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Phoenix Paradise Valley School

Empire Beauty School in Phoenix Paradise Valley, AZ
  • Empire Beauty School
  • 12827 N Tatum Blvd
  • Phoenix, AZ 85032
  • 602-971-0150
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Phoenix - Paradise Valley Area Beauty School - Empire

Join the exciting beauty industry as a licensed cosmetologist. The Empire Beauty School in Phoenix, AZ offers a rare combination of advantages to advance your career. The Phoenix location offers you a cosmetology education with all the support to start your training.

Empire Beauty Schools are accredited* which holds us to a higher standard of quality.

Empire’s fun and interactive classes are conducted by trained and licensed beauty educators. Our Phoenix school has a student salon where you will work on real clients while you learn to build your own book of business.

If you want a career with unlimited potential for creativity, flexibility, and making others feel more beautiful the world of beauty is the perfect place for you.

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Why Empire?

  • Experience: Empire has over 70 years of experience in cosmetology education
  • Unique: Certified learning in cosmetology (CLIC) includes mannequins , textbooks, and special tools that all work together to enhance your learning at Empire
  • Interactive: White board technology and digital textbooks make learning more visual, easy, and fun
  • Accredited: National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences ( NACCAS) accreditation
  • Advanced: We’ll help you get licensed, opening new opportunities
  • Affordable: Our accreditation enables us to help students get federal financial aid

Schedule a tour at a local campus to see for yourself.

About the area

The Paradise Valley, AZ, Empire Beauty School is situated on the corner of Cactus Street and Tatum Boulevard across from Paradise Valley Mall and about 2 miles east of AZ-51.

The Paradise Valley Empire Beauty School has been preparing and educating future beauty professionals since 2000 in this state-of-the-art school. The cosmetology school offers ample parking for commuting students and public transportation is accessible nearby the school. Local restaurants, shopping areas and gas stations include Arby's, Baskin Robins, Chik-fil-a, Fuzziwigs, Paradise Valley Bakery, Qdoba Mexican Grill, Great China Buffet, Charles Grilled Subs, Borders, Famous Footwear, Gymboree, Children's Place, CVS, American Eagle, Champ's Sports, Chevron, Costco, and numerous more surrounding the school. Area day care centers offer services for parents attending the cosmetology school at Kid's Club, Kid's Park and Kinder Care.


Empire Beauty School's cosmetology education programs include technical training, as well as learning the business side of the industry. Students develop fundamental and advanced skills throughout their training. Listed below are the programs that are offered at the Phoenix Paradise Valley, AZ beauty school. For more information on these programs, please visit our Consumer Information section.

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In the Cosmetology program at the Empire Beauty School in Phoenix, AZ : The program includes several areas of focus including hair design, hair cutting, color, texture, basic skin care, and more.


The Phoenix Paradise Valley Empire Beauty School has received both industry honors, and recognition as a high performing school within the largest system of cosmetology schools, the 110 campuses of Empire Education Group. Several Empire Beauty School locations all around the country, as well as Empire Education Group as an organization, have also received several Modern Salon’s excellence in education awards for outstanding achievement in cosmetology education.

Community Involvement

Paradise Valley Empire Beauty School students have the opportunity to participate in local events benefiting the community as well as contributing to real-world training. Some of these events include day of beauty services for local patrons, fundraising benefits and more. Proceeds from Empire's National Day of Beauty event benefits raising awareness about domestic abuse. The students also may participate in local and national competitions, as well as the school's own beauty shows to highlight the students' skills and talents. Empire's Future Professionals Expo offers students exposure to the beauty industry, the one-on-one experience with beauty professionals during mentoring workshops and students also are able to network and interview with salon leaders and representatives to further their career objectives.

Upcoming Class Start Dates

Phoenix, AZ 85032 April 20, 2015
Phoenix, AZ 85032 May 11, 2015
Phoenix, AZ 85032 June 1, 2015
Phoenix, AZ 85032 June 22, 2015
Phoenix, AZ 85032 July 13, 2015
Phoenix, AZ 85032 August 3, 2015

Success Stories

"You really have to pay your dues to beomce a platform artist, but it is worth it. I started off as a part time educator for a beauty products distributor, but before I knew it, more opportuniteis came up. It is hard work, but the payoff is fantastic."

Misael Aponte

Schwartkopf Platofrm Artist and Owner of Misael Art, Phoenix, AZ