Near the historic city of Allentown sits Empire Beauty School of Whitehall, PA, located on MacArthur Road across the street from the Lehigh Valley Mall.
The Whitehall location has been educating cosmetology students for successful careers as future professionals in the beauty industry. There is plenty of free parking and students have access to public transportation by way of Lanta busses. Pizza Hut, Kentucky Fried Chicken and Burger King are within walking distance of the school as well as the Lehigh Valley Mall. Other eateries nearby include Red Lobster, The Ground round and the Olive Garden.
Empire’s educational programs include technical training, as well as learning the business side of the industry. Students develop fundamental and advanced skills throughout their training. Listed below are the programs that are offered at the Whitehall, PA location.
- Cosmetology Educator Training
The Whitehall Empire Beauty School students participate in community events such as Mayfair and other local events which support their hands-on training. Additionally, the students perform a day of beauty services for local patrons. The proceeds of this special event benefit raising awareness about domestic abuse. The students also hold special events at the school such as hair and fashion shows, graduation ceremonies, as well as the opportunity to participate in local and national competitions to highlight their skills and talents. Students continue to gain exposure to the beauty industry, experience one on one mentor workshops with beauty professionals and have the opportunity to interview with salon leaders at Empire Education Group’s annual Future Professionals Expo.
Empire Education Group has been operated under the same family for nearly three generations at the company’s corporate headquarters, located in Pottsville, Pennsylvania. Over 75 years ago Empire began with the core purpose that still rings true today; to create opportunities for people to improve their lives.
It is this tradition of providing a high-quality education and training to future beauty professionals for successful, rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry that propels us to support our students through every phase of their education, graduation and career placement. Providing opportunities for others and maintaining excellence in education is at the cornerstone of the company, and has been from the very beginning.
Empire Education Group operates over 100 schools in 22 states across the country. They are often in search of qualified candidates to support our students’ educational experiences and career goals.
Whether it’s in the field at any of our numerous locations in the U.S. or at our home office in beautiful Pottsville, Pennsylvania, you can be a part of family networkproviding opportunities for people to improve their lives. Empire Education Group depends on talented, qualified and dedicated professionals to continue tradition of excellence in the numerous areas and students they serve.
Empire Education Group is committed to the local communities in which students live and their schools operate. Through Empire Gives Back , a system-wide fundraising initiative designed to support local womens shelters, Empire has donated more than half a million dollars in donations and free services to support women and children affected by domestic violence.
Thats why we have recently created the empire cares student assistance program. The empire cares program is designed to help students deal with issues such as stress, anxiety, parenting, addiction, housing, etc. – those roadblocks that can get in the way of achieving goals and becoming a successful Cosmetologist.