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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New York University Tisch School of Arts
The breadth of excellence across the Tisch School of the Arts is unique and world-renowned.
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.
Canada
British Columbia
Academy of Make Up Arts
Academy of Make Up Arts is a private professional makeup school dedicated to providing quality education in the craft of make-up artistry and business of freelancing
USA
Tennessee
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.
USA
California
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
EI School of Professional Makeup
EI offers a comprehensive education in all areas of professional make-up.
USA
California
Cosmix School of Makeup Artistry
Cosmix School of Makeup Artistry provides training in make-up artistry in all the different modalities.
USA
Florida
Chic Studios – School of Makeup
Chic Studios is a leading makeup artistry school with locations in Los Angeles (Fashion District) and New York (Financial District). Chic provides an array of fashion-forward techniques and practices through course instruction, professional training and modern curriculums. Courses are designed for all levels of artists or those inspiring to become professional
USA
New York
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.
USA
Florida
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.
USA
Pennsylvania
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.
USA
California