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Have you dreamed of a career that’s all about doing what you love for a living? Great! Because at Sunstate Academy, we’re all about helping you make that dream a reality – with a Cosmetology program that delivers the skills you need but… in a far from ordinary way.

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At Sunstate Academy, we’ve got a different way of thinking about education.

We believe in quality over quantity when it comes to cosmetology training. Our hands-on curriculum is designed to excite our students and to deliver maximum impact, without the 5-day a week commitment.

You’ll enjoy a wide array of training in everything from creating hot hairstyles to the latest in runway-worthy makeup techniques from a team of talented, supportive instructors only 3 days a week!

What You'll Learn

Sunstate Cosmetology students are trained to perform the following services on both male and female clients:

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Haircutting & Styling

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Coloring & Lightening

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Chemical Waving

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Scalp Treatments

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Manicuring & Pedicuring

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Nail Extensions

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Makeup and Much More!

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Thinking about becoming a Cosmetologist?

You may be asking yourself: Can I do this? Can I afford to pay for this? Is Sunstate the right place to do it? The best way to get these questions answered, and more, is to come check us out. Pick a date and time, and we'll do the rest!

Why Choose

For Cosmetology

Choosing Sunstate Academy for your Cosmetology education is a great move for your future and here’s a few more reasons to get started now.

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You won’t just be getting training in techniques. Our curriculum includes training that will help you learn about client retention, product promotion, and other important professional skills that can help you build your cosmetology career and business skills!

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You’ll be learning what it’s like to work in a professional salon. Our salon is set up with fully-equipped hair, barber, manicure, and pedicure stations. Students get real-world experience working with clients in a professional environment!

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Cosmetology Tools

At Sunstate Academy, we understand how important it is to have the right tools of the trade. That’s why, during your training, you’ll be receiving a professional kit that includes all the essential tools of the trade to help you master all the skills you need to put you on the path to an exciting future in beauty!

Career Opportunities

Let’s get to work!

Our Cosmetology program is designed to help prepare students to pass the State Board examination and become fully-licensed cosmetologists! That means you’ll be qualified to apply for entry-level jobs creating signature looks for hair, nails or makeup at salons, spas, or any business looking for talented beauty professionals!

  • Cosmetologist
  • Fashion Show Stylist
  • Platform Artist
  • Celebrity Stylist
  • Make Up Artist
  • Cosmetology Educator
  • Salon Owner
  • Salon Manager
  • Nail Care Artist
  • Hair Color Specialist


We Our Grads!

For more information about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed this program, and other important information please select campus location below.

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No high school diploma?

NO PROBLEM! You can still get started on your future today.



Our Campuses


2525 Drew St.
Clearwater, FL 33765

Fort Myers

2040 Colonial Blvd. 
Fort Myers, FL 33907

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