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Why Now Is a Great Time To Start Beauty School!

If you’re ready to go after your dreams and passions in the world of beauty, then what’s stopping you? There’s always something that might try to prevent you from doing what you love, but you shouldn’t let that get in the way of the future you deserve!

We can’t think of a single person who ever regretted doing what they loved! If you’ve ever wondered about the possibilities of beauty school and how it can empower and uplift your life, then now’s the time to start digging deep and learning more.

Here are some questions that you might have about starting a beauty school education.

Why Should I Start Now?

There are plenty of people who love working in the beauty industry. Whether they are nail artists, salon owners, beauty school instructors, hairstylists, makeup artists, and more, there are so many different options available to those who want to take on the world of beauty.

There are many reasons why someone should consider entering the beauty industry. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job outlook for cosmetologists is expected to grow 8% in the next few years which is faster than average.

The job outlook for manicurists and pedicurists is 10% which is twice as fast as the average job outlook. This means there can be more opportunities in the future when starting an education now!

Even more importantly, you should invest in your future self. Beginning a life in beauty can add new skills to your worth in the career market. Starting now means that a year from today you could be celebrating sitting for the state board rather than thinking, “I wish I had started back then.” Contacting admissions could set you on a path that changes your life for the better and gives you experiences you can love and help you grow!

Why wait to get started when there are so many great things in store?

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What Different Things Can I Learn?

At William Edge Institute, we offer three programs: cosmetology, manicuring and instructor. We focus on our students and help them learn the information they need to know to sit for the state board in Texas. Many of our students have gone on to be established professionals in the beauty industry. Here’s what you can expect to learn in each of our different programs!


Our cosmetology program takes 1500 hours and can be completed in as little as 50 weeks. Cosmetology is all about haircare, skincare, and nailcare. Plus, you can learn how to help clients love their new look. Here are some things you can learn with William Edge Institute:

  • Shampooing and scalp treatments
  • Chemical hair treatments
  • Hair coloring
  • Manicuring
  • Facials
  • Haircutting and styling
  • Salon management
  • and more!


Our manicuring program takes 600 hours and can be completed in as little as 20 weeks. Nails can be a fun thing to learn about, but also rewarding too! You can expect to learn more about these things in our manicuring program:

  • Manicure, pedicure, and artificial nail services
  • Anatomy
  • Bacteriology, sanitation, and safety
  • Professional practices
  • And even more!


Our instructor program takes 750 hours and can be completed in as little as 25 weeks. If you already love working in the world of beauty and you want to share that passion with others, then becoming an instructor could be an amazing opportunity! You can learn more about:

  • Visual aids preparation and use
  • Learning theory
  • Methods of teaching
  • Classroom management
  • Lesson plans
  • and the list goes on!

What program do you think you would love the most? It’s hard to pick!

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What’s the Process To Getting Started?

Every student has to begin somewhere! We’d love to get to know more about you and your passion for beauty. There are a few things we ask each person interested in applying to do:

  1. Fill out an application
  2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®)
  3. Pay for your kit and beauty tools

When you fill out an application we will get back to you as soon as we can through email, phone call, or text! We are anxious to meet you and show you what we’re about. Our admissions representatives are there to help you through the process of applying so if you ever have any questions, they are ready to answer! They are also great at helping you be prepared for your first day of school.

Financial Aid For Those Who Qualify

The FAFSA® is a very important tool for students to use. Financial aid is available for students who qualify and filling out the FAFSA® form is the first step to finding out if there are more available resources to help fund your passion. This can come in the form of Pell Grants, loans, and more. Paying for school should never have to get in the way of pursuing an education!

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Your School Matters

Not only does your future school matter, but you as an individual matter. We want to see each of our students succeed and achieve their goals in the world of beauty. We strive to give our students the resources to excel with their learning when combined with their hard work and dedication. We know our students can change the industry one graduate at a time!

If you’re ready to learn more about how you can start with William Edge Institute, you can get in touch with our admissions team! We’ll get you on the right path to getting started. Fill out our book a tour form or chat with us on Facebook to learn more about how you can begin the process today!

Book a tour to get an inside look at our school and learn how to get started!

William Edge Institute

651 N Business IH35, Suite 330 New Braunfels, Texas 78130