Choosing a make-up school can be difficult; time and money are wasted if the school is not right for the student. Make-Up Artist magazine gives you all the information you need to make the best decision. We’ve streamlined the selection process with our school directory, which provides a comprehensive, and growing, list of make-up schools from around the world. You can search courses offered, locations, keywords and more. Each listing contains fees, accreditation, student-faculty ratios, school details and contact information. For tips on how to choose a make-up school, read this article.

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Boca Beauty Academy of Makeup

We are the preeminent school for permanent make-up, airbrush, bridal, esthetics, hairstyling for make-up/cosmetology, retail/marketing, production make-up and fashion make-up, amongst other course offerings.


CHICSTUDIOS - School of Makeup is a fashion-forward makeup artistry-learning school and practices through course instruction, live hands-on lessons and opportunities and gigs to graduates through the 'CHICPro Community'. CHICSTUDIOS is focused primarily on fashion and beauty makeup artistry for all levels of artistry.

New York
April Love Pro Makeup Academy

We are a boutique-like academy with a strong educator base and a personal quality approach to education.

CMC Makeup School, Dallas

CMC Makeup School offers fast track Pro classes and workshops in Dallas, Houston and Austin, Texas.

Make Up First School of Makeup Artistry

Make Up First ® School of Makeup Artistry is the Midwest’s premier State-certified, MAC approved art school for makeup artists.

EI School of Professional Makeup

EI offers a comprehensive education in all areas of professional make-up.

Vancouver Film School

Under the leadership of veteran makeup artist Stan Edmonds (Unforgiven, I, Robot), the one-year Makeup Design for Film & Television program at Vancouver Film School immerses students in the world of the make-up artist.

British Columbia
Cosmix School of Makeup Artistry

Cosmix School of Makeup Artistry provides training in make-up artistry in all the different modalities.

Tom Savini’s Special Make-Up Effects Program (at Douglas Education Center)

Perhaps there is no program in the world more defined by the people inside it, or by the spirit, energy, and imagination that they embody.

Cinema Makeup School

Cinema Makeup School, Hollywood's professional makeup school, is among the most venerable and celebrated programs for makeup artists in the world and boasts a faculty list that includes Oscar-winners, Emmy-winners, and world-renowned artists of all kinds.

MUD (Make-up Designory), Burbank

Make-up Designory is dedicated to providing an education in make-up artistry for both the novice and the experienced artist.

Academy of Freelance Makeup, London

AOFM (Academy of Freelance Make Up) Makeup schools in London, Paris & New York offers fantastic Makeup courses in Fashion, Photographic, Bridal and Special FX.

United Kingdom
TV & CINEMA Academy

MAKE UP FOR EVER Academy is the undisputed leader in professional make-up education with a network of 10 Academies worldwide.