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Don Roberts Beauty School, Inc. is a private cosmetology school. The original school began in Calumet City Illinois in 1961. Mr. Roberts opened his first school because he was unable to find qualified employees for his salons. The Calumet City Campus was the first of six schools in Illinois and Indiana. He continues his ownership of the Don Roberts Beauty School, Inc. and our sister school Don Roberts School of Hair Design, is owned and operated by DR alumni, Janet Stemmer, who has owned the Schererville Campus since 1978.
Mr. Roberts, Mrs. (Babe) Roberts and Janet Stemmer continue to be active in the daily operation and administration of the schools. It is not unusual to find them in the classroom or student salon teaching and demonstrating to a group or individual student.
Don Roberts Beauty School, Inc. & Don Roberts School of Hair Design are very well established and offer exceptional opportunities. We have proven the test of time. All curriculum for the programs offered are continually evolving to meet the demands of the industry. We offer group and private education, both for the undergraduate and licensed professional.
Our graduates find immediate employment. Employment opportunities can be found in the salon/spa, behind the chair or treatment bed/table, in management, ownership and/or education. A few of the innovative job opportunities that have found our graduates are independent contractor positions, work in a mobile salon/spa and cruise line. Graduates of the Don Roberts Beauty School, Inc. & Don Roberts School of Hair Design have entered the job market with above average skills and have no limitations when looking for entry level employment.
Frequently Asked Questions
Our externship program. The graduates of the DR Beauty Schools find the time spent in the off campus externship programs to be an awesome and rewarding experience.
The Schererville Campus is the only full service SPA SCHOOL in Northwest and Central Indiana.