Our new, state of the art campus resides on Coursey Boulevard in 12,000 square feet of open, airy, and contemporary space that epitomizes the Paul Mitchell culture. At Vanguard College of Cosmetology, A Paul Mitchell Partner School, our Future Professionals receive the training experience that will enable them to achieve the standard of success and level of confidence necessary to become an innovator in the beauty industry. As a Paul Mitchell Partner School, we strive to draw out the artists in our Future Professionals and prepare them for success in a professional salon environment.
Our talented faculty and staff work at peak levels, inspired by a shared purpose, a spirit of partnership, and an overwhelming sense of unity and pride. Future Professionals receive extensive hands-on classroom training in design, cutting, coloring, multicultural techniques, makeup, and the science of bone structure and facial shape adaptability. Come experience a little Lagniappe (a little extra) at Vanguard College of Cosmetology Baton Rouge, A Paul Mitchell Partner School! We look forward to meeting you.
Whether they're at home, in the classroom, or even taking a stroll through LSU’s beautiful City Park, our students always have access to their assignments, the latest school news, and career tips from beauty industry leaders at their fingertips.
Our Future Professionals donate their time, talent, and energy to various charities in East Baton Rouge Parish and beyond through cut-a-thons, fashion shows, and countless other fundraising events and philanthropic activities. We make a difference—and have fun doing it!
We want you to succeed. That's why our financial aid leaders are always available in-person at our Baton Rouge campus to answer your questions and help navigate the application process.
At Vanguard College of Cosmetology, A Paul Mitchell Partner School, education doesn't end at the classroom door. Our student-run Green Team teaches our school and local communities how to respect the Earth and find innovative ways to reduce, reuse, and recycle.
Whether they're putting on hair shows at the Mall of Louisiana or organizing bake sales for charity in Acadian Village, our students are always up to something fun.