Financial Aid

The Cosmetology Training Center offers financial aid to those who qualify. Students may apply for Financial Aid at The school participates in the Federal Pell Grant and Direct Loan programs.

  • Monthly Payment Plans
  • Pell Grants Available
  • Student Direct Loans Available
  • VA Approved
  • Vocational Rehab Approved

Types of Aid Available

Federal Pell Grant
This grant is awarded to students with financial need and does not have to be repaid. The amount of your Federal Pell Grant depends on your cost of attendance and enrollment status.

Federal Student Loans
Student loans are borrowed money that must be repaid, with interest. You must be enrolled at least part-time to be eligible.

Eligibility requirements are determined by Louisiana Office of Student Financial Aid. Please visit to find out more about TOPS.

VA Benefits
The Veteran’s Administration provides benefits for eligible Veterans. Veterans and dependents of veterans must establish his/her eligibility by calling 1-888-GIBILL-1 (1-888-442-4551). Visit for more information.

Louisiana Rehabilitation Services (LRS)
For more information, please contact LRS at 262-5353 for eligibility requirements.

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