SOURCE: Regencyv Beauty Institute

Regencyv Beauty Institute

April 21, 2010 10:24 ET

Regency Beauty Institute Announces Florida Expansion

MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwire - April 21, 2010) - Regency Beauty Institute, one of the nation's fastest-growing cosmetology schools, today announced the opening of two campuses in Jacksonville, Florida. The first, located at 9200 Arlington Expressway, Jacksonville, FL, recently opened on March 29. The second, 20 Blanding Blvd, Orange Park, will open on May 24, 2010. Regency currently has one other Florida campus, located in Fort Myers.

These brand new campuses will create new opportunities for students in the greater Jacksonville area who are interested in pursuing a nationally recognized cosmetology curriculum, taught by highly trained educators, in a stunning upscale campus that resembles a full-service salon.

"There's great demand nationwide for well-trained cosmetology professionals, and Regency is committed to helping place our graduates in top salons," said Regency CEO Hayes Batson. "We're very excited to offer students two additional convenient Jacksonville area locations where they can receive a top-notch cosmetology education."

Students of Regency Beauty Institute are assigned dedicated support teams to guide them throughout their education and beyond. Admissions representatives, financial aid counselors, and advisors work one on one with each student to provide ongoing support and encouragement. After graduation, advisors provide job placement assistance utilizing Regency's extensive network of local and nationwide Salon Partners®. 

Founded more than 50 years ago, Regency Beauty Institute has expanded rapidly from two campuses in Minnesota to become a leading education company with more than 70 accredited* campuses nationwide, all owned and operated by Regency. Regency campuses are accredited* by the National Accrediting Commission of Cosmetology Arts & Sciences (NACAAS). The company is headquartered in the Minneapolis area where it also maintains a state-of-the-art training facility for its educators and campus managers nationwide. 

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*Most campuses seek accreditation within 60-90 days of opening.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Paul Kriloff
    VP, Marketing