Utah Cosmetology License Information

In order to obtain a license in Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Electrology, or Nail Technology, in the state of Utah, individuals must complete the requirements listed below. Other requirements may apply.

Cosmetology: 2000 hours
Esthetician: 600 hours
Electrologist: 600 hours
Nail Technologist: 300 hours
Barber: 1000 hours

Licensing Fee Schedule: (Fees subject to change)

Cosmetology Application Fee: $60 Renewal Fee: $52
Esthetician Application Fee: $60 Renewal Fee: $52
Electrologist Application Fee: $50 Renewal Fee: $32
Nail Technologist Application Fee: $60 Renewal Fee: $52
Barber Application Fee: $60 Renewal Fee: $52

Continuing Education Requirements:


Reciprocity is granted to individuals from states with requirements which are substantially equal to, or greater than, those of Utah.

Contact Information:

Utah Division of Occupational & Professional Licensing
Board of Cosmetology (or Barbering)
160 East, 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84145-0805