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Empire Beauty School in York, PA
  • Empire Beauty School
  • 2592 Eastern Blvd Kingston Sq Shp Ctr
  • York, PA 17402
  • 717-600-8111
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York Beauty School - Empire

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

The York, PA, Empire Beauty School is situated on Eastern Boulevard in the Kingston Square Shopping Center a half mile east of State Route 2005.

Since 2000, the York location has been educating cosmetology students for successful careers as future professionals in the beauty industry. There is plenty of free parking and students have convenient access to public transportation with Bus Route 1B. Several shopping outlets such as the York Galleria are nearby. Subway, Ginmiya, Outback Steakhouse, and other local restaurants are within walking distance in this quaint town where there's a rich history surrounded by a strong community atmosphere. Recreational parks invite local entertainment and artistic cultural activities throughout the year.


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 York, PA 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 York, PA : 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 York, PA : The cosmetology educator program focuses on educational techniques, instructional techniques, lesson plan development, team building and more.


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


The York 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.

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Community Involvement

The York Empire Beauty School students participate in community events which support their hands-on training. Additionally, the students perform a day of beauty services for local patrons. The proceeds from this special event benefit are used to help to raise awareness about domestic abuse.

The students at this cosmetology school also hold special events such as hair and fashion shows and graduation ceremonies. They have the opportunity to participate in local and national competitions to highlight their skills and talents. Empire's Future Professionals Expo offers students exposure to beauty industry leaders, one-on-one mentor workshops with beauty professionals and the opportunity to interview with prospective employers.

Upcoming Class Start Dates

York, PA 17402 October 26, 2015
York, PA 17402 November 16, 2015
York, PA 17402 December 7, 2015

Success Stories

"After graduating from Empire, I stayed on to get an educator license." Simon now works in every aspect of education at Empire, working his way up from being a substitute teacher to now handling any aspect of education at Empire's large Harrisburg campus

Simon Weatherly

Empire Graduate, York, PA; Educator at Empire Beauty School in Harrisburg, PA