Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some answers to the most frequently asked questions. If you need more information you can either fill out our "Get More Info" form or call us at: Capri Cosmetology Learning Center Nanuet N.Y. 845-623-6339 Capri Cosmetology Learning Center Newburgh N.Y. 845-563-3090

Are Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers New York a new school?

No! Capri was established in 1961.

Is Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers New York associated with the Capri School in New Jersey?

No, Capri New York has absolutely no affiliation with any school in New Jersey.

Where are we located?

Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers are conveniently located in 2 locations, Nanuet, NY (approximately 25 miles NORTH of Manhattan) and Newburgh, NY both located immediately off interstate highways.

Is Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers accredited?

Yes! Capri is accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Careers Arts and Sciences. (NACCAS)

Once I finish the program will I be licensed?

In order to become licensed in NY, you must pass an examination by the NYS Division of Licensing. Capri’s curriculum trains you for the state board exam. Our graduates have an extremely high passing rate for this examination.

What if I want to practice my profession in another state?

Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers also offers an additional *200hr supplemental course at no charge to its cosmetology graduates that may help prepare students for the State Board exams in other states. Every state has their own licensing requirements, and it would be a good idea to contact them directly to find out what those requirements might be. 

*Conditions may apply.

What are the prerequisites for entry into the program?

You must be 17 or older, You must have a High School Diploma or GED. For students that do not have a High School Diploma or High School Equivalency(GED), an ATB can be taken.

How do I start the enrollment process?

Call Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers and make an appointment with our admissions officer. The rest is easy! Nanuet 845.623.6339 Newburgh 845.563.3090

Can I start going to school at a different time of the year, or must I start in September?

Capri offers rolling admissions. Our Cosmetology and Esthetics program starts every other month.   Nail Specialty may be offered different times during the year.

Does Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers offer Financial Aid?

Yes, financial assistance is available for those accepted and who qualify based on your prior years income and you (or your parents) Income Tax Return.

Does Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers offer payment plans for tuition?

Yes, different payment options are available.

Will Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers help me find a job after I complete the program?

All Capri Cosmetology Learning Center graduates have access to our Career Board,  can post their resumes on our graduate page and are welcome to any of our hosted job fairs. Although we do provide job placement assistance, we cannot guarantee employment.

Can I observe a class before I make the decision to enroll at Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers?

Yes, it is very important to us that you are 100% sure about your decision to enroll in our school. We recommend viewing our school, and any other school, prior to registration. 

Does Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers accept International Students?

Yes, Capri Cosmetology Learning Centers has graduates from countries as far away as Japan, Thailand, Turkey and many more. We are approved through Immigration and Naturalization to offer international students an I-20 form to study at our school.

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