Prerequisite for these programs is grade 12 or acceptable equivalent (call for details). For your application to be considered, submit the fully completed application and be prepared to provide us with a copy of one of the following:

  • Grade 12 Diploma / Transcript
  • High School Completion Certificate
  • GED

For your application to be considered please complete all areas of the application form.

We will contact you to arrange for an interview. Please bring the required education documents to the interview.

Upon acceptance, we will require a non-refundable registration fee of $200.00 payable to the Academy to reserve your
placement in the Program. The registration fee forms part of the total cost of the program. You will be given an acceptance letter which will be required to arrange financing at your bank or with Nova Scotia Student Assistance. Please call Student Assistance at (902) 424-8420, or 1-800-565-8420 or apply on-line for information and application form.

Successful completion of the program and receipt of your Academy Diploma will qualify you to write the Cosmetology
Asociation of Nova Scotia Provincial exam. Upon successful completion of the Provincial exam, you will receive a license
from the Cosmetology Association of Nova Scotia.

As the Cosmetology Industry changes often - courses offered are subject to change.

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About the Academy

Thank you for your interest in the Academy of Cosmetology. The Academy celebrates it's 45th year in achieving excellence! At the Academy we offer the highest standard of education in the industry. The entire staff is committed to each and every student. Students will receive the most current theory and practical training available. We believe in keeping up with the latest trends and techniques, that is why we are constantly adding to our curriculum.

Angela Ponee, Aed, MHI

Consumer Choice Awards

2013-2014-2015 - Business Excellence
The Academy is proud to recieve our Consumer Choice Awards for Business Excellence for many years now.


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