How much does it cost to study beauty school courses?

One of the biggest concerns of future beauty therapy students is how much it will cost to study beauty school courses. Students often worry about how they are going to pay for their studies. Let’s be honest, furthering your studies doesn’t come cheap. If you are looking for quality beauty school courses you will probably have to pay a hefty price.   

John Rushkin once said, “It’s unwise to pay too much, but it’s worse to pay too little. When you pay too much, you lose a little money – that’s all. When you pay too little, you sometimes lose everything, because the thing you bought was incapable of doing the thing it was bought to do. The common law of business balance prohibits paying a little and getting a lot – it can’t be done. If you deal with the lowest bidder, it is well to add something for the risk you run, and if you do that you will have enough to pay for something better.”

The reality is if you want to study quality beauty school courses, it is going to cost. Cheap beauty school courses might be affordable and easy on your budget but you will probably be left disappointed in the end.

The cost of beauty school courses 

How much does it cost to study beauty school courses? What actually determines the price of a beauty school course? Well, it depends on several things, including the type of beauty school, where the school is located and the qualification level of the course.

Type of beauty school

Established beauty schools with accredited beauty courses will most likely be more expensive than beauty schools that offer courses with no recognition. 

Beauty school courses and kits

The course material and kit items also play a big part in the overall costs.

In general, recognised courses will be more expensive than non-credit bearing courses. 

Decent beauty schools with recognised courses will supply their students with quality in-depth course material and kit items; used by professionals. Non-credit bearing courses generally come with basic kit items that can be found in various beauty stores. The course material will also be more vague and cover less beauty related topics.

When deciding on a beauty school course, remember that your qualification, knowledge and skill are most important. When beauty school students apply for a job, the employer will take a look at their qualification and their portfolio; to determine how good their skills are.  

Before you choose a beauty school course, compare courses of different beauty schools. Look at things like the course material, kit items and the qualification you will get. You also have to look at the cost of each course and decide whether the course is worth the price and whether you can afford it.

College SA beauty school courses

College SA offers a variety of beauty school courses. Students can choose from a wide range of courses, including beauty therapy-, nail care-, body massage-, facial skincare-, make-up- and hair removal courses.

You will see that our beauty school courses are not associated with any accreditation body. However, this does not mean that you won't learn anything. Our courses are specially designed for distance learning and focuses on equipping students with the knowledge and skills to work in the beauty industry.

What’s more, our kit items are carefully selected so that you can complete all your beauty assignments and learn how to use various beauty products.

How much does it cost to study one of our beauty school courses? The prices will vary depending on the course, kit items and level of certification. 

We hope that you know have a better idea of what to expect of beauty school courses and what to look out for. Don’t forget, we offer a mixture of beauty therapy courses that you can study via distance learning and pay off in monthly installments. What are you waiting for?