JL Murphy School of Cosmetology


The JL Murphy School of Cosmetology provides professional instruction to prepare you for an exciting career in cosmetology. At our institution you will learn all phases of cosmetology, including hair styling, hair cutting, hair color, permanent waves, facials, waxing, manicuring, and salon management.

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students at halloween The JL Murphy School of Cosmetology maintains a maximum student to teacher ratio of 20:1. We do this to ensure that our students receive the amount of attention that they deserve and require. Our team of instructors make it a priority to be accessible to students. We prepare students in all areas of cosmetology using methods found in Milady's Standard Cosmetology textbook and various other resources. All of our instructors have years of experience in the Cosmetology world and are excited to share their knowledge with students. At the JL Murphy School of Cosmetology we will provide you with the resources you need to successfully complete the State Board Exam and find your place within the beauty industry.

newspaper clipping We are proud to have graduated our first class and more! This commencement (from 2007) witnessed seven students making the transition. We are extremely proud of each and every one of them and are already looking forward to the classes of the future. It is amazing to think about the progression that all of our students made over the 10 and a half month course but their new-found knowledge and skills are adequate proof. If you have been thinking about a career in cosmetology than there is no better time than now to get started. We would be happy guide you on your way to becoming a graduate of the JL Murphy School of Cosmetology!


If you have any questions concerning cosmetology or your future in the beauty industry, please do not hesitate to contact us. You can reach us by phone at 269.673.8777 or even stop by the studio.