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Find The Best Career For You

If you believe a future career in Cosmetology is promising, you’ve got the right idea! The Cosmetology field is one of the fastest growing occupations, according to the United States Department of Labor. Employment for hairdressers, hairstylists, cosmetologists, aestheticians, manicurists, and pedicurists is steadily increasing and can offer an enjoyable career for hardworking individuals. The average hair stylist salary has also increased, making this career a great field of study. You can expect to grow within this field that offers endless opportunities and job satisfaction with an education from Franklin Academy.


A career in cosmetology can lead to a variety of professions, including hairstylist, salon or spa manager, beautician, wedding or event stylist, and more. You could have a lucrative career with a license in cosmetology when you enroll in our 11-month program. We are also proud to offer scholarships for those students that exemplify professionalism during their studying and time in our student-run salon. This grant can be put toward your tuition costs at the end of your education. 


A career in Aesthetics can lead to many different career paths, including Skin Care Specialist, Medical Spa Manager, Wax/Hair Removal Specialist, Cosmetics Marketing, Beauty Consultant, and more. Get the competitive advantage when you learn proper care and utilization for people, supplies and, equipment in our 6-month program. Our aesthetician program gives our students hands-on training from day one! Your first day at Franklin Academy you’ll perform a facial on your fellow students and begin the study of full-body skincare and makeup.

Instructor Training

As a licensed cosmetology instructor, you are not limited to the classroom. In the beauty industry, you can be a platform artist, beauty school instructor or manager, independent educational consultant, and more. Learn how to assess students, create lesson plans, and work on classroom management skills with our 4-month program. Once you complete 300 hours of study, the state can approve you to work as a cosmetology instructor after a state board practical exam. We offer scholarships for those teachers that want to stay and work at Franklin Academy.

Bella Lash

Becoming Bella Lash certified is very valuable to your cosmetology career because the eyelash extension sector of the beauty industry is growing rapidly, this is a great way to differentiate yourself from other cosmetologists. In addition to being very desirable, lash extensions need to be redone every three weeks which will give you consistent clientele. Bella Lash is known as one of the top providers of high-quality lash extensions. If you are a current licensed cosmetologist or aesthetician, you can enroll in our 2-day workshop to become fully certified with the Bella Lash Classic Starter Kit.

At Franklin Academy, we believe you deserve nothing but the best when it comes to your education and success in the world of beauty. We look forward to training you in the art and science of hair, skin, and nails, providing you with the necessary skills required to become successful in the field of Cosmetology, Nail Technology, or Aesthetics in Tennessee.