It’s time to say goodbye to summer and hello to the school year, which means it’s time to focus on your future. Whether you’ve been out of school just for the summer or for several years, now is a great time to go back to school. This time of year everyone is starting fresh. Don’t know where to start? Here are some steps to help you see yourself going back to school.
Are you wondering how you could afford going back to school? You’re not alone. Many students share this concern, but don’t let this hold you back from your future. Schools know this is a common concern and that’s why a lot of schools offer financial aid. There are grants and loans available to those who qualify, as well as GI Bill® educational benefits. Don’t let the cost intimidate you, be sure to check out your financial aid options.
The Studio Academy of Beauty offers financial aid to those who qualify.
GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.
Identify Your Interest
Going back to school can open so many doors for your future. You have the power to choose which direction you will go. Do you know which program you are interested in? Think about what you enjoy learning about and subjects you find fascinating. Have you always loved styling hair? Are you the makeup maven in your friend group? Are you always testing out the latest skin care products? Here at TSAOB we offer cosmetology, esthetics, hairstyling, laser, and educator training. Read about different programs and see which one piques your interest.
Find a Schedule That Works
Getting back into the school year schedule can be an adjustment. Especially if you have other responsibilities, like a job or family. When you’re deciding on a school you’ll want to take a look at the schedules they offer. Are they flexible? Here at TSAOB we know convenience is important, which is why we offer both day and evening classes. Think about what time you have available to commit to school, and look for a program that fits those hours. From there, determine if you are more fitted for a part time or full time school schedule.
Visit the School
Once you find a school that fits all of your needs, go take a look around! Taking a tour of a school really helps you envision yourself there. You can get a feel for the school, the students, and the atmosphere to see if it’s the best fit for you. You should be paying special attention to the classrooms, the salon, and the spa, as these will be areas you’ll spend a lot of time in at your new school. Take this opportunity to meet some of the staff, teachers, and students. Decide if you want to pursue your education here. When touring the school that is right for you, you’ll feel a connection with the people you’re meeting and the overall vibe of the school. You’ll likely leave the tour excited to start on the path toward your future!
Envision Your Future
If you’ve made it this far, you’re doing amazing. Remind yourself that going back to school is worth it. You are on the path to your dream future! Think about all of the amazing career opportunities that may be available to you after your graduation. The beauty industry is full of opportunities no matter which courses you take, from working in a salon or spa to working on the runway. See yourself fulfilled and succeeding as a makeup artist, hairstylist, or other beauty professional. Take a look at what local salons have to say about our graduates. Get excited, this could be you. Can you see yourself going back to school yet? Feel free to contact us with any questions, and to schedule your tour!