands-on training as well as classroom instructions.

Courses of study include hygiene, hair cutting, hair coloring, styling, braiding, permanent waving, skin care, nail care, customer relations, business management, along with state sanitation and disinfection laws.

Our Cosmetology course is a 1500 hour program that takes approximately one year to complete.


Nail Tech Program

Nail technology, also known as Manicuring, includes study in general sciences of infection control, nail structure & growth, nail care including nail diseases and disorders.

Students learn the technical skills of manicuring, pedicuring, nail tips, wraps, gels, acrylic nails, business and life skills, along with state sanitation and disinfection laws.

Students are trained with Tammy Taylor acrylic and gel products.

We provide our students training on all current trends in Nail Technology, like gel polish, nail art, and dipped nails.

Our Nail Tech course is a 400 hour program that takes approximately 13 weeks to complete.



Our curriculum provides educational opportunities for everyone, regardless of experience level. Learn all about our application and admissions process below, and get in touch with any questions.

Costs and Subsidies

How We Help

Inspire College of Cosmetology is a privately owned school which keeps our tuition cost lower. We accept low monthly payments of $200.00 a month at 0% interest. We provide $1000.00 scholarships to local schools and accept cash scholarships.

Cosmetology program is $8,500

Nail tech program is $3,500

Academic Requirements

The Information You Need

High School Diploma or GED (High School transcript showing the completion of 10th grade will be accepted instead of diploma)

Admissions Process

Your Gateway to Learning

Applicants must be 17 years old and have proof of successful completion of the tenth grade.

$125.00 Registration Fee

2 – 2x2 passport size photos

Drivers License or Birth Certificate



509 S Jefferson Ave.

 Aurora, Mo 65605