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Cosmetology School Z Hair Academy

Cosmetology School

Based in the Kansas City area, Z Hair Academy is an award-winning institution with four progressive cosmetology schools in Lawrence, Overland Park, Lee’s Summit and Kansas City.

About the Program
  • Complete Education
  • Right Tools for the Job
  • Your Path to Employment

Testimonials

The Z Fam

“…Ron, Judi and their staff are wonderful educators who work hard to make sure their students can have the most out their careers as stylists…”

Emily Rader, Z Hair Academy Graduate, Stylist at Salon Lucca

“Kansas City Fashion Week was an incredible experience that brought me joy. This experience made me realize how much fun being a professional updo stylist would be. I grew as a person and as a stylist that day at KCFW. Everyone who wants to be a stylist should have this experience.”

Sarah Pfannestiel, Z Hair Academy Graduate

“…Z Hair Academy is by far the best education you could ask for. Like the beauty field itself, they are constantly changing and growing…”

Lindsay, Z Hair Academy Graduate and Stylist at Salon Adiktd

“I feel very privileged and honored to have received an education from Z Hair Academy. I was very confident going out into the real world, and I can truly say that Z gave me a complete learning experience. Every bit of it prepared me fully for my career. I have no doubt I will be successful.”

Kayla, Z Hair Academy Graduate and Stylist

“…Your program has truly prepared her to make the jump from ‘school’ to the real world. It would be very difficult to put a dollar value on the care, concern and preparation you have given her to go out and make a living…”

Mike and Linda Everett, Parents of a Z Hair Academy Graduate

“…I have never been so blessed to have chosen Z Hair Academy it has taught me so much— not only just the technical but the real world…”

Taylor Roles, Z Hair Academy Graduate

“…If you want a top-notch education that keeps on giving, even after graduation, choose Z Hair Academy! It's a ‘Z Thing’!…”

Patricia Hatzfeld, Z Hair Academy Graduate

“…We are all privileged to have known Z Hair Academy. Thank you so much for such a valuable year…"

Morgan, Z Hair Academy Graduate and Stylist

“… thank you both for bringing in Suzie Bond and Steven Cristobal from L'Oreal Professionnel. I learned a lot and really enjoyed the presentation…”

Liz, Z Hair Academy Graduate and Stylist

“…Shannon’s education and experience at Z Hair Academy have set her up with a great career with many options to take her throughout life…”

Shelly, Parent of Z Hair Academy Graduate
Cosmetology School Zhair Student Salon

Student Salons

The Z Hair Academy student salons provide the service and experience you would expect from a high-end salon, but at affordable prices and within fun, friendly environments.