CMU TORONTO Comprehensive Makeup Artist Program

From hairstyling and makeup application for film, television & fashion, to prosthetic makeup application. CMU’s Comprehensive Makeup Artist Program provides extensive instruction in the skills you’ll need to launch your career in makeup artistry.

What you'll learn

This unique 6-month program provides hands-on, intensive training from award-winning makeup artists in an intimate classroom setting.

At CMU, we foster a community of inclusivity and authenticity. Immerse yourself in our highly creative environment and find inspiration around every corner, in every classroom, and, best of all, yourself.

COURSES INCLUDED:

Career paths

Graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills to work in:

  • Fashion & editorial makeup
  • Bridal & special event makeup
  • Film & TV Special effects makeup
  • Theatrical & live event makeup

Is Makeup Artistry school right for you?

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Dates and costs

DURATION

Full-time
29 weeks 
Monday to Friday
9:30am - 4:30pm
(One hour for lunch)

COURSE START DATES

August 15, 2022 (only a few spots left!)
September 5, 2022 (waitlist)
November 14, 2022 (filling fast!)
January 30, 2023
March 6, 2023
June 12, 2023

Speak with our Admissions Advisor to learn more about financing including available scholarships, OSAP and payment details.

Success stories

Over 5,000 makeup artists have graduated from CMU in the past 30 years. 

5 Movies We Think Should’ve Been Nominated for Best Makeup at The Oscars

5 Movies We Think Should’ve Been Nominated for Best Makeup at The Oscars

Oscars Lookback: The Secret to Eternal Youth with Benjamin Button

Oscars Lookback: The Secret to Eternal Youth with Benjamin Button

Oscars Lookback: Inside the World of Pan’s Labyrinth

Oscars Lookback: Inside the World of Pan’s Labyrinth

Oscars Lookback: How The Grinch Tested Everyone’s Patience

Oscars Lookback: How The Grinch Tested Everyone’s Patience

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