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Become a Confident Beauty Expert In Under 1 Year*

Professional Cosmetology, Esthetics, and Laser Technician Training in Scottsdale, AZ

Welcome to Penrose Academy

You want to be the next big thing. A beauty professional who’s a star in their own right. You have the raw talent, but you need the technical skills and business training to get there. At Penrose Academy, you’ll get a customized curriculum curated by leading international beauty experts, with a focus on essential business skills to market yourself effectively.

Our Mission Statement:
Through meaningful educational experiences, Penrose Academy educates, empowers and connects students to their professional goals.

Learning more about our Cosmetology Hybrid, Hair Hybrid, Esthetics, Esthetics Hybrid, and Laser Technician programs is your first step towards a career in the professional beauty industry.

Training at Penrose will expose you to a world of new possibilities; explore your potential.

 

Upcoming Look & Learn Event

If you’re interested in our Cosmetology Hybrid or Hair Hybrid programs, don’t miss our upcoming Look & Learn event! Learn more about hair styling on all hair types and textures with live demonstrations from our educators!

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Next Program Start Dates

  • May 25th, 2022Esthetics & Esthetics Hybrid - Limited class sizes, call for availability: Penrose Academy - Scottsdale Learn the art of Esthetics. With this program you'll delve into the scientific understanding of skincare. Get hands-on training, creative makeup training, and professional development core-skills as well.https://penrose.edu/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Esthetics-Esthetics-Hybrid2.jpgPenrose Academy
  • Jun 13th, 2022Laser: Penrose Academy - Scottsdale Become a Certified Laser Technician. Learn popular laser procedures both in the classroom and hands-on in the Student Medical Spa, as well as medical surveillance practices, patient charting, and more in only 88 hours.https://penrose.edu/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Laser2.jpgPenrose Academy
  • Jul 6th, 2022Cosmetology Hybrid: Penrose Academy - Scottsdale Penrose Academy is a trailblazer, so it's no surprise that we offer the first approved Hybrid Cosmetology program in Arizona. Get a blend of classroom and online training, and plenty of first-hand, on-the-floor experience at our Student Salon.https://penrose.edu/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/cosmetology-hero.jpgPenrose Academy
  • Jul 6th, 2022Hair Hybrid: Penrose Academy - Scottsdale Penrose Academy is now offering a Hybrid Hair program. For those of you who're interested in becoming a Hair Stylist, and want to focus solely on that, then this program is for you. Learn cutting, coloring, perming, styling and more.https://penrose.edu/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/hairhibrid2.jpgPenrose Academy

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  • Cosmetology Hybrid

    Penrose Academy is a trailblazer, so it's no surprise that we offer the first approved Hybrid Cosmetology program in Arizona. Get a blend of classroom and online training, and plenty of first-hand, on-the-floor experience at our Student Salon.

  • Hair Hybrid

    Penrose Academy is now offering a Hybrid Hair program. For those of you who're interested in becoming a Hair Stylist, and want to focus solely on that, then this program is for you. Learn cutting, coloring, perming, styling and more.

  • Esthetics & Esthetics Hybrid

    Learn the art of Esthetics. With this program you'll delve into the scientific understanding of skincare. Get hands-on training, creative makeup training, and professional development core-skills as well.

  • Laser

    Become a Certified Laser Technician. Learn popular laser procedures both in the classroom and hands-on in the Student Medical Spa, as well as medical surveillance practices, patient charting, and more in only 88 hours.

Is Beauty School Right for You? Find Out! Take the Penrose Academy “Beauty Career Training Readiness Quiz”

This fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get Your Career Training Readiness score now >>

98% 

Graduate Licensure Rate

From the Arizona State Board of Cosmetology

95%
Student Completion Rate

Creativity

Develop your portfolio and hone your creativity with Penrose’s editorial projects and events. Wander + Wonder, our editorial styling and virtual runway event, allows students to showcase their work in a live-streamed presentation. Let your imagination run wild when you and your team create hair and makeup designs.

Connections

You want to get your “foot-in-the-door” of the professional beauty industry, but you’re not sure where to begin. Penrose Academy’s Student Services department has your back. We offer a custom Penrose app with a regularly updated job board to connect you to a diverse group of industry owners and employers in our area, and our on-site Placement Coordinator is dedicated to providing relevant career-related information for all our students and alumni.

Penrose offers Cosmetology, Hairstylist, Esthetics, Laser Technician, and Educator Programs so you can realize your professional beauty goals; entering the beauty industry armed with technique and business smarts will set you up for success
I have always wanted to make people look and feel beautiful. I am a makeup artist and wanted to pursue my dreams of also doing hair. A cosmetology license will allow me to explore different areas of the beauty industry without limits. My hair dresser knew that I was interested in beauty school and recommended Penrose because she also attended the program and had a really positive experience and was able to find a great job right out of school.
Angelica D., Cosmetology and Laser Graduate

May All School Assembly

May All School Assembly: Advanced Education with Hattori Hanzo & Comfort ZoneAll students from all programs gather once a month for our all school assemblies! In our May 2022 assembly, we welcomed educators Oscar Bond with Hattori Hanzo and Anne Pennington from Comfort Zone for advanced education for our students! Oscar showcased his tips and

Career Fairs have returned!

This week we hosted our first Career Fair since COVID-19 started in March of 2020. We had the largest turn out of industry leaders, salon owners, spa owners, and medspa owners that we have ever hosted! 54 beauty industry professionals lined our Student Salon Floor to network, connect, and answer questions that students from all

Introducing: Lumenis Splendor X™

We are so excited to announce the newest addition to our arsenal of lasers: Lumenis Splendor X™!  Coming April 2022! The Splendor X is unlike any other hair reduction technology! It combines dual wave technology to treat all skin types AND sun exposed skin! Other features of the Splendor X include: Faster hair reduction application

Is a Rewarding Beauty Career Right For You? Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about careers in beauty and exploring whether Penrose Academy is right for you, fill out the form to receive more information or take our online training readiness quiz!

For immediate questions, give us a call at 480-222-9540.

*Program length when completed in normal time.
**Penrose Academy cannot guarantee employment.