For our students, beauty is a calling. It’s a passion to improve the world, one client at a time. In our latest television commercial, our character Kate speaks to the heart of every beauty professional with a fun spin on ambush makeovers! Make the world your Empire by doing what you love, and you just might be like Kate. Empowering others by helping them look their best!
About Empire Beauty School
Empire Beauty School is a leading cosmetology and beauty educator with over 100 beauty schools and cosmetology schools in the United States. Empire Beauty School offers a variety of beauty programs and cosmetology courses including cosmetology, esthetics, make-up artistry, and cosmetology educator training.
There are Empire Beauty School locations in 21 states. If you have a passion for hair, beauty, skin, or nails schedule a visit to one of our cosmetology schools near you. For more than 80 years, Empire has maintained this strong heritage and tradition of training future beauty professionals for rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry.
80 Years of Beautiful Careers
This year, Empire Education Group is celebrating its 80th year providing quality cosmetology education to future beauty professionals. The first Empire Beauty School opened in 1934 in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Steadily, over the next 60 years, Empire expanded to 20 schools throughout the state, preparing thousands of women and men for a career in cosmetology.
Today, Empire is the largest centrally owned and operated cosmetology school system in North America. With a national footprint across the United States, Empire educates more than 12 thousand students annually, proudly standing by its Core Purpose: To Create Opportunities for People to Improve their Lives.