Cosmetology Continuing Education

Find the cosmetology continuing education classes you need and the hands-on training you want to expand your skills and grow your business.

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Elite cosmetology courses have earned an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 2,741 reviews. Read more.

Elite has been serving licensed salon professionals for more than 15 years

You want to succeed in your career. We want to help. With Elite, you get the quality education you need at an affordable price so you can focus on what really matters: being great at your job.

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Elite Learning cosmetology courses

Select your state to view our extensive library of CE. Inside you'll find iPad-compatible courses, multimedia components and fresh content.

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What to expect from an Elite course:

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Confidence and peace of mind

All our courses are approved by state boards, so you'll rest assured they meet your CE requirements.

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Practical hands-on application

Master new skills and refresh old ones with courses authored by some of the top experts in the field.

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Printed book or digital copy? How about both? Access your CE course materials wherever you are on any device.

  • "This is the absolute best course I've ever taken, it's highly informative. Loved the hair color section. Thank you."

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  • "I actually had to study for this test and earn it. I feel better about my knowledge of the rules and guidelines."

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  • "I'm very excited and relived the process was so easy! I never thought I would fly though the whole course so fast! Thanks for all your help!!"

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Cosmetology course ratings and reviews

Elite is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 23106.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I like that it is a home course so I can work on my own time. I studied like any other course.
Date published: 2020-07-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The test was uncomplicated and the course information was easy to learn.
Date published: 2020-07-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Elite is the way to complete a CME. Affordable and great customer service
Date published: 2020-07-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy and I can go at my own pace with enough time to complete the whole thing.
Date published: 2020-07-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This course took me back to school in some very important areas. i would definitely take this course again.
Date published: 2020-06-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This course is well-written, very informative, and provides valuable information for the cosmetologist regarding sanitation and sterilization practices. In our world today, this must be given top priority.
Date published: 2020-06-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy and straight forward. One thing I like best is that you can log in and review the materials at anytime.
Date published: 2020-06-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing memory refresher plus there were some interesting stuff to learn for example about all the skin care peels, its not my primary job but it is just good to learn something that I haven't had any ce in.
Date published: 2020-06-24
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