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Louisville Dixie Highway School

Empire Beauty School in Louisville Dixie Highway, KY
  • Empire Beauty School
  • 5120 Dixie Hwy
  • Louisville, KY 40216
  • 502-447-0111
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Louisville - Dixie Highway Area Beauty School - Empire

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

Louisville Dixie Highway 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

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

About the area

The Louisville, KY, Empire Beauty School is located on Dixie Highway near Upper Hunters Trc and one mile south off I-264 and approximately five miles off Gene Snyder (I-265).

Our Louisville Empire Beauty School has been preparing future beauty professionals for careers in the beauty industry since 2000. Parking is available for commuting students, as is local transportation from TARC. Local eateries and shopping areas include Wendy's, KFC, Burger King, Mcdonald's, O'Charleys, Applebee's, Bob Evans, Papa John's, Pizza Hut, Subway, Penn Station, Swifty Gas Station, Thornton Speedway, Kroger, Dixie Manor, and Southland Terrace. Child care centers, such Aldergate Child Development Center, Beechland Baptist Kindergarden & Day Care, Elsie's Day Care & Preschool, New Salem Child Care & Development Center, Pleasure Ridge Child Care Center, Pumpkin Patch Daycare Inc., Ridgewood Child Development Center, Southside Christian Child Care, Southside Christian Child Care, Helen's Day Care, Bethany United Methodist Church Day Care, Southside Christian Child Care, St. Lawrence Child Enrichment Center, and Southside Christian Child Care, are also near the school.


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 Louisville Dixie Highway, 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 Louisville, 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 Louisville, KY : The cosmetology educator program focuses on educational techniques, instructional techniques, lesson plan development, team building and more.


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


The Louisville Dixie Highway 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 Louisville Empire Beauty School students gain additional real-world training and education as they participate in special events, such as fashion shows, beauty shows, competitions, fundraising events, community involvement, and more. The students also participate in Empire's National Day of Beauty event, which benefits raising awareness about domestic abuse. The students have the opportunity to participate in local and national competitions, as well as their own events 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. This Louisville Empire Beauty School hosts their own graduation ceremonies and open house celebrations.

Upcoming Class Start Dates

Louisville, KY 40216 October 26, 2015
Louisville, KY 40216 November 16, 2015
Louisville, KY 40216 December 7, 2015
Louisville, KY 40216 January 4, 2016
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Louisville, KY 40216 February 15, 2016

Success Stories

"As a salon owner and global brand amabassador, I have found that the job of being a good hair dresser is first of all to be good at doing hair. But just as important is a good personality to surround that--I encourage many nice, creative people I meet to consider a career in hairdressing ."

Mark Woolley

Hair Magazine's Salon Stylist of the Year and Owner, Electric Hairdressing, London and Empire FPE Judge