Do you love doing hair, makeup, and nails? Are you looking for a way to use that passion to build a successful career? At Summit Salon Academy Kansas City, we train students in the professional skills of cosmetology, which includes hair, skin, makeup, and nail services. Our innovative cosmetology curriculum allows for multiple learning styles, so every student can benefit and gain the knowledge and skills necessary to begin an amazing career. We also prepare students to sit for the Missouri State Exam. Summit Salon Academy Kansas City is proud to be Kansas City’s only L’Oreal Professionnel partnership school. We believe in partnering with the best-in-class vendors so you can get the education you deserve as well as receive an education that prepares you for a rewarding, exciting career in the beauty industry. SSAKC is the place to follow your passion, your dreams, so you can make a difference in the world doing what you love to do!
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They have an exceptional training program that give you the tools to go out in the real world and be a successful cosmetologist they are the best
We understand that each student’s journey is unique, and we are committed to accommodating their individual needs and aspirations. We offer both full-time and part-time schedules and our start dates are as follows:
Start Dates Full-Time (Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM)
Start Dates Part-Time (Monday – Thursday 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM & Saturday 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM)
At Summit Salon Academy Kansas City, we emphasize a holistic approach to beauty education, and this includes a deep understanding of all hair types. Our curriculum helps students learn the art of hair cutting for various hair types, enabling them to cater to the unique needs of all guests. Our curriculum is very diverse, teaching our students the skills needed to perform such services luxury blowouts, natural hair styling techniques, and braiding skills.
The cosmetology program is 1,500 hours, which means full-time students can complete the course in as little as 43 weeks. Part-time students may complete the program in as few as 60 weeks. We have multiple starting dates throughout the year, so you can get started on your beauty education at a time that works for you.
Tuition: $18,650 + $2,982 Kit = $21,632 Total Tuition
Yes. Our cosmetology curriculum is designed to prepare students to sit for the state exam. We believe students receive all the skills and knowledge they need to pursue a professional career after graduation.
Great question! Not only do we provide hands-on workshop classes for our cosmetology students, but we also give students a chance to work on our Student Salon Floor, providing services to real clients from the community while being directly supervised by experienced instructors. Our student salon and classrooms are stocked with professional tools and products that you will find in a professional salon, including L’Oreal Professionnel products. Part of our curriculum is dedicated to shop management and salesmanship, so students can be prepared for the business aspect of the industry as well as the creative aspect.
We offer three programs at our Kansas City beauty school: Cosmetology, Esthetics, and Instructor Training. All three programs help prepare students for a professional career in the beauty industry. Explore the different programs to find out which one aligns most closely with your passion!
Yes, financial aid is available to all who qualify. Check out our Financial Aid page to learn about the options available to make your beauty school education more affordable.
The best way to get a feel for our beauty school in Kansas City is to schedule a tour. You can tour the campus, check out the classrooms and Student Salon Floor, meet with instructors and current students, and get your questions answered. We think you will love the professional yet friendly atmosphere of Summit Salon Academy Kansas City!
If you are ready to take the next step toward a beauty education at SSAKC, then we encourage you to schedule a tour of our school. You can book online, text or call us at 816-491-2568, or email us.
Ready to enroll? Here are the key requirements:
As a first step, we recommend a tour, which you can schedule by filling out the form or calling or texting us. If you ever have any questions, our admissions team is here for you!