Metro Academy offers students a comprehensive cosmetology program designed to prepare and inspire. A detailed curriculum has been set in place to give you all the tools needed for this industry. Learning with World renowned product lines and tools. From business to technique you will graduate with the knowledge and tools to stand out and become successful in every aspect of salon service.

Metro Beauty Academy knows that the cosmetology field is ever-changing, so we have created a premier educational experience through partners like Wella & Sebastian, who are recognized internationally for their advanced professional education and quality products. You are learning with the best of the best. Metro Beauty Academy students have access to Wella’s advanced training programs at no extra charge!

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At Metro Beauty Academy, we always strive to stay ahead of the curve. Whether it’s interactive learning on electronic devices, state-of-the-art classroom projectors, or the latest in hair color innovation, Metro is ready to bring it to you. Beauty, wellness, and technology are industries in which something new is always around the corner.

Metro Beauty Academy bridges all three. Things are always changing here, and we encourage our beauty school students to change and grow with us.

Demand is on the Rise

Employment of hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists is projected to grow 13 percent from 2012 to 2022. Demand for hair coloring, hair straightening, and  other advanced hair treatments has risen in recent years, a trend that is expected to continue over the coming decade.

– Bureau of Labor & Statistics

Students will learn from the Salon Fundamentals text books (published by award-winning Pivot Point International) utilizing both the online text book as well as engaging in classroom discussion. Students will also gain the broad-based foundation to become a “whole” stylist through extensive practice with mannequins and regular clients.

From the beginning, you will quickly become comfortable with shampooing techniques and cutting all hair types from curly and coarse to fine and straight. You’ll learn the ins and outs of every salon tool and familiarize yourself with the proper sanitation efforts and salon hygiene.
MAC PRO Student Logo (2)As you proceed in your studies, coloring and texturizing concepts and procedures will become second nature. Advancing further, you will learn esthetic services like skin treatments and makeup application. Metro Beauty Academy will also prepare you with adequate knowledge on nail techniques such as manicures, pedicures and artificial nail application.

How’s that for comprehensive?

Students will apply their classroom training on Metro Beauty Academy’s visiting clients in its chic and upbeat student salon. Not only will you gain knowledge through lectures and demonstrations, but you are introduced to the salon environment within no time.


Students will learn real world proven-to-work techniques for a lifelong career. This will build your reputation as a industry-leading school. Plus, parents love it.

Created by world-renowned salon and school owner, Eric Fisher. The Prosper U programs are a culmination of his award winning knowledge from 30+ years in the beauty industry.

With numerous benefits for your students and school, you’ll see an impact in your enrollments, floor numbers, culture, and your student and staff engagement. For more information about Prosper U, visit here


Curriculum Outline

Pivot Point w/ LAB, Prosper U, Wella, Sebastian, & Pravana


  • Professional Development
  • Salon Ecology
  • Microbiology
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Electricity
  • Sculpting Fundamentals
  • Trichology
  • Design Principles
  • Product Knowledge
  • Hair Color Chemistry
  • Skin Care Theory


  • Sculpting Techniques
  • Hair Color Application
  • Japanese Straightening
  • Metro Flipping
  • Metro Foiling
  • Facials
  • Make Up Application
  • Waxing Methodology
  • Eyelash Tabbing
  • Field Study

Prosper U

  • Salon/Spa Culture
  • Salon Etiquette
  • Legendary Customer Service


  • Advanced Hair Color Theory
  • Advanced Sculpting Fundamentals
  • Nail Care Theory
  • Reflexology
  • Wet Styling Theory
  • PA State Board Laws & Regulations


  • Advanced Hair Color Application
  • Metro Foiling
  • Curl Set Application
  • Thermal Styling Techniques
  • Upstyle Basics
  • Long Hair Designs
  • Nail Care Application/Manicures
  • Men’s Sculpting and Grooming
  • Field Study

Prosper U

  • Principles of Business
  • Client Consultation
  • Client Value Stream


  • Texture Theory
  • Basic Perm Techniques
  • Chemistry
  • Thermal Design
  • PA State Board Laws & Regulations
  • Salon Business


  • Long Hair Designs
  • Metro Foils
  • Curl Reformation
  • Ethnic Styling
  • Air Forming
  • Field Study
  • Clinic

Prosper U

  • Financial Goal Setting
  • Client Retention
  • Salon Productivity & Profitability


  • Advanced Relaxer Theory
  • Wig Theory


  • Curl Set Application
  • Field Study
  • Clinic

Prosper U

  • Career Planning
  • Retention, Experience, & Demand
  • Life-Long Learning
  • Personal Marketing


  • Clinic
  • Salon Productivity & Profitably Application
  • Legendary Customer Service Application

Contact Us Today!

We can’t wait to meet you and start the enrollment process!