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Beauty School in Nashville, TN: Cosmetology, Esthetician, Nail Technician & Instructor Programs

Ready To Make The World A More Beautiful Place?


Shear Perfection Academy of Cosmetology is here to make Nashville more beautiful. If you have a passion for hair, skin, or nails and making people feel good, our beauty school and hair academy prepares each of our students for a rewarding career. With options for part-time or full-time course loads, you can pursue your dreams in just a few months of hard work. You’ll be working hands on with instructors who work their magic in some of the best salons in Nashville.

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Learn Cosmetology From Some of Nashville’s Best

Our beauty school’s cosmetology program is designed on real skills you’ll need, as well as meeting the requirements for cosmetology training in Nashville. You’ll learn the most important and innovative techniques, as well as how to keep your workplace safe and clean for you and your customers. By the time you’ve completed the program, you’ll have extensive training in every aspect of working as a cosmetologist in Nashville.


Educational Financing

  • Self Pay

    Shear Perfection Academy of Cosmetology offers a Self Pay option with a 0% interest rate for students that will pay out of pocket. The Self Pay option has a deposit requirement with a monthly repayment schedule that must be approved before the student can begin class. Please contact our staff today to get your journey in the wonderful industry of beauty started today.

  • Financial Aid

    Apply today for FASFA, using our unique FASFA code. Shear Perfection Academy of Cosmetology is fully accredited which gives us the opportunity to offer Financial Aid to our students. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to call our office.

    Shear Perfection Academy of Cosmetology, Nashville TN
    FAFSA Code: 042818
    FAFSA Application

  • Scholarships

    Shear Perfection Academy of Cosmetology has options that will not only make your experience great but also affordable with financing options to suit your needs. We offer over fifty thousand dollars in scholarships a year, but these scholarships must be approved and you may qualify. Contact our staff today to make an appointment.

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Ian Gregory

(615) 672-7800
Financial Aid Ext. 700
Admissions Ext. 701
*Financial Aid is available to those that qualify.

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Nashville’s Unbeatable Esthetics Program

If you’re visiting our website, then we already know you have a dream of learning to help people look and feel their best. Our esthetic program trains students in the fine art of massage therapy, facials, make-up application, and skincare. You’ll fulfill all the training requirements to be a safe and effective esthetician in Nashville. Our curriculum is designed to prepare our esthetics program graduates for real work.

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Train With the Best at Our Nail Technician School in Nashville

Our nail technician school teaches Nashville’s future in-demand nail artists how to shine. You’ll gain hundreds of hours of training in the most advanced nail technologies and safety standards. Your instructors will be working professionals, ready to provide you with insider knowledge that will help your career soar.

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Gain the Training You Need to Teach the Next Generation

As a seasoned pro in cosmetology, esthetics, or as a nail technician, you dream of teaching the next crop of promising talent everything you’ve learned. To become an instructor in this field, you must attain a certain number of hours in teacher training. Fortunately, our Nashville-based beauty school has a program specially tailored for future instructors. When you graduate, you’ll be fully qualified to teach students at hair academies, esthetics programs, and even nail technician school.

Accreditations & Associations

Start Your Cosmetology Career in Nashville Off Right

With hands-on learning from professionals, and programs designed to prepare you for the job market, Shear Perfection Academy of Cosmetology is the perfect place to begin your career in esthetics, cosmetology, or a nail technician. Students from all over Nashville have chosen our programs thanks to our robust curriculums and top notch instructors. For more information about how you can become a student too, reach out to us today.

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Student Salon Service Hours


W-F 9:30am-2:00pm


Day: M-F 11:00am-3:30pm
Night: M-F 5:30pm-8:00pm


T-F 9:30am-3:30pm