Vermont Cosmetology Licensing Requirements

Vermont: The Green Mountain State

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

Licenses Available:

Required Hours:
Barber: 1000 Barber School Hours (2000 Apprentice)
Cosmetologist: 1500 Beauty School Hours (2000 Apprentice)
Esthetician: 300 Esthetics School Hours
Manicurist: 150 Nail School Hours

License Requirements:
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Must have high school diploma or G.E.D.

Granted to applicants who hold a license in states whose requirements are equal to or greater than Vermont. 

Vermont cosmetology licenses are valid for two years. Currently only instructors are required to complete continuing education hours to renew. To renew your license in Vermont, the following are required by the VT cosmetology board:
- Renewal form
- Fee

VT State Board of Cosmetology Contact Information:
Vermont Secretary of State
Office of Professional Regulations
Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists
Redstone Building, 26 Terrace Street, Drawer 09
Montepelier, VT 05609-1106
Phone: (802) 828-1134
Fax: (802) 828-2465

Find VT Cosmetology offers you the ability to search for Vermont 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.