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Slide 01 - Passionate Professionals
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Passionate professionals
Created by
Slide 09 - We're All In This Together
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We’re all
in this
Slide 02 - Esthetics and Nail Program
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Say hello
Esthetics & Nails
To our
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Salon & Spa
Continental School
of Beauty
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A cool career
as a barber starts here
Slide 05 - True Potential
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We see your true
Create your Future
at Continental
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what you do
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Welcome to Continental School of Beauty, where we help transform your passion and creativity into a career.

For over six decades, Continental has been a cornerstone in the beauty industry, guiding our students from graduation to professional licensure.

More than just education, we offer an experience. Our nurturing, family-like culture, combined with our student-centered approach, ensures that you not only acquire knowledge and refine your skills but also leave prepared to excel in your chosen field.

Located in Rochester, Syracuse, and West Seneca, New York, our campuses buzz with creativity and learning. We offer programs in Hairdressing and Cosmetology, Esthetics, Esthetics and Nail Specialty, Barbering, and Hairdressing and Cosmetology Transfer to Barbering (programs may vary by campus).

Are you ready to embark on a thrilling journey that combines hands-on training, essential business skills, and a supportive, dedicated faculty and staff dedicated to your success? Join us at Continental School of Beauty and take the first step toward your dream career.


We invite you to learn more about Continental School of Beauty and to hear what we are all about. We would love to talk about how we can help you get to where you want to go.

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Why Continental?

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Experienced, Caring Faculty & Staff

We are here for you every step of the way, from your first visit through graduation.

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Real-world Salon & Spa

Hone your skills by working on real clients in our student salon and spa.

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Program Kits

Our students receive customized kits that include tools and supplies needed throughout your time at Continental.

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Industry Partnerships

Our students work with industry-leading brands such as Wella, Dermalogica, Milady, Sebastian, and more.

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Career Placement Assistance

We focus on helping students achieve their career goals by providing employment assistance and resources.

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Funding Your Education

Our dedicated team of financial planners will guide you through the financial aid process.

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Paying for school doesn’t have to be complicated. Scholarships, grants, and financial aid are available for those who qualify. Continental School of Beauty’s professionals will work with you one-on-one to develop your financial education plan.

Federal grants and loans are available through financial aid for those who qualify, including Veterans Benefits and Native American aid.


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Let’s get you pampered

Enjoy The Continental Experience, where the students at Continental School of Beauty are ready to service your beauty needs in Hair, Skin, or Nails.

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