Empire Education Group owns and operates Empire Beauty School, which was founded in 1946 with a number of cosmetology schools around the country. There are currently over 100 schools located in 22 states, and have a combined enrollment of over 20,000 students yearly. In addition, the Empire Education Group maintains a strong relationship with the Regis Corporation, which owns and operates over 12,000 hair salons worldwide. This relationship allows for training and employment opportunities for students and graduates.
Empire Beauty School offers a modern environment to learn the various aspects of cosmetology. The combination of nearly 80 years experience and the use of modern technologies, such as digital textbooks, white board technology, the CLIC (Certified Learning in Cosmetology) system of hands on learning and more, allow for quick learning and hands on training. Empire Beauty Schools meet state standards and help to prepare students for licensing upon completion.
Programs offered include:
- Makeup Artistry
- Cosmetology Instructor
The Pittsfield branch of Empire Education Group is located at 100 West Street. Close to ninety-one students graduate from this campus per year. This campus offers services for students in the form of post-graduation job placement opportunities, online distance learning for individuals outside the school's service area, and career guidance & assistance to help students define their goals. You can learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting mildred-elley.edu.
Below is a list of areas of study that may be available for students. Any linked program will direct you to the respective program's profile page which provides general educational requirements and possible career paths.
Get more information about the programs offered by Mildred Elley – Pittsfield by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Personal and Culinary Services
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Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
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Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition is estimated to range between $12,000-$14,000
- Required fees for full-time students: $490
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||93%||$4,634|
|Receiving Student Loans||98%||$8,089|
Other Career Colleges
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Mildred Elley – Pittsfield.
- Mildred Elley School - Albany Campus in Albany, NY (34 miles away)
- Bryant and Stratton College - Albany in Albany, NY (34 miles away)
- Salter College - Chicopee in Chicopee, MA (42 miles away)
- Branford Hall Career Institute - Windsor Campus in Windsor, CT (48 miles away)
- Lincoln Tech - New Britain in New Britain, CT (60 miles away)