Beauty School in Glenwood Springs, CO

The Glenwood Beauty Academy (GBA) was founded in Glenwood Springs, Colorado in 1982 as a school of Cosmetology by Mr. Charles Dunham and has been in continuous operation since its opening 35 years ago. Mrs. Winnifred and Mr. Myles Rovig purchased the School in 1990 and successfully operated Glenwood Beauty Academy for the next 17 years. The Rovigs sold the School to Ms. Karen Fiolkoski on January 1, 2007.

GBA is accredited be the National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences (NACCAS). NACCAS is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as the national accrediting agency for cosmetology, hairstyling, manicuring, barber, and esthetics training. The school is approved and regulated by the Private Occupational School Board, Colorado Division of Occupational Schools, Colorado Department of Higher Education.
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The Academy occupies space in the West Glenwood Plaza, Glenwood Springs, Colorado, with approximately 3600 square feet of floor space, including a classroom, dispensary, clinic, an office, facial rooms, a laundry room and a locker room.

Glenwood Beauty Academy is designed to meet the unique needs of beauty instruction. Classroom equipment consists of visual aids such as charts, films, a library, a TV, a VCR and DVD player and a white board to aid students in learning the theories of cosmetology, hairstyling, manicuring, and esthetics. The student clinic is furnished with work stations for the students to practice the techniques of their chosen field on both their mannequins and actual clients. All work performed on clinic clients is closely supervised by licensed and credentialed instructors. The facility is accessible to and can accommodate people with disabilities.
Glenwood Beauty Academy is accredited by The National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Science, an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Their offices are located at:
3015 Colvin Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 600-7600
State Approvals
Glenwood Beauty Academy is approved and regulated by the Colorado Department of Higher Education, Private Occupational School Board located at 1560 Broadway, Suite 1600, Denver, CO 80202. They may be contacted on line at The Board has approved Glenwood Beauty Academy to grant Diplomas in beauty culture. The following curriculum has been approved by the Board for Glenwood Beauty Academy:
Cosmetology – 1800 Clock Hours
Hair Styling- 1200 Clock Hours
Manicuring – 600 Clock Hours
Esthetics "Skin Care" - 600 Clock Hours