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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TV & CINEMA Academy
MAKE UP FOR EVER Academy is the undisputed leader in professional make-up education with a network of 10 Academies worldwide.
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
Cosmopolitan Make-up Artist College
CMA College is Alberta's first accredited makeup artistry college and the first in Alberta to offer the Advanced Special FX and Prosthetic Makeup Course.
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.
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.
The Val Garland School of Make-Up
A unique online make-up school, devised and led by the iconic and influential make-up artist, Val Garland.
EI School of Professional Makeup
EI offers a comprehensive education in all areas of professional make-up.
April Love Pro Makeup Academy
We are a boutique-like academy with a strong educator base and a personal quality approach to education.
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.
CMC Makeup School, Dallas
CMC Makeup School offers fast track Pro classes and workshops in Dallas, Houston and Austin, Texas.
CHICSTUDIOS NYC is a leading makeup artistry school providing an array of fashion-forward techniques and practices through course instruction, live video lessons and the new 'chic boutique' online store.
New York
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.
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.