In 2017, Bristina Peason opened the first African American cosmetology school in the Southeastern Pennsylvania region. From the start,she wanted her school to be a place where black and brown people can have a place to learn various styling techniques on textured hair. Since 2017, BBC Beauty Academy has graduated over 250 students in full cosmetology, natural hair braiders, and the cosmetology teacher's program. BBC Beauty Academy was founded in Upper Darby, PA. ourschoolhouses a library of continuing education aids, which include copies of textbooks, periodicals, DVD's and otherresources materialsthatsupport the education process. Our 4,350 Square foot building. This up-dated facility includes a salon clinic floor, practical work areas, and classrooms of 782 Square feet. The rooms are fully equipped with audio and visual aids, a modern locker area, lunchroom, and male and female restrooms. BBC contains modern functional equipment including workstations, hydraulic chairs, dryers, shampoo chairs and sinks, esthetics beds, and skincare stations. The fully equipped facility is designed for students to practice in a professional setting. Students must maintain their equipment and replace broken or damaged articlesto practice their work properly. Classes covering hair,skin, nail, and makeup techniques as well as career readiness,sales, textbooks and kits must be in each student’s possession each day.
Mission Statement of BBC Beauty Academy
The mission of BBC Beauty Academy is to educate,
communicate, and perpetuate a higher education to a
diverse student population. “It is the hope and purpose
of BBC Beauty Academy to provide post-secondary
students with a positive learning environment as we
are preparing student for employment.” We Incorporate
both professional and personal development in our
programs to help our students achieve a lifetime of
Our Cosmetology, Natural hair braiding, Cosmetology
teacher, aesthetician programs, are taught by the most
professional staff available. Our Goal here at BBC is to
help create strong individuals that cannot be destroyed
while walking into their destiny and fulfilling their
purpose through their gifts.
BBC BEAUTY ACADEMY IS APPROVED BY
State Board of Cosmetology P.O. Box 2649, Harrisburg, PA 17105 | (717) 783-7130| www.dos.pa.gov/cosmetology
BBC SCHOOLS, INC. OWNS AND OPERATES BBC Beauty Academy
BBC BEAUTY ACADEMY IS A CORPORATION IN THE STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA.
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Office of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
BBC BEAUTY ACADEMY IS NOW APPROVED BY
Approving Agency for Veterans’ Educational Benefits