Focus your energy on achieving personal and professional success within the growing cosmetology industry!

For more than 80 years, Empire Beauty Schools has educated its students on how to become beauty professionals.

Empire Beauty Schools provide comprehensive cosmetology education throughout North America with schools located in multiple states. They are nationally accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Science.


Empire has a passionate commitment to creating “opportunities for people to improve their lives" through their interactive education programs. Their one-of-a-kind CLiC curriculum supports a dynamic experience, allowing students to learn by seeing and doing, including hands-on practice with a mannequin. The professional student kit provided by the school also includes downloadable textbooks. Empire’s approach is designed to help students learn skills and build confidence by working in a student salon environment.

Empire Beauty Schools offers cosmetology and esthetics programs that cover:

  • Hair styling, haircutting and hair color
  • Nail services, including manicures and pedicures
  • Basic skin care
  • Hair removal techniques
  • Make-up application
  • Business/retail training

Student support

The instructors at Empire Beauty Schools are trained to give personal attention to every student. Their focus is on supporting students’ success and satisfaction throughout their school experience. In addition to a specific program of study, students can also expect learn how to:

  • Market skills to new clients
  • Build positive relationships with clients
  • Sell professional products to clients
  • Manage a salon or spa

And to help students monitor their progress, check enrollment or financial aid, or access helpful links to different websites and social media, Empire Beauty Schools offer students a portal app for Android, iPhone, and Web Browsers.

Financial assistance may be available to qualified Empire Beauty Schools students through scholarship programs offered by the Empire Gives Back program and through industry partners.

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