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Don Roberts School of Hair Design is a private 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. Janet Stemmer, a DR alumni, has owned the the Don orberts School of Hair Design since 1978.

Don Roberts School of Hair Design is 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 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

We are different. Because the DR Beauty Schools are privately owned, we do not respond to the financial demands of outside investors. This allows us to keep our classes small and provide quality education.

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.