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Empire Beauty School in Elizabethtown Fort Knox, KY
  • Empire Beauty School
  • 554 Westport Rd
  • Elizabethtown, KY 42701
  • 270-765-3374
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Elizabethtown - Fort Knox Beauty School - Empire

Join the exciting beauty industry as a licensed cosmetologist. The Empire Beauty School in Elizabethtown, KY offers a rare combination of advantages to advance your career. The Elizabethtown 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 Elizabethtown 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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Elizabethtown Fort Knox Campus Photos:

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

Empire Beauty School of Elizabethtown, KY, is situated off the 31 West by-pass on Westport Road, west of Interstate 65 and north of The Western Kentucky Parkway.

The Elizabethtown, KY, Empire Beauty School has been educating and training qualified future beauty professionals since 2000 at this modern beauty school. Parking is available for commuting students, as are flexible evening classes for busy students.The Elizabethtown Community College is directly across the street from the school.Nearby shopping centers include Towne Mall, Mall Park Shopping Center, and the Helmwood Plaza. Additional shopping can be found at the nearby Walmart, EW James Kroger and Save-a-Lot. Local restaurants such as O'Charley's, Raffertys, Texas Roadhouse, McDonalds, Wendy's, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, Little Ceasars, Steak n' Shake, Burger King, Kentucky Fried Chicken, and more are available for students. Area day care centers offer services for parents attending the beauty school such as Primary House, Inc., Little Tykes and Playhouse Childcare.


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 Elizabethtown Fort Knox, KY beauty school. For more information on these programs, please visit our Consumer Information section.

Programs Available At This Location:


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


Our cosmetology school in Elizabethtown Fort Knox, KY has regular events for the students. Check out some videos of cosmetology students and staff at the Elizabethtown Fort Knox Empire Beauty School.


The Elizabethtown Fort Knox 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

Elizabethtown 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

Elizabethtown, KY 42701 October 26, 2015
Elizabethtown, KY 42701 November 16, 2015
Elizabethtown, KY 42701 December 7, 2015
Elizabethtown, KY 42701 January 4, 2016
Elizabethtown, KY 42701 January 25, 2016
Elizabethtown, KY 42701 February 15, 2016

Success Stories

"Be open to adventure, because this industry is so vast in opportunities that it offers, that once you have that license you can truly do anything you want to do... and it's enjoyable and you can make a great living for yourself."

Brig Van Osten

Salon Owner and Winner, Shear Genius and Empire FPE Judge