Do you have the passion for helping others? Teach Cosmetology!

Are you interested in being a team member that changes people’s lives with an education? To become a licensed instructor of cosmetology, esthetics, or nail art, you will need to complete the 500-hour instructors’ program! Come to one of our beauty institutes in Pittsburgh, where our entire team of devoted educators will guide you through your instructor training. We’ll help you learn all the things that you need to know in order to become licensed and teach others what you know.

Join One of Our 2022 Classes!

Start Dates:

January 3rd

February 7th

March 7th

April 4th

May 2nd

June 6th

July 11th

August 8th

September 12th

October 3rd

November 7th

December 5th

Topics We’ll Cover

  • Classroom management
  • Development of your teaching skills
    • Theory classes
    • Practical classes
  • How to grade students’ work
  • How to prepare to present a full lesson to your class.

This is a truly rewarding career where you can become an important part of someone’s path to a successful career. Explore enrollment options at South Hills Beauty Academy and North Hills Beauty Academy today!


For the Cosmetology Instructors’ Course, you’ll study from Milady’s Standard Master Educator Textbook and exam Review book.


Students will receive (2) uniform sets, and be equipped with all the necessary tools and materials needed to learn from and perform the requirements of the curriculum.

Tuition |  $7,400.00

Tuition Balances can be satisfied as follows: Paid in full | Monthly installments | Financial Aid Awards: Direct Student Loans| Scholarships


The tuition includes all books, Kit, (2) uniforms and supplies necessary to complete the course of study.


After a student completes 500 hours, completes lectures, exams and fulfills all financial obligations to the school, a diploma will be awarded.

Do you have what it takes to be an instructor? Click here to find out.

Your success with our program is our number one priority. Read our INSTRUCTORS COURSE OUTLINE to decide if this particular course is right for you.

Learn from innovative instructors

Being an instructor takes skill and patience, and there’s no better way to learn that than from someone that is already in the field. Your instructor will be your guide throughout your entire experience at South Hills Beauty Academy and North Hills Beauty Academy. Learn from the best today.

Schedule a facility tour

Choosing a school is a big deal. You want to make sure you fully enjoy the campus, instructors, and curriculum. Speak to a member of our friendly staff today so that you can visit for a facility tour, or ask any questions you may have about financial aid.

Use your beauty knowledge to teach others!

Our Partners