Nebraska Cosmetology License Requirements
Below are the requirements on how to get a Nebraska cosmetology license, renew your license or if you need to transfer your cosmetology license in Nebraska to a different state. If you have questions or issues about these requirements for cosmetology, you can contact the Nebraska state board of cosmetology.
Apply For Nebraska Cosmetology License
Must be at least 17 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED You must also complete a basic first aid class.
Nebraska Cosmetology School Hours
|Cosmetologist License||2100 Hours|
|Barber License||Contact The Board Of Barbering|
|Esthetician License||600 Hours|
|Nail Technician License||300 Hours|
|Electrologist License||600 Hours|
|Permanent Makeup License||4 Hours|
|Cosmetology Instructor License||Cosmetology License + 925 Hours|
|Massage Therapist License||1000 Hours|
Nebraska Cosmetology License Renewal
Nebraska cosmetology license renewal happens every 2 years at the end of December for all cosmetologists and nail technicians. Estheticians renew every two years at the end of September. The cost to renew beauty practitioner licenses is $118. Nebraska requires 8 hours of cosmetology continuing education to renew all licenses.
Nebraska Cosmetology License Reciprocity
To transfer your home state cosmetology license to Nebraska you must have at least 2100 training hours completed and a state board issued exam from your home state. Work experience or additional training hours in Nebraska may be considered if you don't have 2100 training hours from your home state. The cost to transfer your license to Nebraska is $95.