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 skill set 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 in 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 bring unique talents and years of experience to the classroom.
  • We offer convenient weekly or monthly payment plans.
  • We have been teaching and graduating students for over 30 years.

Course Details


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 hair styling, cutting, coloring and permanent waving – for all types of hair.

Course Duration: Full time students can complete in 1 year

Nail Technology

Our 400 hour course covers all forms of artificial nails – sculptures, tips, acrylic, fiberglass and nail art. 

Course Duration: Full time students can complete in 3 months

Cosmetology Instructor

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 students can complete in 4 months

Class Schedules

We offer flexible student schedules that allow you to attend full time (35 hours per week) or part time (21 hours per week). Enrollment is taken throughout the year. Cosmetology classes start in January, May, and September. Nail Technology classes are offered throughout the year.

Course Costs

Your costs include the registration fee, books, kit, and supplies. A flexible monthly plan is available for all classes – including full time and part time. There is no interest charged, and you can pay as you attend.

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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CJ Grondin Enterprises Inc.

220 W. Nepessing Street Suite 204 Lapeer, MI 48446
P: (810) 664-5955
F: (810) 664-5959

Paul N. Grondin Inc.

350 N. Court Street Lapeer, MI 48446
P: (810) 664-5903
F: (810) 664-8393