Federico Beauty Institute

Premier Cosmetology, Barbering & Esthetics School in Sacramento, CA


Get the Skills to Be a Beauty or Barber Professional

If you’re a stylish, outgoing individual interested in a rewarding beauty or barber career helping others to look and feel their best; you owe it to yourself to explore professional training at the leading beauty school in Sacramento, California. For nearly 70 years, Federico Beauty Institute has helped thousands of individuals in Northern California to get the hands-on training, practical experience and industry support it takes to launch successful careers. We are a third-generation, family-owned and operated beauty school built on our founder, James A. Federico’s belief that “A license doesn’t earn a living but an education does.”

Our professional beauty programs


Five Reasons to Choose Federico

5-graphic oneState of the Art Facility Learn in our newly renovated state-of-the-art facility, complete with modern equipment and a student café. Our campus is one of the Nation’s largest beauty and barber schools. Click here to take a virtual tour. twoHands-on Training You’ll learn hands-on from knowledgeable instructors with years of personal experience working in the professional beauty and barber industry.
threeSmall Class Sizes We keep classes small to ensure that each student gets the support and attention they deserve to learn new skills and a pursue successful career. fourCareer Placement Services Our career placement professionals are committed to assisting students find a salon, spa or barber shop that fulfills their passion for the industry. fiveFull-Time & Part-Time Programs We offer convenient full- and part-time training options. Graduate in the shortest time possible, or attend less often per week while working or raising a family. You choose the schedule that best fits your busy life.

Make a positive change in your life. Join the thousands of successful Federico graduates enjoying rewarding careers in beauty.

 — Next Start Dates

Cosmetology Full Time - September 23, 2014       Cosmetology Part Time – September 16, 2014               Esthetics Full Time - October 14, 2014 Esthetics Part Time - September 30, 2014     Barbering - September 30, 2014                           Check out our Calendar to see all the start dates.




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The Other Guys by Tera Thorne

Recently we shook things up at this is little beauty institute in Sacramento.  For the first time ever, we merged our barbering students with our cosmetology students on the studio floor.  The studio floor is where our future professionals are stationed while they take clients.  If they do not have an actual client to work […]


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