Since 1934, Empire Education Group has been educating future beauty professionals in the art of cosmetology. For nearly three generations, the company has been living up to its core purpose; to create opportunities for people to improve their lives.

From its corporate headquarters in Pottsville, Pennsylvania Empire continues with its 80 year tradition of providing a high-quality education and training to future beauty professionals for successful, rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry. The goal of every Empire employee is to support students through every phase of their education, graduation and career placement. Providing opportunities for others and maintaining excellence in education is at the cornerstone of the company, and has been from the very beginning.

Mission Statement


  • To create opportunities for people to improve their lives.


  • Integrity
  • Accountability
  • Customer Dedication
  • Co-Worker / Team Focus
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Passionate Commitment


  • To be the global leader in cosmetology education, focused on the success and satisfaction of students and co-workers throughout their careers.


Every Empire Beauty School is held to high standards. We are licensed in each state we call home, and maintain NACCAS (National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences) accreditation. This means that we uphold our reputation for excelling at educational performance and maintaining the quality of your education at all of our schools.

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