Long known for its hospitality, affordability, and abundant recreational activities, South Carolina's capital and largest city is an up-and-coming center for business and career opportunities. This makes Paul Mitchell Beauty School Columbia the perfect place to grow as a stylist and launch your dream career.
Our 14,500-square-foot campus enjoys a prime location in the Vista, Columbia's trendy downtown arts and entertainment district. This lively destination is filled with boutiques, restaurants, museums, and much more.
Come launch your beauty career in Columbia, the city 'where friendliness flows.'
Whether they're at home, in the classroom, or hiking along Lake Murray, our students always have access to their assignments, the latest school news, and career tips from beauty industry leaders at their fingertips.
Our students (we call them Future Professionals) donate their time, talent and energy to various Richland County charities 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 Columbia campus to answer your questions and help navigate the application process.
At Paul Mitchell The School Columbia, 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 in the Five Points district, or organizing bake sales for charity on Devine Street, our students are always up to something fun.