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Empire Beauty School in Virginia Beach, VA
  • Empire Beauty School
  • 116 South Independence Blvd.
  • Virginia Beach, VA 23462
  • 757-355-5530
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Virginia Beach Beauty School - Empire

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

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

About the area

The Virginia Beach Empire Beauty School is conveniently located in downtown Virginia Beach, VA. The school has free parking. Public transportation is available via the Hampton roads bus transit system, bus route 36.

Our Virginia Beach Beauty School is located in a popular downtown area of Virginia Beach. The cosmetology school is near several restaurants including Wendys, McDonald’s, Sumo Japanese Steakhouse, Golden Corral, Starbucks, and more.


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 Virginia Beach, VA 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 Virginia Beach, VA : The program includes several areas of focus including hair design, hair cutting, color, texture, basic skin care, and more.

Certified by the SCHEV to operate in Virginia. 116 S. Independence Boulevard, Virginia Beach, VA


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


The Virginia Beach 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.

Upcoming Class Start Dates

Virginia Beach, VA 23462 October 26, 2015
Virginia Beach, VA 23462 November 16, 2015
Virginia Beach, VA 23462 December 7, 2015

Success Stories

"I love what I do. I can't wait to get in there and create something new…work on a client, built that report, change people, and you change their attitude from bad to good in a matter of minutes."

Marty Kuks

Platform Artist, Woody's Mens Haircare and Fromm International and Empire FPE Judge