Get the Skills to be a Beauty or Barbering Professional

Hands-On Beauty & Barbering Career Training

Since 1960, Beau Monde has helped style-savvy students get the hands-on training and personal support it takes to launch successful careers in beauty. As the longest running Portland beauty school, Beau Monde has earned a reputation throughout the industry for our highly-skilled, salon-ready graduates.


The Only Accredited Competency Cosmetology College in America That Offers Federal Financial Aid to Those Who Qualify!


A great advantage to choosing Beau Monde as your school is that we are a Competency-Based school. This means that when you have demonstrated mastery in a skill, you move on to the next module; your training is individual so you take only as long as you need to excel.

Program Options

  • Cosmetology

    Learn the art & science of hair design, nails & esthetics. Get the skills to be a well-rounded beauty professional

  • Barbering Professional Barbering

    Get 'Shop Ready' and become a professional barber. Master grooming, shaving, cutting & hairstyling for men & women.

  • Esthetics Professional Esthetics

    Help clients put their best face forward as a professional Esthetician/Skincare Specialist.

  • Hair Design

    Become a sought-after hair stylist able to offer a wide range of services including hair styling, chemical relaxing/straitening, permanent waves, coloring, wig treatments and more.

  • Nail Technology Nail Technology

    Get the skills to provide manicures, pedicures and other natural and synthetic specialty nail services.

Check out all the programs Beau Monde has to offer,
including combination programs.

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The Beau Monde Difference – Career Driven Training

At Beau Monde Academy in Portland, Oregon, we know beauty careers are learned on the salon floor. Our students work with real clients, under the direction of licensed professionals, to provide high-end haircutting, styling, facials, nail services and more. Our Lloyd Center location allows students to work with a large and diverse clientele.

Graduates make a smooth transition to the professional world after completing the specially designed Beau Monde career development courses that include how to set up a business, resume preparation, advertising and promotion, time management and salon success training.

Professional Industry Partnerships





Salon professionals know that to provide the best results for their clients, top-quality instruction and products are required. Beau Monde is pleased to have partnerships with industry leaders, giving you experience with premium supplies and equipment. Learn more about our affiliations on our Partners page.

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