Grondin's College of Cosmetology

The College of Cosmetology provides courses in the exciting hair care and nail technology industries - both of which offer careers that are in great demand. Choosing a career in either of these industries will provide you with flexibility in your work schedule, the potential to own your own business, and the ability to take control of your own income. Don't wait, enroll today.

The College of Cosmetology has been in business for more than 30 years. We're conveniently located in Downtown Lapeer at 371 W. Nepessing Street, Lapeer, Michigan 48446. Our staff includes talented, knowledgeable professionals; each bringing a unique skillset and years of experience to the classroom. We fully prepare our students for the state licensing exam and to become profitable professionals in an exciting career of cosmetology.

Grondin's College of Cosmetology is the best choice.

Grondin's College of Cosmetology teaches the curriculum that is required by the State of Michigan - the same curriculum taught by every cosmetology school in the state. Our friendly, experienced instructors prepare each and every student to pass the state board exam and become a licensed cosmetologist. There are differences between us and other schools though.

  • Grondin's College of Cosmetology is very affordable. We believe you don't have to pay top dollar for a high-quality education.
  • We are a smaller school, and we're family-owned. We pride ourselves on being able to work with each students' individual needs to help ensure they get the most out of each class.
  • We make sure each of our instructors brings unique talents and years of experience to the classroom.
  • We offer convenient payment plans.
  • We have been teaching and graduating students for over 30 years.

Cosmetology Course

All aspects of cosmetology are covered in our 1500 hour course, which also includes nail technology and skincare. Students are taught the latest techniques in hairstyling, cutting, coloring, and permanent waving – for all types of hair.
Course Duration: Full-time cosmetology students can complete in 1 year

Nail Technology Course

Our 400 hour course covers manicuring, pedicuring, as well as, all forms of artificial nails - sculptures, tips, acrylic, fiberglass, and nail art.
Course Duration: Full-time manicure students can complete in 14 weeks

Cosmetology Instructor Course

This 500 hour course will qualify you to teach the above courses in a cosmetology school. Available only to licensed professionals.
Course Duration: Full-time Instructor students can complete in 19 weeks

Class Schedules

Cosmetology classes start in January, May, and September. Call for enrollment deadlines. Manicure classes (nail tech) also start in January, May, and September.

Course Costs

Your costs include the following: tuition, enrollment fee, State of Michigan registration fee, digital learning supplies, kit, and smock. Call 810-664-7683 for pricing.

You can apply for our Elizabeth Emma Grondin Memorial Scholarship.


For more information, please contact our Administrator, Marianne McNary by completing these questions or by calling (810) 664-7683.


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220 W. Nepessing Street Suite 204 Lapeer, MI 48446
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350 N. Court Street Lapeer, MI 48446
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