Empire Beauty School

110 Campuses
22 States

Empire Beauty School offers the largest and most prolific cosmetology and beauty programs in the United States. The college was originally founded in 1946, and operates more than 100 schools around the country.

Empire Beauty Schools boasts the largest comprehensive number of beauty schools graduates in America, and offers students advanced technical training and hands-on instruction for cosmetology, esthetics, electrology, hair styling, and make-up design and application.

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If you are seeking a rewarding career as a certified and licenses cosmetologist from one of the most respected Beauty Schools in the nation, look no further than Empire Beauty School. Our instructors have years of hands-on experience at the salon and spa level, and are highly proficient in the instruction of cutting-edge design techniques for hair, skin, and nails.

In addition to program instruction and licensing preparation, Empire also hosts the largest cosmetology competition in the United States. Competitors are selected from more than 100 campuses nationwide for a 2-day event that includes competitions in Ladies Cut and Trend Style, Nail Art Display, and Makeup Application, among other events.

Empire also operates several eco-conscious beauty schools located in Florida, New Jersey, and North Carolina. Powering many of their utilities using innovative energy saving features, Empire has been awarded the Green Conscious Salon Certification award from various state-level associations of beauty professionals.

Most courses are setup under roughly 900 hours of instruction that includes technical training combined with hands-on application. Standard curriculum for courses includes basic and advanced techniques for hair design, nail artistry, makeup application, and skin care.

Graduates of Empire Beauty Schools receive highly concentrated preparation from their instructors for their respective state licensing and board exams. These tests are a hybrid mix of written and practical application, and the vast majority of Empire students pass their certification on the first try.

Students are able to select from numerous different financing options when attending Empire Beauty Schools, including the availability of Federal Pell Grants, subsidized and unsubsidized student loans, and secondary loans taken out by co-signers for the students.

Empire Beauty Schools train students using the latest trends in technology and fashion, and stylists from this school often have little trouble entering the workforce directly upon graduation. If you would like more information on how Empire Is nationally recognized as an industry leader amongst beauty professionals, we encourage you to request more information using the form on this page.

Empire Beauty School Locations

Arizona
Avondale-Goodyear
Chandler-Gilbert
Flagstaff
Phoenix-Glendale
Phoenix-Paradise Valley
Prescott
Tuscon-University Area

Colorado
Arvada-Denver
Aurora-Denver
Lakewood- Denver
Littleton- Denver
Thornton- Denver

Florida
Ft. Lauderdale-Lauderhill
West Palm Beach

Georgia
Atlanta-Dunwoody
Atlanta-Kennesaw
Atlanta-Lawrenceville
Atlanta-Morrow
Augusta
Savannah

Illinois
Arlington Heights-Chicago
Hanover Park-Chicago
Lisle-Chicago
Stone Park-Chicago
Vernon Hills-Chicago

Indiana
Indianapolis-Speedway
Indianapolis

Kentucky
Elizabethtown-Fort Knox
Florence-Cincinnati
Louisville-Highland
Louisville-Hurstbourne
Louisville-Chenoweth
Louisville- Dixie Hwy

Maine
Bangor
Caribou-Presque Isle
Portland
Waterville-Augusta

Maryland
Glen Burnie-Baltimore
Owings Mills-Baltimore

Massachusetts
Boston
Lowell-Boston
Hyannis
Malden-Boston
Framingham-Boston

Michigan
Grand Rapids- East
Grand Rapids-Walker
Portage-Kalamazoo

Minnesota
Bloomington
Eden Praire-Hopkins
Brooklyn Park-Fridley
St. Paul

New Jersey
Bloomfield-East Orange
Bordentown-Trenton
Cherry Hill
Laurel Springs-Clementon
Jersey City
Ocean Township-Asbury Park
Paramus
Union-Newark

New York
Brooklyn
Buffalo
Queens
New York City-Manhattan
Peekskill-Westchester County
Rochester

North Carolina
Charlotte-Pineville
Charlotte-Matthews
Charlotte-Concord
Charlotte
Durham-Raleigh
Greensboro
Winston-Salem
West Greensboro

Ohio
Cincinnati

Pennsylvania
Allentown-Whitehall
Exton
Hanover
Harrisburg
Lancaster
Lebanon
Monroeville-Pittsburgh
Moosic-Wilkes-Barre-Scranton
Philadelphia -Center City
Philadelphia-Cheltenham
Philadelphia -Northeast
Pittsburg-North Hills
Pottsville
Reading
Shamokin Dam-Sunbury
Springfield-Delaware County
State College
Warminster-Bucks County
West Mifflin-Pittsburgh
Williamsport
York

Rhode Island
Providence
Warwick

Tennessee
Memphis
Brentwood-Nashville
Jackson
Memphis-Coleman Road

Virginia
Midlothian-Richmond
Richmond
Virginia Beach

Wisconsin
Green Bay
Manitowoc-Two Rivers
Milwaukee