A program that prepares individuals to professionally apply cosmetic makeup preparations and perform complete and specialized appearance makeovers including hairdressing, wig work, masking, temporary prosthesis applications, cosmetic applications, and related costuming for leisure or for professional stage, camera, clinical, or security purposes. Includes instruction in period and contemporary hairstyling and costuming; wig work and hairpiece application; synthetic hair and masks; cosmetic preparations and treatments; makeup artistry; attachment, removal, and camouflaging of prostheses; health and safety; client consultation and care; pre- and post-production operations; set and crew conduct and relations; script, instruction, and prescription interpretation; labor relations; and business practices.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|2||La Belle Beauty Academy||70||23%||N/A|
|3||Joe Blasco Makeup Artist Training Center||69||100%||N/A|
|6||La Belle Beauty School||32||14%||N/A|
|7||Beauty Schools of America||30||12%||N/A|
|8||Lu Ross Academy||30||18%||N/A|
|9||Clary Sage College||29||13%||N/A|
|10||Celebrity School of Beauty||24||10%||N/A|
|11||Institucion Chaviano de Mayaguez||18||23%||$8,379|
|12||Beauty Schools of America-Hialeah||13||2%||N/A|
|13||Emma's Beauty Academy-Mayaguez||13||7%||N/A|
|14||Beauty Schools of America-Miami||9||2%||N/A|
|15||Emma's Beauty Academy-Juana Diaz||8||4%||N/A|
|16||Acaydia School of Aesthetics||8||22%||N/A|
|17||Western Hills School of Beauty and Hair Design||7||11%||N/A|
|18||Montclair State University||7||0%||$28,028|
|19||Avi Career Training||6||13%||N/A|
|20||Beauty Schools of America-Homestead||5||1%||N/A|
|21||Eastern Hills Academy of Hair Design||4||17%||N/A|
|22||Hair Arts Academy||3||18%||N/A|
|23||Western Beauty Institute||1||0%||N/A|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Make-Up Artist/Specialist program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.