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American Academy of Cosmetology

American Academy of Cosmetology
109 South Street
Danbury, CT 06810

American Academy of Cosmetology is a training institute that prepares students for a career in the beauty industry. The program at this Connecticut beauty school is accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences.

The Cosmetology program at American Academy of Cosmetology is divided into 200 hours of theoretical instruction, 400 hours of practical instruction, and 900 hours of supervised practice in a salon environment. Programs in Nail Technology and Aesthetics are also available.

Quick Facts:

  • Applicants must be 16 years of age or older with a high school diploma or equivalent.

  • Registration is typically held within three days prior to the first day of class; classes begin the first Tuesday of every month.

  • In 1971, American Academy of Cosmetology became one of the first schools in Connecticut to be accredited by the NACCAS.
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