Internationally-acclaimed Bellus Academy® has been recognized annually by Modern Salon since 2010 for Excellence in Education. Dedicated to graduating salon and spa “ready” industry professionals our team of educators delivers quality education in collaboration with industry leaders. Our programs are nationally accredited by NACCAS and will prepare you for a new career in the Salon or Spa industry in less than a year. Three of our campuses are located in beautiful, sunny San Diego County recognized as “America’s Finest City" and our newest campus is located in Manhattan, Kansas known as the "Little Apple" of America's Heartland.
We offer courses in Cosmetology, Advanced Cosmetology, Barbering, Esthetics, Massage Therapy, Holistic Health Practitioner (HHP), Spa Nail Technician, Makeup Artistry, as well as Bellus Best in Business training for spa and salon professionals. We are one of the only academies in the nation to provide the advanced training and multiple license programs that can help prepare you for a premium career in the beauty and wellness industry.
Produce the top industry professionals who remain in the industry long-term.
Constantly update programs so graduates can remain competitive in the field.
Promote the continuing educational growth of our faculty.
Prepare students to successfully pass the state exam for employment or to prepare the student to be successfully certified by the school. (when a state exam does not apply)
Provide advanced education and placement services.
One team, one voice, one mission
Confident, fearless pursuit of excellence
Creating the future through imagination and ingenuity
Empowered to take risks, make decisions, innovate and make a difference
Mentor with passion
Heartfelt devotion to changing lives