Five Great Jobs You Can Get in Cosmetology

Where do you see yourself in five years?

It’s the most common question asked in job interviews, but it is also one of the biggest questions you should ask yourself. Where do you see yourself in five years? Or rather, where do you see your dreams taking you?

If you have a dream of pursuing a career in beauty, the answer to that question could be more exciting than you think!

An education in cosmetology and esthetics from The Salon Professional Academy(TSPA), Iowa City can lead to a wide variety of career options. From exploring the world to building your dream life, the world could be open to you!

Are you ready to explore the world of beauty?

Here are some of the amazing career opportunities that are waiting.

Build Your Own Dream

Sometimes your dream is less about seeing the world and more about creating your perfect world.

Working in a salon or even owning your own salon are both wonderful jobs that are just waiting for future cosmetologists. With the opportunity to master your skill, and to build a guest count and style that could help you build a successful career, working behind a chair at a salon is a great option!

If you want to go one step further, you can also own your own salon. This gives you the ability to really get yourself, and your brand, out there. Are you ready to be in the driver’s seat and create a salon that will help people feel great inside and out? Consider business ownership!

No matter which option you speaks to you, TSPA Iowa City has created a program that can help you get there. With focuses on brand building and business management, you can be sure you will be given the chance to build the tools needed to master this career path. You can build a career that will positively impact your life and the life of your family.

Build Your Own Adventure

If you are looking for something that takes a little bit more adventure, then take to the high seas! Cruise ships, destination resorts, and so many more exotic locations could be looking for someone just like you! You can work on location, or on ship, helping vacationers look and feel their best.

Are you ready to see the world? Just think of all the places cosmetology could take you!

Build Your Own Magic

Are you bursting with beauty? Does your mind buzz with creative vision? Do you watch movies or flip through magazines and try to figure out how you can recreate these amazing looks?

If you have answered yes to any of these, a career working in media could be your perfect fit. From editorial photography, major motion picture houses, and more, cosmetologists are in demand to help create and maintain the looks that fuel our media industry!

At TSPA Iowa City, our cosmetology program includes an in depth makeup class that can help you build the skills you need to step into this competitive field. Are you ready to unleash your inner monster? Create it!

Build Someone’s Perfect Day

The perfect hair and makeup can help to make someone’s day just what they have always dreamed of. You can help make those days perfect by providing your services as a touring stylist. Work with brides, girls preparing for prom, and even that frazzled mom who wants to look great for date night to create perfect looks that will make that day just what they want it to be.

Build a Name For Yourself

Want to go beyond the skill, beyond the style, and truly create a name for yourself? By gaining an education in cosmetology school you can develop the skills to do just that. Whether you want to become a personal stylist or just embrace the social media industry in tutorials and brand marketing, by developing the skills in hair, makeup and more, you can open up the door to do just that.

What will you build with your education in cosmetology?

The options are out there, and with a little bit of work, a lot of dedication, and the passion to create, you can make them yours. If you are ready to build your future, we are ready to help you get there.

Contact our admissions team today and learn what you can do to get there! We are ready to support you through every step. Our next class starts soon, get started today!

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