Since our opening in 1995, Paul Mitchell The School Gastonia has established itself as an industry leader, giving our Future Professionals the advantage of a well-respected institution. Our illustrious past, successful present, and fabulous future are the reasons why so many choose to come to our school for their education.
Our beauty school is located in a completely modernized, 14,000-square-foot facility in the Water Tower Shopping Center in Central Gastonia. At Paul Mitchell The School Gastonia, our beauty school’s staff is as experienced as they come, with combined experience of over 260 years. Their number-one priority is your future, and they use their years of experience to ensure it is a bright one.
Interested in becoming a part of our Paul Mitchell Gastonia family? Learn more about our programs, or get started by submitting your application.
Whether they're at home, in the classroom, or hiking around Rankin Lake, 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 Gaston 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 Gastonia campus to answer your questions and help navigate the application process.
At Paul Mitchell The School Gastonia, 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 Downtown Gastonia or organizing bake sales for charity near Charlotte, our students are always up to something fun.