Mildred Elley has been a provider of quality higher education since 1917, where it was founded in the Capital District of New York.
We have 3 conveniently located campus locations in Albany, NY, NYC Metro, NY and Pittsfield, MA with online options as well.
Our campuses feature student-run massage therapy clinics at Albany, Pittsfield and New York City Metro campuses, and a cosmetology clinic at the Pittsfield campus.
We offer over 20 Degree and Certificate programs with classes in the day, evening, and weekends.
Financial Aid and Scholarships are available for those who qualify.
We are dedicated to seeing our students succeed offering Lifetime Job Placement Assistance
Cosmetology – CERT
Campus: Pittsfield, MA Only
The Cosmetology Certificate program in Pittsfield, MA qualifies and prepares its graduates for successful passage of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Cosmetology licensing examination, administered by the Board of Registration of Cosmetologists, and successful practice in the field of cosmetology and appearance enhancement. The program is equivalent to 1,000 clock hours of instruction. Students are required to complete a minimum of 1,000 hours distributed among fields required by the Board in order to be eligible to register for the Board licensure examination.
Accredited Member, ACICS
Mildred Elley is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award diplomas, certificates, and the Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) and Associate in Occupational Studies (A.O.S.) degrees. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
Mildred Elley - Pittsfield, MA Campus
Mildred Elley's Pittsfield, Massachusetts Campus is licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Office of Private Occupational School Education, Division of Professional Licensure.
Mildred Elley - Pittsfield, MA is also licensed to operate as a Cosmetology school and the Cosmetology program is approved by the Board of Registration of Cosmetologists of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
The campus is also approved for the training of the Veterans of the Armed Forces and JPTA participants.
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