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Campus Information

Normal Beauty School

Normal Campus

The Tricoci University Normal Campus is located on the north side of the Bloomington-Normal metropolitan area. The facility in Central Illinois offers students the opportunity to enroll in Cosmetology or Esthetics programs. Here, students will have access to a large clinic, salon, theory room, manicure and pedicure stations, and color dispensary. Guests and students alike can take advantage of spacious lounges, as well as the several classrooms on campus.

Students looking to take a new step in their careers will thrive after their time spent in Tricoci University’s student salons and spas. The student salons provide a variety of affordable services to those all across Normal and Bloomington, allowing students to perfect their skills and respond to diverse client needs.

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Our Programs

Normal Campus that
Redefine the Beauty Industry

Our cosmetology program is one of the most up-to-date, technically precise, and versatile in the field today. Come expand your toolkit by studying and practicing the most up-to-date hair coloring, cutting, styling techniques.

  • Full Time – (37.5 Hours/Week) 10-12 Months
  • Part Time – (22.5 Hours/Week) 17-20 Months

The esthetics program at the Normal campus is a top-notch program to pursue studies in esthetics. Improve your understanding of day-to-day skincare, specialized skin treatments, and more. Our curriculum is ideal for aspiring facialists, waxing specialists, body treatment specialists, and makeup artists.

  • Full Time – (37.5 Hours/Week) 5-6 Months
  • Part Time – (22.5 Hours/Week) 9 Months

Future Tricoci University students have the opportunity to pursue a variety of avenues for financial aid, including:

  • Federal Loans
  • Scholarships
  • Tricoci University’s Tuition Payment Program

You can reach out to a TUBC Financial Aid Coordinator to learn more about your available options.

To learn more about pricing at the Normal, IL campus and its available programs, please visit our Consumer Information section.

Guest Services

Experience High-Level salon and spa services

Amazing Experiences at Modest Prices

The Normal campus is conveniently located on the north side of the Bloomington-Normal metropolitan area at 755 W Raab Road, Normal, IL 61761.

Tricoci University student salons will be a great way to experience high-level salon and spa services at very modest prices.

Guest Service Hours

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

NOTE: Please contact your campus to schedule an appointment. Not all services are available at all times. Hours and availability may vary by program.

Beauty History of Normal, IL

Normal and Bloomington have a long history of inspiring cosmetic designers with the rise of the iconic Hair port salon in 1968 and the frosted eyelash trend in the early 2000s. In addition, the state of Illinois, prides itself on advocating for cruelty-free cosmetic usage, Its the third state in the country to ban the use of animal testing for cosmetic purposes.

Students at the Normal, IL campus of Tricoci University of Beauty Culture will have the opportunity to add to this legacy of beauty throughout the state by participating in local beauty culture and crafting their own unique styles.

Beauty Events in Normal, IL

Normal, Illinois partners with its sister city, Bloomington, Illinois, to cultivate a culture of beauty. Every fall, students at Tricoci University will have the opportunity to participate in the Miss Illinois USA and Miss Illinois Teen USA Pageants. Students also have the chance to attend the Bloomington Bridal Show each November and the Elegant Bridal Expo every January.

Students looking to explore more unconventional looks have the opportunity to attend the local steampunk festival, Cogs & Corsets, which comes to Bloomington on a yearly basis. Alternatively, the Community Players Theatre and Heartland Theatre Company are always looking for volunteers willing to practice on aspiring local actors during their productions.


Frequently Asked Questions
About Normal Beauty School

The Normal campus offers students access to two programs. Our 1,500-hour cosmetology program guides newcomers through the proper techniques and treatments to color, cut, and style hair, as well as foundational skills in cosmetics and nail care. Our 750-hour esthetics program teaches students the understanding of skin health, proper techniques to maintain healthy skin, facial and body treatments, hair removal waxing, and more.

Students who attend Tricoci University in Normal, Illinois will have the opportunity to use their new skills on real clients in an on-site student salon.Here, students will receive plenty of experience working on clients’ hair, makeup, nails, and more. The student salon offers a variety of services at affordable prices.

Students who enroll in one of the programs at the Normal, IL campus will receive their student kits on their first day of classes. These student kits will include all of the tools a student will need to succeed at Tricoci University, including an Apple iPad to access e-learning products.

Finding the best campus and program suited to your needs can be a challenging experience. Luckily, we offer plenty of help every step of the way, from exploring program options to enrollment to graduation and beyond. Admissions advisors at the Normal campus are readily available to discuss your goals to find the best potential schedule and program for you. Our admissions advisors will provide you an idea of what your life as a student in Normal, Illinois may look like. If you want more information about Tricoci University’s programs, reach out to a University team member.

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