Welcome to Northern Institute of Cosmetology.

Located in Lorain, OH, Northern Institute of Cosmetology is one of the longest-established, most affordable cosmetology schools in Ohio. Established in 1949, we have been training students to become professional cosmetologists for over 69 years.

Our goal is to help students become the best professional cosmetologists they can be. May we help you start a beauty of a career?

Cosmetology classes begin:
October 29, 2019


Northern Institute of Cosmetology has over 69 years experience training and placing graduates in the many fine salons and businesses throughout the area.

Talk to your favorite salon about this exciting career and Northern Institute of Cosmetology. The probability is very high that a Northern grad is there.

Our school is nationally accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences and licensed by the Ohio State Cosmetology and Barber Board. We are located in downtown Lorain, Ohio, in a 9000 square-foot building containing specialized classrooms, along with a client area for training.