• Personal interview of each student
  • Complete all admission forms
  • Copy of high school diploma, or equivalent (GED)
  • 4-1 Vi X 1 Vi photographs
  • Texas Cosmetology Student Permit Fee: $25.00 money order payable to AOHD or cash
  • Copy of Driver's License or identification card
  • Copy of social security card or birth certificate
  • An applicant for a cosmetology operator license and manicure license must be at least 17 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED.
  • An applicant for an instructor's license must have a valid operator's license and have a high school diploma or GED.

Tuition Cost


  • Tuition and fees: $13,500
  • Books and supplies: $1,300
  • Tuition and fees: $7,500
  • Books and supplies: $1,300


  • Tuition and fees: $7,125

If a student requires additional training beyond contracted prices, an additional charge of $250.00 a week will be assessed.

Additional Fees

Cosmetology Program
  • Permit $25
Nail Technician Program
  • Permit $25
Instructor Course
  • Permit $25


Financial Aid Requirements

You will need to provide copies of your Tax returns to complete the FAFSA application. Assistance is available in completing and filing this information if needed.


Orientation is held twice a month. You must attend oreintation prior to starting program. Please bring copies of your admission documents on this date. Please be on time!

Start Dates

Classes start dates vary - please cleck with admissions.

Class Schedules

Full time: Monday - Friday 8:30 until 3:00 or 8:30 until 5:00.

Part time: Monday - Friday 8:30 until 11:30 and Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8:30 until 3:00

How to Apply

Please call us at 409-813-3100 to begin your application process. We look forward to hearing from you.