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Hanover Park Chicago School

Empire Beauty School in Hanover Park Chicago, IL
  • Empire Beauty School
  • 1166 East Lake Street
  • Hanover Park, IL 60133
  • 630-830-6560
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Hanover Park - Chicago Area Beauty School - Empire

Join the exciting beauty industry as a licensed cosmetologist. The Empire Beauty School in Hanover Park, IL offers a rare combination of advantages to advance your career. The Hanover Park 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 Hanover Park 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 80 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

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About the area

Located in the greater Chicago area of Illinois, on East Lake Street, is home to Empire Beauty Schools of Hanover Park.

The newly remodeled Hanover Park beauty school has been enrolling and training cosmetology students for professional careers in the beauty industry since 2000. There is ample and free parking available as well as public transportation from the Metro Train and PACE Bus lines. Nearby shopping and local eateries include Denny's, Wendy's, McDonalds, Caputo's and the Stratford Mall.


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 Hanover Park Chicago, IL 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 Hanover Park, IL : The program includes several areas of focus including hair design, hair cutting, color, texture, basic skin care, and more.

Cosmetology Educator

In the Cosmetology Educator program at the Empire Beauty School in Hanover Park, IL : The cosmetology educator program focuses on educational techniques, instructional techniques, lesson plan development, team building and more.


Our cosmetology school in Hanover Park Chicago, IL has regular events for the students. Check out some videos of cosmetology students and staff at the Hanover Park Chicago Empire Beauty School.


The Hanover Park Chicago 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

The Hanover Park Empire Beauty School students participate in community events which support their hands-on training such as performing a day of beauty services for local patrons. The proceeds benefit raising awareness about domestic abuse. 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.

Upcoming Class Start Dates

Hanover Park, IL 60133 October 26, 2015
Hanover Park, IL 60133 November 16, 2015
Hanover Park, IL 60133 December 7, 2015

Success Stories

"One year out of cosmetology school, I was winning national hair competitions. As a student, sometimes you don't realize what kinds of opportunities you have...if you just reach for them."

Nicole Obert

Stylist, Mizu Salon, New York, NY, Finalist on Shear Genius, and Wella Platform Artist