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Arvada Denver School

Empire Beauty School in Arvada Denver, CO
  • Empire Beauty School
  • 6520 Wadsworth Blvd
  • Arvada, CO 80003
  • 303-455-0100
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Arvada - Denver Area Beauty School - Empire

Join the exciting beauty industry as a licensed cosmetologist. The Empire Beauty School in Arvada, CO offers a rare combination of advantages to advance your career. The Arvada 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 Arvada 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

Located just three miles north of Interstate 70 at the intersection of the Wadsworth Boulevard Bypass/CO-121 and 65th Avenue near the Fairlane Shopping Center above the Department of Motor Vehicles.

This elegant Colorado cosmetology school in the Fairlane Shopping Center has been enrolling and training beauty students for professional careers in the beauty industry since 2000. There is parking immediately outside of the school, as well as available public transportation. Nearby shopping and local eateries include Subway, McDonalds, Walgreens, and the Fairlane Shopping Plaza. Several area gas stations are within close proximity of the school such as 7-Eleven and Gas and Wash for commuting students.


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 Arvada Denver, CO 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 Arvada, CO : The program includes several areas of focus including hair design, hair cutting, color, texture, basic skin care, and more.


Our cosmetology school in Arvada Denver, CO has regular events for the students. Check out some videos of cosmetology students and staff at the Arvada Denver Empire Beauty School.

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The Arvada Denver 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

Arvada Empire Beauty School future beauty professionals participate in community events that support their hands-on training such as fundraisers, fashion and hair shows, competitions, and additional community events. The Arvada students also participate in Empire's National Day of Beauty event, which benefit s raising awareness about domestic violence. The students also have the opportunity to participate in local and national competitions, as well as their own beauty shows to highlight their skills and talents. Empire's Future Professionals Expo allows students to gain exposure to the beauty industry, experience one on one mentor workshops with beauty professionals and have the opportunity to interview with salon leaders. The Arvada, CO, school holds their own special events performing beauty services for senior citizens in the community, graduation ceremonies and more.

Success Stories

"The next generation of hairdressers is getting ready to take my place! You just need to get started, be passionate, and before you know it, you'll be at the top."

Michael O'Rourke

Founder, Sexy Hair, Carlton Hair Salons, and Rock Your Hair and Empire FPE Judge