Home Cosmetology Schools in Florida

Shear Excellence Hair Academy

Shear Excellence Hair Academy

Connect with This School

3679 West Waters Avenue, Tampa, FL 33614

Verified School

"Verified School" means we have gathered the information on this profile page from public sources, and we have been in contact with the school owners or representatives to validate accuracy.

Do you want to know how to have your school appear as a Verified School on Beauty Schools? Contact us to learn more.

Programs Offered


  • 1,200 hours
  • 10 months
  • $16,892


  • 310 hours
  • 3 months
  • $3,515

Nail Technology

  • 300 hours
  • 3 months
  • $3,320


  • 1,200 hours
  • 10 months
  • $16,892

In the School's Own Words

Shear Excellence Hair Academy is an Accredited institution that offers multiple programs that cater towards the fashion industry. We offer Barber Hair Design, Cosmetology, Nail Technician, Facial Specialist, and Full Specialist Programs. Our Programs are taught by qualified and passionate Instructors who guide you through the program by providing you with the tools you'll need to be successful. We have a strong Admissions team and provide Financial Aid for those who qualify for some of our programs. Invest in yourself today by reaching out to our Tampa or Valrico locations. Spanish and English courses available for all programs.

facial specialist students
barber students
full specialist students

Programs Offered

  • Barber Hair Design: $16.891.67
  • Cosmetology: $16,891.67
  • Nail Technician: $3,320.68
  • Facial Specialist: $3,515.07
  • Full Specialist Program: $8,758.98

All programs require a $50 Application Fee and $100 Registration Fee.

Barber Hair Design, Cosmetology, and Full Specialist offer Financial Aid for those who qualify. Financial Aid is not offered for the Nail Technician and Facial Specialist programs.

Editor's Description

Shear Excellence Hair Academy's learners enjoy individual instruction and mentorship designed to motivate, inspire, challenge, and improve the quality of life for those who want not just a job but a satisfying career.

The school's 1,200-hour licensed cosmetology program has produced graduates for more than 20 years, focusing not only on hair care, skincare, and nails but also chemistry, sanitation, and law. In addition, the school offers facial, barbering, full specialist, and nail technology programs.

"I would recommend Shear Excellence because all the instructors are great and always willing to help," says student Jennifer. "I really am enjoying my time here!"

About This School


There is an application fee of $50. Please contact this school to learn more about how to apply.

Financial Aid

85% of students received financial aid. Students were awarded $4,718 on average.
First-time undergraduate students in the 2021 school year.

School Size

As of 2021 this school has 137 students enrolled with a student-to-teacher ratio of 16:1.

Information gathered from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), 2023.


This school is accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts & Sciences (NACCAS).

Other Area Schools You Should Consider

Artistic Nails & Beauty Academy – Accredited

4951-A Adamo Drive
Tampa, FL 33605

American Institute of Beauty – Accredited

2800 34th Street North
St Petersburg, FL 33713

Academy of Beauty and Business – Accredited

3301 3rd Avenue North Street
St. Petersburg, FL 33713