Apply For Utah Cosmetology License

The Utah cosmetology license requirements. If you are trying to obtain a license for barber, cosmetologist, electrologist, esthetician, master esthetician or nail technologist in Utah students must complete the requirements listed below set by the Utah Board of Cosmetology. If you cannot find the information you are looking for on this page then we suggest to contact the state board of cosmetology. They can help answer general questions about applying for an Utah cosmetology license.

Utah Cosmetology License Requirements
Cosmetology License Requirements:
No minimum age or education requirements on file.

Utah Beauty School Hours
Cosmetologist License: 1600 Hours Or 2500 Hours Apprenticeship
Barber License: 1000 Hours Or 1250 Hours Apprenticeship
Esthetician License: 600 Hours Or 800 Hours Apprenticeship (at Least 5 Months)
Nail Technician License: 300 Hours Or 375 Hours Apprenticeship (at Least 3 Months)
Electrologist License: 600 Hours
Cosmetology & Barber Instructor License: Cosmetology License + 1000 Hours Teacher Training, Or 3000 Hours Work Experience
Massage Therapist License: 600 Hours

Utah Cosmetology License Renewal
Utah cosmetology license renewal happens every 2 years on September 30 in odd numbered years. Most of the practitioners' licenses cost $52 to renew,. Utah does not currently require cosmetology continuing education hours to renew licenses but CEUs are always recommended to stay current in the industry.

Utah Cosmetology License Reciprocity (Change or Transfer)
Utah does not allow license reciprocity, but they do offer licensure by endorsement if you meet their qualifications.