Cosmetology Academy

The Cosmetology Academy's Shears of Steele Salon is open to the public by appointment only, when school is in session. 

Shears of Steele Salon Business Hours

(During the calendar school year)
1:00 PM- 6:30 PM
(Last appointment taken at 5:00 PM)

Phone: 817.698.5800

Email: Shears of Steele

 Interested in a Career in Cosmetology?

The NISD CTE Cosmetology Academy and Texas Department of Licensing & Regulation approved curriculum for Shears of Steele Salon provides students with opportunities to gain significant first-hand experiences and to become licensed cosmetologists after a four-year plan of study. Students will engage in training focused on business, entrepreneurship, and salon professional skills while mastering theory related content areas. 

Our Students

  • Obtain professional license upon successful completion of state examination requirements
  • Secure a marketable trade and competitive advantage with Career and Technical Certifications
  • Gain career experience through hands-on training and employability skills expectations
Forecast for a Career in Cosmetology    
  • Employment is expected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations. Personal appearance workers will grow by 20 percent from 2008 to 2018, which is much faster than the average for all occupations;
  •  About 44 percent of workers are self employed; many also work flexible schedules while attending college and advanced education courses.