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Best Trade Schools in Baltimore

Our Recommended Top 6

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local professionals. We scored Baltimore Trade Schools on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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11 E. Mount Royal Avenue, Suite 001, Baltimore, MD 21202

Why choose this provider?

Top Knowledge Healthcare Institute offers an array of academic courses to individuals in the Baltimore metro and nearby areas. It conducts CPR classes and CNA or GNA and CMT training. The school also provides a 20-hour medication technician training program that covers safe medication administration, medication storage, and physical and behavioral changes reporting and recording. In addition, its pharmacy technician certification prep course includes medication and drug classification and pharmacy calculation lectures. Top Knowledge Healthcare Institute is accredited by the Maryland Board of Nursing.

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4.8
Google
4.8 / 5 (105)
Facebook
5.0 / 5 (47)
Yelp
1.0 / 5 (1)

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We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.
5.0
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8660 Pulaski Highway, Baltimore, MD 21237

Why choose this provider?

The Baltimore Beauty & Barber School is a trade school offering cosmetology and professional barbering career training programs to individuals wanting to shift into the field of cosmetology. Its students receive comprehensive training in haircutting, hair styling, hair braiding, shaving, and facial hair designing. Their hands-on training sessions take place in an on-site salon. The school is accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences. In 2019, Baltimore Beauty & Barber School recorded a placement rate of 65.66%.

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4.1
Google
4.2 / 5 (24)
Facebook
4.3 / 5 (11)
Yelp
1.0 / 5 (1)

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We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.
5.0
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318 North Howard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201

Why choose this provider?

Baltimore Studio of Hair Design is a beauty academy that has been training individuals to be professional nail technicians or cosmetologists for over three decades. Its hair design curriculum includes classroom study, demonstrations, lectures, and practical work. It also has a 1,500-hour cosmetology program and a full-time program which takes 10 to 14 months to accomplish. It trains its students for State Board Preparation and offers a flexible training schedule to accommodate their busy lifestyles. The school has placement services for its graduates. It is NACCAS-accredited.

Reputation:

We scour the internet for reviews from well-known resources. Each provider is evaluated based on the quality and quantity of their reviews, their presence on multiple review sites, and their average minimum rating.
4.1
Google
4.2 / 5 (35)
Yelp
1.0 / 5 (1)

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We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.
5.0
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Website
700 York Road, Towson, MD 21204

Why choose this provider?

Fortis offers medical and dental assistant training programs in the Baltimore area. Its programs help students prepare for a career in the healthcare and medical industry, from being medical assistants and office administrators to pharmacy technicians and medical technology professionals. It also offers beauty and wellness programs that train students for becoming massage therapists or estheticians. Fortis has 14 campuses across the United States recognized by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools or the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges.

Reputation:

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5.0
Yelp
5.0 / 5 (2)

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5.0
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Website
​8204 Pulaski Hwy, Baltimore, MD 21237

Why choose this provider?

Earlbeck Gases & Technologies is a trade school and supply facility that serves Baltimore. It offers basic, intermediate, and advanced programs to prepare and certify individuals for a career in welding, as well as to provide skills improvement opportunities for industrial employees. It gives students daytime and evening class options to accommodate their busy schedules. It also provides single-day and frequent courses throughout the year. The school has over 20 years of experience in educating welders.

Reputation:

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4.7
Google
4.6 / 5 (27)
Facebook
5.0 / 5 (13)

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5.0
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Website
2834 Loch Raven Road, Baltimore, MD 21218
  • Small Class Size
  • No Entrance Exam

Why choose this provider?

Holistic Massage Training Institute provides hands-on training for learners throughout Baltimore and the nearby areas. The institute is staffed by educators who have years of experience as massage therapists and provide a holistic curriculum that includes anatomy, physiology, a variety of massage and bodywork techniques, and business training. Classes are also available during evenings and weekends and have a maximum of 20 students so that each learner is given ample attention and education. The school also offers employment assistance upon students' graduation.

License Verified:

License: 211769

The Database of Accredited Postsecondary Institutions and Programs

Reputation:

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4.5
Facebook
4.5 / 5 (62)
Google
4.4 / 5 (37)
Yelp
4.5 / 5 (17)

Professionalism:

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.
5.0
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