Cosmetology

Start a beauty career and learn real-world haircutting, coloring, styling, and makeup.

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Barbering

Future barbers learn classic short haircuts, tapers, fades, beard grooming, and shaves.

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Teacher Training

Our teacher training program emphasizes how to teach theory and practical skills.

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SCHEDULE A VIRTUAL TOUR

Explore our campus, programs, schedule options, financial aid information and more – virtually! Schedule your Virtual Tour and Career Planning Session today to connect directly with our school’s Enrollment Team.

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TODAY CREATES TOMORROW

Have you or someone you know dreamed of a career in the beauty industry? Paul Mitchell Schools are giving away $1 million in scholarships nationwide and this could be your chance to pursue your dream.

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Paul Mitchell The School
Chicago

Situated in the downtown campus of the University of Illinois at Chicago and just minutes from the famous sights of the Windy City, Paul Mitchell the School Chicago is a top beauty school in Chicagoland, the perfect place to grow as a stylist and launch your dream career.

 

Our 16,500-square-foot school occupies a unique location in a luxury dorm. Access to dorm living, university meal plans, and a discounted parking and recreation center pass offer you the true college experience.

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Financial Aid
and Scholarships

We love supporting the dreams of our Future Professionals. That’s why our Financial Aid Office at our Chicago campus is here to help educate you on the types of financial aid. There are several financial aid, alternative funding, and scholarship options available to those who qualify.

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MAKING A DIFFERENCE
IN CHICAGO

Our students (we call them Future Professionals) donate their time, talent and energy to various charities through cut-a-thons, fashion shows and countless other fundraising events and philanthropic activities. We make a difference—and have fun doing it!

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Digital Support

Whether they’re at home, in the classroom, or relaxing on the beaches of Lake Michigan, our students always have access to their assignments, the latest school news, and career tips from beauty industry leaders at their fingertips.

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Student Teams

At Paul Mitchell The School Chicago, 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.

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CONSUMER INFORMATION

Learn more about our graduation, placement, and licensure rates, and much more.

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