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Welcome to South Hills & North Hills Beauty Academy


Since 1969, South Hills & North Hills Beauty Academy has been inspiring students to begin an exciting career in the evolving industry of Beauty and Wellness. We provide service to Pittsburgh, all of western Pennsylvania, as well as areas in West Virginia & Ohio.

We offer comprehensive programs in Cosmetology & Hair Design, Manicuring & Nail Design, and Esthetics-Skin Care & Make-up, Therapeutic Massage & Body Work (South Hills location only), and an Instructor's Program. We are dedicated to our student's success during school and after graduation therefore, provide comprehensive and advanced education as standard instruction. Our advanced education classes include Chemical Peels & Microdermabrasion, Airbrush Make-up & Spray Tanning, Eyelash Extensions, and Lymph Drainage Massage.

At each of our academies, we pride ourselves on providing a learning environment that is professional and modern. Also, since we are open to the public, students learn by working on actual clients in a real salon setting, giving them the confidence and knowledge to "Join the World of Beauty."

Enroll Now For The Following
South Hills & North Hills Beauty Academy Programs
We offer a competitive tuition package and application assistance for financial aid

Cosmetology & Hair Design

Manicuring & Nail Design

Instructors Program

Esthetics & Skin Care

Therapeutic Massage & Body Work

Advanced Education:

We strive to offer a memorable educational experience for our students to "do what they love" through:

Innovative Instructors
Professional Guest Artists
Interaction with Industry Leaders
Fully equipped class rooms, Clinic area and treatment rooms
Modern Salon and Spa Equipment
Cutting Edge Curriculum
Advanced Learning Materials

Our programs will prepare you to excel in your desired industry. It is the difference between learning a job and becoming an artist/specialist. Continued career support is one of the benefits of our school and it begins on your first day of school and continues on past graduation.

Take the Next Step

Call our admissions representative to schedule a tour of the facilities and ask questions about financial aid.


  • Call (412) 561-3381 now to Schedule a personal tour with our admissions Representative
  • We offer assistance in the application process Financial Aid & Student Loans to those who qualify!
    Interested in applying for student loans? You must visit and apply for your PIN #. Once you have your PIN # call our admissions representative to make an appointment for further assistance in the loan process.

    Gainful Employment & Tuition Information

We participate with the following organizations:

1. Office of Vocational Rehabilitation
2. Department of Veteran's Affairs
3. Workforce Investment Board

Accreditations & Approvals

We are fully accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts & Sciences and are members of the Pennsylvania Cosmetology Association, Pennsylvania Private Licensed Schools, Associated Skin Care Professionals, American Massage Therapy Association and the National Certification Exam of Massage Therapy & Bodywork.

South Hills & North Hills Beauty Academy is approved by Direct Loans and Title IV Funding; Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR); Veterans Affairs; My CAA, and Pittsburgh Promise.

South Hills & North Hills Beauty Academy is approved by:

  • Direct Loans and Title IV Funding
  • Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR)
  • Veterans Affairs
  • My CAA
  • Pittsburgh Promise

For admissions information contact South Hills & North Hills Beauty Academy.


South Hills and North Hills Beauty Academy is proud to participate in the Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) program, provided by the Department of Defense (DoD) for accredited and credentialing schools. This program provides up to $6,000 of Financial Assistance to military spouses who are seeking certifications needed for employment in portable career fields, such as Cosmetology, Manicuring and Esthetics.

To learn more about Military Grants, please contact one of our friendly administration representatives to day at 412-561-3381.

Transfers Welcome! We accept transfer hours for the Cosmetology course with proof of hours from an accredited school. Please speak with our admissions Representative for details.


OPI SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE! Please visit this website to see if you qualify!
Scholarship Info And Application Cosmetology


Our Locations

South Hills Beauty Academy

3269 West Liberty Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15216

Phone: (412) 561-3381
Fax: (412) 561-3415

North Hills Beauty Academy

813 West View Park Dr.
Pittsburgh, PA 15229

Phone: (412) 931-8553
Fax: (412) 931-8570

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