Empire Education Group is the largest provider of cosmetology education in North America, educating and training more than 20,000 future cosmetologists annually. With over 100 locations, Empire's network spans across 22 states and it's still growing.
Empire's core brands are Empire Beauty Schools and Hair Design Schools.
Empire has re-branded many of the schools it has purchased, so our alumni include industry professionals who attended any of the following cosmetology schools:
For more than 75 years, Empire has been providing high-quality cosmetology education. In 1935, the first Empire Beauty School opened in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Empire Beauty Schools compounded their growth with the 2007 merger of the Regis Corporation's school division. This strong partnership between Regis and Empire has opened the doors for Empire students to connect with virtually thousands of salons across America.