Cosmetology 

Program Start Dates

January 8, 2018 
August 27, 2018

Student Schedules

The cosmetology desk is now closed for the holiday and will start taking appointments January 9, 2018.


Mondays and Wednesdays 8:00 - 3:00
Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:00 - 4:00
Fridays 8:00 - noon

Our student schedules allow our students to hold jobs outside of their class time. Students also are able to take advantage of Ridgewater College's college schedule and are able to take enjoy breaks from class and spend time with their families. All of this and still finish in 14 months!

About the Program

  • Cosmetology education with a college experience
  • Finish your degree in 14 months
  • Class and practical application practice with a student-friendly schedule 

Ridgewater students are highly sought after by employers because our history of graduating skilled stylists.  By attending Ridgewater, students will not only learn from textbooks and lectures but will have the opportunity to practice what they learn on actual clients in the Ridgewater College Salon and Day Spa. Ridgewater students train in the art and science of cutting, coloring, perms, and styling, as well as manicures, pedicures, and skin treatments. You will graduate with all the necessary tools and experience to earn your licensure and get your career off to a great start!

At Ridgewater College Cosmetology, the student’s training is spent initially in theoretical as well as practical work. The goal is to establish thorough and complete knowledge of cosmetology and good professional habits. The program consists of demonstrations, lectures, hands-on training, and examinations. The scheduling at the beginning of the program is primarily classroom work. The latter portion is the actual application phase of working in the Ridgewater College Salon & Day Spa.

Make an appointment for the Ridgewater Salon and Day Spa at 320.222.5970.

Ridgewater Salon and Day Spa - Menu of Services









Ridgewater College is an equal opportunity employer and educator.