Are you looking for a program that will help you gain the licensing and experience you need to launch your career in the beauty industry? Do you want to refine your skills, learn new techniques, and work with real customers in an environment that will help you learn how to avoid potential mistakes as you make clients look and feel their best? At Nathan Layne Institute of Cosmetology, we have many years of experience helping our students obtain the skills they need to excel in beauty-centric careers.

If you’re passionate about taking your career to the next level, whether you’re looking for the chance to work in a spa or a salon, we have the program that’s right for you. Look at our wide range of courses to learn more about the one that might be the right fit for you and how they can benefit you as you get ready to launch your exciting career in the beauty industry. Already know which program is right for you? Are you ready to begin the enrollment process? We’re standing by to help you launch your education.

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Now’s the perfect time to pursue a career in cosmetology, esthetics or barbering. We’ll even help you find a job after you graduate! We offer financial aid to those who qualify and our schedule allows you to have the perfect school/life balance.


At Nathan Layne Institute, our cosmetology program offers instruction on a wide range of skills that will allow you to take your career to the next level. You’ll learn hairdressing and anatomy lessons that will help you make your clients look and feel their best while also learning theories that will help you create your own designs and strategies. Furthermore, you’ll learn how to network, market yourself and your business, and get the word out there about your skills, certifications, and overall capability. Our classes include instruction from experienced professionals, regular guest lectures, and weekly visits from our owners that will all help get you ready for your future career as a cosmetologist. If you’re looking for a program that will help you hit the salon or spa floor running, this is the perfect program to prepare you for your future career.



When you’re ready to take your cosmetology experience to the next level, instructor training will help you get there. During our instructor training course, you’ll learn how to prepare others for the same level of professional success you once sought. Not only will you learn advanced techniques and strategies that you might not have had the chance to learn in your own cosmetology training course, but you’ll also learn more about how to share those skills with others. In addition to traditional classroom time, you’ll have the chance to observe current cosmetology students as they work on their beauty school clients and provide them with feedback that will help improve their skills and increase their successes. If you’re looking for a great way to make an impact, going through training to become a beauty educator is a great way to move your career forward, open new doors, and reach new heights.



In our esthetics program, you’ll learn all about skin care, makeup artistry, and more. Develop the skills to fully utilize and apply a variety of body treatments that will help your clients kick back, relax, and address potential skin challenges they may be suffering from Our esthetics program incorporates more than 600 hours of training in a wide range of potential skincare techniques, including makeup artistry. Each week, we’ll bring in new professional guests so that our students will have the chance to learn and practice new techniques and skills. After 60 hours in the classroom, our students will have the opportunity to practice techniques and treatments in the student spa, where they’ll interact with real guests, get to know more about their needs, and find techniques that will help them achieve their goals.

Through this intensive course of study, students will become incredibly comfortable and familiar with a wide range of potential skin care treatments and techniques, which can help prepare them for professional success outside the classroom.



Giving a great manicure is about so much more than just picking out colors or figuring out how to apply the right coats of polish. When you give a manicure, you want to offer your clients the expertise of an artist–and our manicuring/nail technology program is expressly designed to help you do exactly that. The manicuring/nail technology program is the newest program offered by the Nathan Layne Institute. With its 400 hours of training, it will provide you with a foundational understanding of the nail industry and everything it has to offer.

Learn more about everything from sanitary techniques to the best artistic techniques and latest styles. In our salon, all services are provided by students under the supervision of licensed professionals, which means that as a student, you’ll have the opportunity to try out a variety of techniques that meet real client needs.



With our professional barbering program, you’ll do more than just learn to cut hair. Nathan Layne Institute of Cosmetology prepares students for the state licensing exam, as well as the business and management side of barbering. With this combined focus on the technical, financial, and marketing aspects of barbering, plus our job placement assistance, you’ll graduate poised to enter the workforce and build your brand.