The San Francisco Institute of Esthetics & Cosmetology, Inc. (SFIEC) offers classes and a full menu of services in its state of the art South of Market facility. As a Paul Mitchell Partner School we provide a comprehensive program guiding students to become professionals in the fields of cosmetology, skincare, barbering, nails and make-up.
A solid educational foundation is the most important element of a successful career in the beauty industry. We are dedicated to your lifelong learning process and staying current in the rapidly changing salon and spa market.
Interested in a career as a hairstylist, esthetician, barber, nail technician, or make-up artist? Connect with our admissions team today. We look forward to meeting you!
When they're commuting on BART, or campus, or even playing tourist for a day shopping through Union Square or food hopping through the Mission, our Future Professionals always have access to their homeplay, the latest school news, and career tips from beauty industry leaders at their fingertips.
Our Future Professionals donate their time, talent, and energy to various charities in San Francisco and the surrounding Bay Area through cut-a-thons, fashion shows, and countless other fundraising events and philanthropic activities. We make a difference—and have fun doing it!
We want you to succeed. That's why our financial aid leaders are always available in-person at our San Francisco campus to answer your questions and help navigate the application process.
At the San Francisco Institute of Esthetics & Cosmetology, Inc, A Paul Mitchell Partner School, education doesn't end at the classroom door. Our student-run Green Team and Student Council teaches our school and local communities how to respect the Earth and find innovative ways to reduce, reuse, and recycle.
Whether we're putting on hair shows at DNA Lounge or organizing haircuts for the homeless in Civic Center, our students are always up for giving back.