FAQs


Are you accredited?

Yes! The Beauty Institute is accredited by the National Commission of Career Arts & Sciences (NACCAS).

Accreditation ensures the highest standard in cosmetology and barber education. We have achieved the highest level of recognition from NACCAS.

We are also recognized by the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs and the U.S. Department of Education, and we are proud to offer financial aid and scholarships to those who qualify.

How do you apply to The Beauty Institute?

To begin the application process for any of our barbering, cosmetology, facial specialty, hair braiding or nail technology programs, you will need to call 561-688-0225 for our office to set up your initial appointment. 

You will meet with a career advisor to discuss class schedules, cost, and financial aid.

What scheduling options do I have?

We offer a 4 day schedule of Monday through Thursday that allows you the flexibility of attending day or evening classes. Please give us a call and we will gladly give you the details!

What if English is my second language?

Our student body is extremely diverse in age, background, and culture. We have people from all different backgrounds from all over the world, which makes for a very exciting learning experience.

The training is held in English, but we are willing to consider special accommodations such as allowing for support tools, like translation dictionaries to assist you in getting better in English.

How can I pay for school?

We have a team of financial aid advisors to assist you in applying for funding through Pell grants, scholarships, and more. We also have individualized payment plans to make payments easier. Call our financial aid office and we will work it through together.

Do you offer student loans?

NO! We do not participate in the student loan program. Payment plans are available at The Beauty Institute. A student can make affordable payments so that he or she will not be in debt upon graduation. Please visit our Net Price Calculator!

If I am unemployed, do I qualify for additional benefits?

There are a number of different programs reserved for individuals under these circumstances (worker retraining, etc.). Give us a call to find out how to apply for your benefits.

Do you accept clients with disabilities?

Yes! We are a certified vendor of State of Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation so that we can help those with disabilities. We are proud to have trained and hearing impaired students.

Do you offer VA benefits?

Yes! The Beauty Institute is an approved vendor of the State of Florida Department of Veteran’s Affairs.

How will the school prepare me for the state board exam?

The Beauty Institute has programs to assist student graduates to be fully prepared to take the Florida Board of Barbering and Cosmetology exams for licensure. Our overall pass rate of the State Board Exam is approximately 89%.

What services are offered at the School Salon?

The salons at each of our campuses offer a wide array of services for the general public at reduced prices. Each service is performed by one of our students, under the watchful eye of an instructor. Everything from a basic hair cut to a full color is available, as well as facials and nail services. For more information on our services, as well as prices, visit our student Salon Services page and Specials for the Public page.

How can I schedule a tour?

You can schedule a tour of our two campus by calling 561-688-0225. During your tour, you will meet with a career advisor at The Beauty Institute, visit our classrooms, and check out our campus salons where our students perform services on clients.

Will I get a job after I graduate?

At The Beauty Institute, our students have some amazing opportunities to network through our connections with the leading salons in the area. The Beauty Institute has access to major salon chains. In addition, many of our graduates go on to be salon and barber shop owners, thereby creating employment opportunities for future graduates. Although no school can ever guarantee employment, there are many ways that we will assist in your career placement.



Where is your school actually located?

2215 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33409
Office: 561-688-0225
Fax: 561-688-0765

What should I do next?

Let’s get together! Give us a call. Our career advisor team would love to help you launch your career. The Beauty Institute can help you begin training for a new career in the beauty and barber industry today!

West Palm Beach: 561-688-0225