About the Academy

Start in East Lansing or Mt. Pleasant, then travel the world!

We are a Protégé Academy school of Cosmetology with locations in East Lansing and Mt. Pleasant. Our cosmetology program offers an exciting learning experience in a state-of-the-art facility. Financial aid is available for those who qualify. 

Our cosmetology students gain advanced education in make-up, cutting, and coloring. At Protégé Academy, you will:

  • learn from internationally trained, trend-setting stylists
  • excel under the coaching and mentorship of our experienced instructors from well-recognized academies
  • use the most innovative products

Our Mission

Protégé Academy's mission is to provide our students with a specialized education from qualified instructors and professionals in each program. In accordance with the Michigan State Board of Cosmetology, our goal is to bring the highest standards in business, ethics, and techniques in our Cosmetology, Manicuring, and Student-instructor programs.