New York | Arizona

Explore styles and techniques in hair cutting, styling and makeup in this comprehensive program

(NY-1000 hours, AZ-1600 hours). From a foundation of theoretical knowledge, you will practice and perfect your techniques and learn professional business-building skills. Upon completion, you’ll be prepared for a career as a hair stylist or hair technician.

Career Opportunities

Build your foundation as a Carsten Institute of Cosmetology graduate to enter the field of Hair Stylist, Skin Care Specialist, Makeup Artist, Studio Hairdresser, Platform Artist, Educator, or Salon Owner.


Hair Styling, Cutting and Color, Skin and Nail Care, Makeup, Hair Relaxing/Restructuring, Anatomy and Physiology, Chemistry, Clinic Practice, Personal/Career Development.


Day/Night and Part-Time classes are available. Contact an Admissions Advisor for more information to explore your education options.

Regarding classes offered in Spanish, please contact the New York Institute.