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Highland Beauty School

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Highland Beauty School

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture in Highland, Indiana

As of 2011, Tricoci University and Creative Hair Styling Academy came together to provide students in Northwest Indiana access to one of the most renowned beauty schools in the Midwest. You can find the beauty school off of Ridge Road at 2549 Highway Avenue, just 30 miles south of Chicago. This campus can help aspiring students hone their cosmetology or esthetic skills while also allowing them to network with industry giants.

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Our Programs

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

Focus on learning how to help others care for their skin as a facialist, waxing specialist, body treatment specialist, medi-spa esthetician, or makeup artist.

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

If you’re concerned about the cost of attending a Tricoci University program, and you’re not sure where to start looking for financial aid, never fear. The experts affiliated with the University can help you better assess your financial situation after your acceptance. In turn, these parties can help you determine what aid programs you can apply to for help.

Take classes three days per week to learn how to become a Cosmetology or Esthetics instructor.

For more information about this campus’s tuition and kit costs, you can reach out to one team member or visit our Consumer Information section.

Guest Services

Experience High-Level salon and spa services

Guest Services at the On-Campus Salon

Students attending the Highland, Indiana, branch of Tricoci University will have regular access to the student-run salon on campus. This salon offers cosmetologist services at a discount to the local population. In return, students will have the opportunity to test out the skills they’re learning in the classroom while also gaining experience for their resumes.

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 Highland, IN

Highland, Indiana, attracts yearly events dedicated to local beauty culture. These include the Winter Barber Battle sponsored by the university as well as several area fashion shows, including the Fashion Trunk Show and the Dare to be Different designer fashion show. Students will have the opportunity to participate in these events, following in the footsteps of local beauty legends including Georgette Mosbacher and the Lever Brothers.

Beauty Events in Highland, IN

Throughout the year, the Tricoci University Highland campus holds several cosmetics classes on topics such as microneedling, dermaplaning, lash lift and tinted mascara.

The annual Winter Barber Battle is a chance for Highland barbers to compete for the title of the Best Barber. Sponsored by Tricoci University and Fade Away, this annual event showcases the latest hairstyle trends and barbering techniques.

The Highland, IN area is also home to a wide selection of fashion shows including the Fashion Trunk Show, which benefits the Parkinson’s Foundation, and the Dare to be Different designer fashion show.


Frequently Asked Questions
About Highland Beauty School

Tricoci University's Highland, Indiana, campus makes four different programs available to aspiring students: cosmetology, esthetics, barbering and instructor training.

Students are invited to attend Tricoci University in Highland, Indiana’s many programs on their own schedules. With that in mind, the campus is open between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. for students attending full time. Students can alternatively sign up to take morning classes between 9:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

The student salon’s hours are:

  • Monday – Closed
  • Tuesday – 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday – 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Thursday – 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Friday – 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Saturday – 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Sunday – Closed

You will receive a student kit at the Highland Tricoci University campus upon your acceptance. In this kit, you’ll find all of the tools you need to attend the University’s many programs, as well as an Apple iPad for e-learning material.

Deciding whether or not you want to attend beauty school is a highly individualized decision. Attending beauty school in Highland, Indiana, does more than just allow you to improve marketable skills. You’ll have the opportunity to connect with industry giants upon attending school in Highland, as the campus is within driving distance of Chicago and home to several notable fashion events. If you’re looking to network, while also earning the beauty license of your choice, why not schedule a tour of the Highland campus?

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