Cost of Cosmetology School in St. Louis

A question we hear all the time is "so what is the cost of cosmetology school?" Below you will find information regarding our tuition as well as other costs such as exam fees, books, and supplies at Grabber School of Hair Design in St. Louis.

Cosmetology (Includes Nails)

Tuition $15,750.00
Kit $4,500.00*
Books $300.00*
Registration $150.00*
State Board Exam Fee $140.00*
TOTAL $20,840.00

Nail Technology Only

Tuition $2,400.00
Kit $700.00*
Books $250.00*
Registration $150.00*
State Board Exam Fee $140.00*
TOTAL $3,640.00

*Non-refundable cost

Esthetician Program

Tuition $7,875.00
Kit $3,520.00*
Books $300.00*
Registration $150.00*
State Board Exam Fee $140.00*
TOTAL $11,985.00

Textbook Requirements

Grabber School of Hair Design requires the following textbooks for the courses offered (see list below). Books can be purchased as a bundled set from Grabber School and will be issued to students on their first day of class.

Cosmetology Textbooks

Milady's Standard Cosmetology Textbook ISBN-13: 978-1-4180-4936-2
Milady's Standard Cosmetology Theory Workbook ISBN-13: 978-1-4180-4941-6
Milady's Standard Cosmetology Practical Workbook ISBN-13: 978-1-4180-4942-3
Milady's Standard Cosmetology Study Guide ISBN-13: 978-1-4390-5924-1
Milady's Standard Cosmetology Exam Review ISBN-13: 978-1-4180-4943-0
TOTAL: (sold as a bundle only)

Manicuring Textbooks

Milady's Standard Nail Technology Textbook Revised Edition - ISBN-13: 978-1-4283-4124-1
Milady's Standard Nail Technology Workbook Revised Edition - ISBN-13: 978-1-4283-5949-9
Milady's Standard Nail Technology Exam Review Revised Edition - ISBN-13: 978-1-4283-5950-5
TOTAL: (sold as a bundle only)

Esthetician Textbooks

Milady's Standard Fundamentals Esthetics ISBN-13:978-1-11130689

Purchasing books elsewhere is also an option, but workbooks must be like new with no missing pages, no handwriting on inside pages, and the exact edition needed. Be sure books are received prior to class start date! Renting is not an option since students must write in the workbooks and exam pages must be removed to be turned in for credit.

If you would like more information regarding the cost of cosmetology school in St. Louis at Grabber School of Hair Design, call us today at 314.966.8888. We would be happy to discuss financing options, review scholarship opportunities with you and determine if Grabber School is the right opportunity to build your career in cosmetology.