Arizona Cosmetology Licensing Requirements

Arizona: The Grand Canyon State

If you are interested in getting your Arizona cosmetology license or other beauty license, below is all the information you need to know about getting licensed in the Grand Canyon State!

Licenses Available:
Nail Technology

Required Hours:
Aesthetician: 600 Esthetician School Hours
Cosmetologist: 1600 Cosmetology School Hours
Nail Technician: 600 Nail School Hours

Minimum Requirements:
Must have at least 10th grade education or equivalent.

Applicants must have at least one year of practice in their field in their state of licensure in the 5 years prior to submitting their reciprocity application. The Board may consider work experience in lieu of training hours at their discretion.

Cosmetology licenses in Arizona are valid until your birthday each year, and they must be renewed annually. To renew your Arizona cosmetology license, the following items are required at the ArizonaBoard of Cosmetology:
- Renewal form
- Fee

AZ State Board of Cosmetology Contact Information:
Arizona Board of Cosmetology
1721 East Broadway
Tempe, AZ 85282-1611
Phone: (480) 784-4539
Fax: (480) 784-4962

Find AZ Cosmetology offers you the ability to search for Arizona cosmetology schools in your area to find a quality institution that fits your needs. Upon completing your program, you can obtain your state licensure and begin a rewarding career in beauty.