Program Costs


  • $11,320 for 1,000-hour program
  • Includes a $100 non-refundable fee and Hair Extensions certification
  • Tuition is subject to change on July 1

Additional Costs

  • $ 50 (approx.) for designated uniform
  • $550 (approx.) for cosmetology kit
  • $ 80 for NYS exam fee

Federal Financial Aid

Financial aid available for those who qualify. Learn more.

Tuition not covered by financial aid is the student’s responsibility. Note: Students must maintain satisfactory progress to remain eligible for financial aid. Initial deposit, due at time of program registration, is not covered by Federal Student Aid funds.

Questions: Call the Financial Aid office at 631-261-3600 x214.

Other Financial Help

Convenient monthly payment plans to those who qualify.

Credit cards accepted.

Call the Bursar at 631-261-3600 x314 to discuss payment options.

Net Price Calculator

Use the Net Price Calculator as a tool to estimate the price to attend the Cosmetology program at Western Suffolk BOCES. This can help you plan your educational financing based on the information you provide in this calculator.

This estimate does not represent a final determination, or actual award, of admissibility, financial assistance or a final net price. This estimate shall not be binding on the Secretary of Education, Western Suffolk or the state of New York. Be sure to complete the required admission and financial aid materials, including the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), in order to determine your final eligibility for federal grants or loans.