Cosmetology & Beauty School - Merrillville, IN
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Paul Mitchell The School Merrillville - Cosmetology School
Located in the east-central portion of Lake County, in the Chicago metropolitan area, Merrillville is the most populated town in Indiana, making Paul Mitchell The School Merrillville the perfect place to grow as a stylist and launch your dream career.Visit Our Campus
Start your cosmetology education and learn real-world haircutting, coloring, styling, makeup, skin care, and nails. You’ll explore the fundamentals and theory in the classroom, then practice skills like braiding, extensions, and other popular techniques in a salon environment, using professional products, tools, and skills.
Cosmetology (1500 hours)
Our Teacher Training program uses various methodologies to teach instructors how to facilitate theory and practical lessons, along with the necessary skill sets to evaluate student performance with proper coaching and feedback, and to prepare students for their cosmetology, barbering, or esthetician state board examination.
Instructor (1000 hours)
At our beauty school in Merrillville, we love supporting the dreams of our Future Professionals. That’s why our Financial Aid Office at our Merillville 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.Explore Your Financial Options
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Our Merrillville cosmetology school 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!See How We Give Back
Whether they’re at home, in the classroom, or hanging our at the Southlake Mall, our students always have access to their assignments, the latest school news, and career tips from beauty industry leaders at their fingertips.Find Out How
At Paul Mitchell The School Merrillville, 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.Learn More
We are committed to the health and well-being of our entire school community. For health and safety resources, and current information, visit our dedicated COVID-19 page.
Learn more about our beauty school’s graduation, placement, and licensure rates, and much more.
Merrillville, IN 46410