About Us

About Us
Beau Monde Academy was awarded Wella Professionals USA Sebastian Professional Nioxin USA School of the Year!

Tradition of Success in Beauty Career Training

Beau Monde has been in business since 1960, making it the longest running cosmetology school in the Portland area. We are the first nationally accredited competency based Cosmetology school in the United States.  At Beau Monde Academy students are not required to clock hours, but instead must show competence in their field of study.  Students who are progressive minded are able to graduate faster than at a traditional clock hour school.

Mission Statement

Beau Monde Academy of Cosmetology’s mission is to serve the needs of private, vocational education and to maintain a professional decorum, which stimulates training and the development of professional ethics, and academic excellence to secure gainful employment.