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A New Round of FAQs About Our Cosmetology School in Wichita A New Round of FAQs About Our Cosmetology School in Wichita



Find Answers to Your Latest Questions, Like Cosmetology School Cost and How to Find the Best Cosmetology School For You

If you’re thinking about pursuing an education or changing your career and are considering cosmetology school, it’s only natural to have loads of questions – or to not be sure what you should be asking about.

And you’re about to make a big decision, so you’re probably starting to feel the pressure – the pressure from timelines, your parents, and even your own ambition.

But before you commit to attending cosmetology school in Wichita, you want to be sure you’re making the right decision. That means you need answers. Keep reading to find them.

OK, For Real. How Much Does Cosmetology School Cost?

This is probably the most common question prospective students and their families ask. And we have good news to share: cosmetology school has one of the most affordable tuition rates as compared to other types of higher education.

Cosmetology school is an investment in your future, and your tuition at Eric Fisher Academy covers your participation in all training and activities, plus gets you a huge career kit to help you succeed.

As of April 2024, your total tuition and fees add up to just $20,920 for the entire course of your education. This includes all your course costs and hands-on training, your application fee, and your kit. Compare this number to tuition for just one year at a four-year university, and you’ll see that you’re getting a great deal on your education.

How Can I Pay for Cosmetology School?

It’s true that most people don’t have 20 grand just laying around somewhere. To make it easier, we break down your tuition into multiple payments and offer financial aid to those who qualify.

  • Your tuition fees and student kit cost are broken down into four payments, so you don’t need a lump-sum right away.
  • Students of Eric Fisher Academy may be eligible for federal student aid in the form of student loans; find out by completing the
  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

  • Qualifying students may receive grants to attend cosmetology school, such as the ACE Grant or a Federal Pell Grant. Grant money does
  • not need to be repaid.

  • For veterans, all programs offered at Eric Fisher Academy are approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • You could be rewarded one of our scholarships, which are classified as gift aid and do not require repayment.

And, if you join us for our June 17, 2024, cosmetology cohort, you could earn $1,200 toward your tuition. Text us at (316) 440-4782 to learn more.

Is Cosmetology School Right For Me? How Do I Know?

The only way to know if cosmetology school is right for you is to take a deep dive into your desires and preferences. If you want a creative career, love communicating with people, and enjoy the beauty industry, attending cosmetology school may be right for you.

Read through some of our resources to find out whether you’ll love attending Eric Fisher Academy:

What Will I Learn in Cosmetology School?

When you enroll at our cosmetology school near you, Eric Fisher Academy, you’ll follow a unique curriculum that not only prepares students for the Kansas State Board of Cosmetology Exam, but also a business-focused curriculum created by our founder, Eric Fisher, himself.

To be eligible for taking the licensure exam, you must complete 1,500 training hours – and that’s a requirement no matter which school you attend. However, Eric Fisher Academy is the only school with the Prosper U business curriculum that teaches you how to run a successful business.

The cosmetology program at Eric Fisher Academy focuses on hair cutting, styling, and coloring, plus nail care and makeup application.

Is This School Accredited?

This is a great question to ask any school you tour. Most leading cosmetology schools in the country are nationally accredited, and Eric Fisher Academy is no exception.

Eric Fisher Academy is accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences (NACCAS), which is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a national accrediting agency for post-secondary schools and programs of cosmetology arts and sciences.

Get More Answers to Your Questions When You Tour Our Cosmetology School in Wichita

If you’re like most prospective students, you have even more questions than we’ve answered here. To get answers to those more pressing questions, schedule a tour of Eric Fisher Academy. Our admissions team will be glad to show you our state-of-the-art campus, introduce you to some instructors and fellow students, and help you with the application process.

To schedule your tour, fill out our brief online form, and our team will get back to you quickly.