Martins School of Hair Design

Martin’s family involvement with the hair industry dates back to 1930. Today, Martin’s is part of Empire Education Group and its 70-year tradition of excellence in cosmetology education. Empire provides high-quality cosmetology education and a national network of 88 schools, teachers, staff, and students.

We provide training and education that develops your natural creative ability and prepares you for a successful career in the exciting, growing and personally satisfying beauty industry.

Martin’s College of Cosmetology is accredited by The National Accrediting Commission of Cosmetology Arts & Sciences, Inc; (NACCAS). The schools are licensed by the Department of Regulation & Licensing in the state of Wisconsin and are certified by the U.S. Department of Education and eligible to participate in the Title IV Financial Aid programs.

Hours of Operation:

Appleton, Green Bay, Madison and Milwaukee:

Monday-Thursday 8am-8:30pm
Friday-Saturday 8am-4:30pm

Monday-Saturday 8am-4:30pm

Their instructors are licensed and trained in all aspects of cosmetology, aesthetics or nail artistry. They go through vigorous technical and classroom management training and certification before teaching in our classrooms. Our experienced team provides creative and professional training to prepare our students for a rewarding career.

The Cosmetology Program includes cutting and styling techniques, color and texture services, hair cleansing, basic skin care, makeup and nail technology, business development, and retail training. Offered at all campuses, Martin’s has an 1800-hour cosmetology program. Become a highly sought-after manicurist, sculpted nail technician or pedicurist.

The Nail Technology Program includes manicures, pedicures, sculpting, nail art, silk and fiberglass wraps, business development, retail training, and more. This 300-hour program is offered at the Appleton, Green Bay, Madison, and Manitowoc campuses.

Become a top aesthetician in a spa, day spa, salon, or on a cruise ship. Work with a dermatologist or reconstructive surgeon. Own your own salon or spa.

The Aesthetics Program includes facials, massage, waxing, makeup, business development, retail training, aromatherapy, body treatment techniques, and more.

This 600-hour program is offered at the Appleton, Green Bay and Madison campuses.

Educator Training is a 150-hour program that incorporates educational techniques, curriculum development, use of instructional aids, classroom management, and administration.

The Educator Training Program is offered at Appleton, Green Bay, Madison, and Manitowoc campuses.

It’s a job seeker’s market! This growing domestic $56 billion industry needs more salon professionals than can be supplied. You can enjoy a rewarding career with increased earning potential and the ability to work flexible hours. We help every student with job placement.

Career opportunities include:
Hair Stylist
Hair Color Specialist
Nail Artist/Manicurist
Makeup Artist
Salon/Spa Manager
Salon or Day Spa Owner
Cosmetology School Instructor
Cosmetology School Director of Education
Manufacturer’s Sales Representative
Beauty Care Product Distributor
Platform Artist/Educator
Photo & Movie Stylist
Image Consultant
Medical aesthetician
Beauty Magazine Writer/Editor
And much more!

Relax and pamper yourself with beauty services at affordable prices. Supervised stylists and aestheticians will treat you with an indulgent experience. Beauty services are offered at all locations. All services are performed by senior students supervised by licensed teachers. Charges are for reasonable cost of materials only.