Cosmetology Programs at Mildred Elley

Mildred Elley college is good for you because it works with your schedule, the professors and staff are very caring. The classes are not over crowded so you won’t feel left out or over looked.”

– Asheal Straw, Class of 2015


Cosmetology Programs at Mildred Elley

If you’re looking for a cutting-edge career in a fast growing field, consider Mildred Elley’s Cosmetology program offered at the Pittsfield, MA campus. Studying cosmetology with us can you give you a competitive advantage as our classes are on-trend and provide industry training in our cosmetology clinic. Our curriculum proudly thrives on being student-centric which means you’ll receive exposure to real world clients in our salon and spa along with receiving valuable feedback from our licensed instructors. You’ll also have the opportunity to perform an array of services including manicuring, hair styling, hair coloring, waxing and skin treatments.


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Why train to become a Cosmetologist at Mildred Elley?

  • Our Cosmetology program is held to a high academic standard and is accredited by the Board of Registration of Cosmetologist of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Visit our accreditation page for more details.
  • The hours of training received from the cosmetology program at Mildred Elley are equivalent to the 1,000 clock hours of instruction required for the State Board of Cosmetology in MA examination.
  • Earning your cosmetology certificate at Mildred Elley can help maximize your earning potential in Massachusetts as the state ranks in the top 5 for paying their Cosmetologist the most (approximately $18/ hr).¹
  • Mildred Elley offers flexible cosmetology classes so you can work around your obligations, work schedule, and family.
  • You can work under experienced cosmetologists in our salon and learn the ins and outs for a possible career route as an entrepreneur.
  • Go to beauty school at Mildred Elley and you can earn your cosmetology certificate in as little as one year!


Cosmetology Program Benefits

Attending Mildred Elley means you not only receive a quality higher education experience, but it also means you get access to the most advanced beauty training available. Mildred Elley offers many different benefits which include:

  • Financial Aid & Scholarships for Those Who Qualify
  • Lifetime Job Placement Assistance
  • Flexible School Schedule
  • Approved for Veterans Education Benefits
  • Free Career Assessment
  • International Students Welcome


Lifetime Job Placement Assistance

After graduating from Mildred Elley with a certificate in cosmetology enjoy our lifetime job placement assistance. Our hopes are to see YOU pursue a rewarding career in the beauty industry!



Available Campuses

Explore the Cosmetology Certificate available at our Pittsfield, MA campus!


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