Cosmetology & Beauty Program with Paul Mitchell the School

Cosmetology - Licensure Program

One of the Top Beauty and Cosmetology Schools in Sacramento, California

From hair to skin to nails, develop the skills needed to enter the professional field of cosmetology. Get prepared with Campus's Beauty and Cosmetology School in Sacramento.

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Program Format

In-person. The majority of classes will be taken on-campus and in-person with an instructor. Learn more.

Beauty and Cosmetology School by Paul Mitchell at Campus in Sacramento, California

The Beauty and Cosmetology School by Paul Mitchell at Campus provides training that is challenging, fun, inspirational, and will equip students to enter the exciting field of cosmetology. Whether you are working backstage in the performing arts or have plans to open your own salon, we provide you with the professional skills needed to excel in the industry.

Review our course and industry information to see if the Beauty and Cosmetology School by Paul Mitchell at Campus is right for you. Fill out a Request Information form to get started today!

About The Beauty and 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, formerly known as MTI College, students will be able to do the following:

  • 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 product’s 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.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of California state requirements and procedures for licensed Cosmetologists.

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

Beauty and Cosmetology School Instructors

Students of the Beauty and Cosmetology School by Paul Mitchell in Sacramento have the opportunity to be trained by professional hairstylists. The instructors bring their skills, passion, and real-world experience with them into the classroom, focusing on passing on what they know to the next wave of cosmetology professionals.

Next Start Dates:

Aug 5, 2024CosmetologyNight Classes
Aug 12, 2024CosmetologyDay Classes
Sep 23, 2024CosmetologyDay Classes
Oct 28, 2024CosmetologyNight Classes
Nov 4, 2024CosmetologyDay Classes

Cosmetology and Barbering Program

In addition to completing the Cosmetology and Barbering School by Paul Mitchell at Campus, in Sacramento, eligible students have the opportunity to add a barbering component, preparing them for licensure as a cosmetologist and barber.

The barbering curriculum can be taken as part of the Cosmetology and Barbering Program or as a standalone course for PM Graduates only. The multilevel curriculum will hone the student’s technical and business skills while developing their creativity. With upscale salons and barbershops focusing on professional men’s grooming, skilled barbers are in high demand to meet the needs of this growing clientele.

Financial Aid

Campus at Sacramento is an eligible institution for state grants and government financial aid programs. Our Admissions department can help you pursue a future career by offering government loans and grants.

Paul Mitchell the School at Campus Cosmetology and Barbering Facilities

Based on your eligibility, you can opt to take advantage of the many financial aid opportunities available at Campus. If you have questions about financial aid, call an admissions advisor at (916) 339-1888.

Sample Occupations

Sample occupations for students completing the Cosmetology program:

39-5012.00Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists
39-5091.00Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance
39-5092.00Manicurists and Pedicurists
39-5094.00Skin Care Specialists

A complete list may be found online at
Enter program CIP code: 12.0401

Salon Services at Campus in Sacramento

Receive great salon service and value at our Paul Mitchell The School guest services clinic. All services are performed by students under the supervision of an instructor. Services at Paul Mitchell the School at Campus include haircuts, hair coloring, hair texturing, scalp treatments, and more.

All full-priced liquid products and hot tools are guaranteed 100% and may be exchanged with another product of equal or lesser price. Chemical services are guaranteed only when the prescribed products are purchased. No cash refunds. If a correction is deemed, please schedule an appointment within one week of original service.

For an amazing beauty experience, make an appointment with one of our talented Future Professionals today! Walk-ins welcome; call or text (916) 339-1888 to book your appointment now.

Guest Services Appointment Hours

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Monday9:45 am – 5:00 pm and 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Tuesday9:45 am – 5:00 pm and 5:45 pm – 10:00 pm
Wednesday10:45 am – 5:00 pm and 6:45 pm – 10:00 pm
Thursday10:45 am – 5:00 pm and 5:45 pm – 10:00 pm
Friday9:45 am – 5:00 pm and 6:45 pm – 10:00 pm

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Program Length

Estimated Length: 30 weeks

*Estimated program length assumes a student does not have prior transferable course credit and successfully completes a full course load each term. Actual program length may be longer or shorter depending on factors including, but not limited to, prior academic credit, class availability, academic performance, and attendance.

Program Courses

C103 - CORE
C305 - Adaptive A
C307 - Adaptive B
C403A - Creative A
C403B - Creative B

Program Costs

Grants and other forms of tuition assistance are available to those who qualify. To find out what you’re eligible for, contact an admissions advisor today!

Tuition and Fees

Admissions Registration Fee: $200
Tuition: $14,000
Books and Supplies: $3,605
Total: $17,805

Additional Expenses (Monthly)

Living with Parent
Housing: $0
Food: $817
Personal/Misc: $451
Transportation: $199

Not Living with Parent
Housing: $1,637
Food: $1,277
Personal/Misc: $552
Transportation: $218

Admissions Process

Apply today to pursue an exciting career in the field of cosmetology. Upon completion of the online application, you will be contacted by the Paul Mitchell Admissions Leader who will guide you through the process, answer your questions, and schedule a tour of our Sacramento campus. Join Sacramento's best beauty school and apply today!