Programs Offered

Cosmetology / Nail Technology / Teacher Training

Recent Reviews

Valerie Smith
4/19/2024 via Google
via Google

I love this place. They do a good job on my hair even though they are students and they learn it. But I never had any issues with my hair. Or the the products they have good products as well and they're cheap. The prices are very Reasonable. I have been going to Empire school for about a year and a 1/2 now.

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Micaela Mireles
3/23/2024 via Google
via Google

I got my hair done about a month ago in February for a friend's funeral. La'desia went up and beyond for me, she is honestly the best in the game and did such a beautiful job. The only thing that I didn't like her teacher did not offer any help. I was there 5-6 hours straight for a simple keratin treatment and my hair is only about 15 inches long (mid back length) but it wasn't my stylist fault it was her incompetent instructor. I requested my stylist to have help with my hair and the instructor provided another stylist to work on my hair. I am thankful for that although I wish the instructor offered assistance earlier.

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Sirena H.
3/21/2024 via Yelp
via Yelp

Recently had my hair trimmed by Alyssa Calderon and she did a great job. I am happy with the results!

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In the School's Words

Dreaming of a future in Cosmetology? Enjoy the personal rewards of helping people look and feel their best. Empire Beauty School offers you a one-of-a-kind educational approach to learning the latest trends and fundamentals of Cosmetology.

You'll learn:

  • Haircutting
  • Styling
  • Coloring
  • Make-up Application
  • And more!

You'll also learn the business basics as we show you how to:

  • Market your skills to new clients
  • Retain clientele
  • Increase your income potential
  • Manage a salon or spa
  • Sell professional products to your clients

Our Programs

At Empire Beauty School, our one-of-a-kind CLiC curriculum is a visual approach to learning. With our education you learn by seeing and doing.

Plus you'll apply your skills on your mannequins using your professional student kit. As part of your new student kit you will receive the Career Success Tablet. Your textbooks and curriculum are downloaded onto your tablet. As you progress through your training, you'll have the confidence to work in a student salon environment with guests.

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available to those who qualify. Our friendly financial aid representatives will help you find the financing that suits you best. We offer a variety of options to help you afford your dreams. is a website for Empire Beauty School students and alumni seeking career opportunities. Stylists can create resumes, develop digital portfolios, search for career opportunities and apply for open positions through one simple site. The beauty career website is part of the education process at Empire which assists students to better understand these elements of their career. Empire Beauty Schools offers job placement assistance through our website

Empire Beauty Schools are accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences (NACCAS).

For more information about Empire Beauty School's graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at


Empire Beauty School - Avondale offers the following programs:

Cosmetology / Nail Technology / Teacher Training


Program Length 1,600 hours
Average Completion 12 months
Program Tuition $19,200

Beauty Instructor

Program Length 350 hours
Average Completion 3 months
Program Tuition $3,500

About This School

Accreditation or State Approval

One or more programs offered at this school is accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Accredited programs qualify graduates for applicable state licensing. In addition, accredited schools typically can offer more financial aid options, including federal financial aid. Learn more about accreditation and approval.


To apply to this school, there is a $125 application fee.

Financial Aid

56% of students received financial aid

On average, students received $4,329 in financial aid.

Student Body

Gender Ratio

97% Female, 3% Male

Race / Ethnicity Ratio

22% White, 51% Hispanic / Latino, 15% African American, 0% Asian American, 3% American Indian, 1% Hawaiian / Pacific, 0% Two or More, 9% Unknown

170 students are enrolled in this school

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Page last updated: 06/03/2024

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