Paul Mitchell the School at Campus in Sacramento, CA

Paul Mitchell The School at Campus in Sacramento

Cosmetology School and Barbering Programs in Sacramento, CA

Paul Mitchell the School at Campus features innovative cosmetology and barber training programs that can help open doors for graduates starting their cosmetology career. Receive hands-on cosmetology and barbering training at our Sacramento beauty school. Our students receive full access to Campus resources and over 50 years of experience.

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Paul Mitchell the School at Campus, in Sacramento, California

Tradition & Expertise

Paul Mitchell the School at Campus, in Sacramento, carries with it the tradition, history, authority and expertise in all things cosmetology and barbering. Our cosmetology and barbering programs in Sacramento follow the incredibly successful Paul Mitchell approach and focus on helping students develop professional skills in hair care, styling, barbering, and makeup so they can become licensed by the State of California as cosmetologists or barbers.

A Hands-On Education

At Campus, formerly known as MTI College, we are the perfect fit to partner with Paul Mitchell the School. We both value hands-on, career-oriented training that equips our students to become the best they can be in their respective fields of cosmetology, barbering and more. When students make the decision to enroll at Paul Mitchell the School at Campus, in Sacramento, they are given the beauty school tools they need to adequately prepare them for a career in cosmetology and beauty. Graduates of the cosmetology and barbering program will be equipped with a diverse set of skills that will enable them to manage a salon, work in show business, or pursue a career in high-fashion.

Barbering Student

One of the primary ways we train our students is to equip them with a kit full of different kinds of styling tools. This enables them to train with the equipment they will use every day on the job.

Find out exactly what's in our training kit here.

About the Cosmetology Program

Students will be equipped with fundamentals, and develop the professional skills needed to work in the cosmetology industry with confidence. Students get the chance to work with real clients at our guest services clinic to put their skills to the test. Graduates will walk away with a wide range of skills in hair, skin, and nail care that will prepare them to join or start a salon. The focus on fundamentals has equipped students to pass the California State Cosmetology Board Exam and go on to build successful careers in cosmetology.

Upon successful completion of the Beauty and Cosmetology program at Campus, students will be able to do the following:

Salon Facilities
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the laws and rules regulating the cosmetology industry in the State of California.
  • Discuss and apply the scientific aspects of cosmetology, including anatomy and physiology, chemistry and bacteriology to their professional activities.
  • Follow general sanitation procedures and safety guidelines as applied to all aspects of hair, skin and nail care.
  • Consistently apply appropriate Paul Mitchell systems techniques in the following areas:
    • Haircutting and styling
    • Hair coloring, permanent waving, chemical relaxing, and other scalp and hair treatments
    • Skincare treatments, esthetics, and the application of cosmetics
    • Manicures, pedicures, nail enhancements, and advanced nail techniques
  • Make appropriate product recommendations and properly advise customers on the products' use and safety.
  • Apply fundamental business practices to a salon environment, including customer service and retail skills.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of service and sales techniques.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the skills needed for building and retaining clientele.

Paul Mitchell the School at Campus also offers education from the Business Fundamentals curriculum developed by PMAE.

Students will be equipped and trained in:

  • Marketing
  • Merchandising
  • Client retention

Schedule a Tour of Our Campus

Talk to one of our admissions specialists to learn more about our cosmetology and barbering programs. You can schedule a tour of our training facility, located on our four acre campus. To find out more about our cosmetology and barber training, learn about class schedules, get questions answered about financial aid, and more. Click the link below to get in touch with our Admissions team and schedule a tour.

Paul Mitchell The School at Campus building


Located on Madison Avenue, Campus, formerly known as MTI College, has been in Sacramento since 1965 and offer some of the lowest tuition rates in Sacramento. One of the questions we most frequently receive at Paul Mitchell the School at Campus is: How much is this going to cost me?

You may be surprised to find out enrolling in our Cosmetology and Barbering programs in Sacramento is actually quite affordable. Additionally, there are multiple ways students of this program can cover the cost of their tuition.

To find out more about tuition costs, grants, scholarships and more at Paul Mitchell The School at Campus head over to our article How Much Does Paul Mitchell The School Cost?

Financial Aid

There are many financial aid options for our Cosmetology and Barbering programs. To find out what options may be available for you, check our Financial Aid page.

Why Choose Paul Mitchell the School at Campus?

Paul Mitchell the School at Campus is a state-of-the-art training facility for future beauty professionals. Learn the skills of cosmetology, barbering, and hair styling at our Sacramento location.

Resources & Information

We also provide resources, articles, and blogs to help students stay up to date on the latest trends in beauty, makeup, hairstyling and more. At Campus, we prepare you to succeed and nothing prepares you to step into the world of cosmetology and beauty like understanding where the industry is and where it is going.

Review our course and industry information to see if the Cosmetology and Barbering programs at Campus are right for you.

Salon Services

The general public can receive salon services at our Paul Mitchell The School at Campus guest services salon. All services are performed by students under the supervision of an instructor. Services include haircuts, hair coloring, hair texturing, scalp washing treatments, and more.

Learn more about our Salon Services here.

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Department Chair: Nicole Montgomery, Director of Cosmetology

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