Hastings Beauty School is approved to prepare students for licensing in Minnesota and Wisconsin

Preparing for a Minnesota Cosmetology License

Hastings Beauty School offers the state required 1550 hour program in Cosmetology which leads to a Certificate of Completion.  The program is conducted over a 48 week period with students attending classes from 11:30 am to 8 pm on Monday, and from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Tuesday through Friday. The program includes:
  • 240 hours of basic instruction and pre-clinical training skills in: related science, business and salon management, safety and sanitation, and other elected subjects.
  • 180 hours of additional instruction in related theory and sciences.
  • 1130 hours of applied science and clinical skills in: shampooing, scalp and hair conditioning, hair design and shaping, chemical hair control, hair coloring, hair styling, facials and makeup and manicures.

Preparing for a Wisconsin Cosmetology License

Hastings Beauty School offers the state required 1550 hour program in Cosmetology which leads to a Certificate of Completion.  The program is conducted over a 48 week period with students attending classes from 11:30 am to 8 pm on Monday, and from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Tuesday through Friday. The program includes:
  • 240 hours of basic instruction and pre-clinical training skills in: related science, business and salon management, safety and sanitation, and other elected subjects.
  • 180 hours of additional instruction in related theory and sciences.
  • 1130 hours of applied science and clinical skills in: shampooing, scalp and hair conditioning, hair design and shaping, chemical hair control, hair coloring, hair styling, facials and makeup and manicures.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Hastings Beauty School is a Federal Title IV participating school offering the following federal and state Student Financial Aid programs as well as other payment options and plans:
  • Self-payment plans available for those who qualify
  • SELF Loan administered by the Minnesota Office of Higher Education
  • Minnesota State Grants for those who qualify
  • Federal Pell Grants for those who qualify
  • Federal Direct Loans for those who qualify
  • VA Education Benefits (must contact the Veteran Administration Office
  • Hastings Beauty School award for those who qualify