About - THE TEMPLE a Paul Mitchell Partner School | Frederick | Annapolis


Some of the most prestigious and fashionable private career schools, THE TEMPLE academies are highly respected leaders in the cosmetology industry and a name you’ll be proud to display on your resume. Since opening our doors in 2005 and expanding to a second location, we have helped more than 2,000 students become successful working professionals!

Teaching Excellence
Our instructors and learning leaders are dedicated to teaching excellence and are eager for you to succeed. In our state-of-the-art facility, we present all learning materials on classroom iPads versus traditional textbooks. Our exceptional teacher-to-student ratio means you’ll receive plenty of individual attention from these experienced professionals who are all licensed cosmetologists. Many are industry experts themselves who teach the latest techniques at continuing education seminars across the country. In addition, we feature exciting guest artists and premier names in the style industry from across the country and the globe.
Changing Lives
Our culture is all about changing lives and making a difference in the world. Our dress code, attendance requirement and high educational standards all contribute to ultimate success in our industry. We believe more than technical proficiency is needed in the beauty industry: business and personal skills are also critical to creating happy, productive professionals.



Annapolis is a beautiful historic waterfront city that’s also home to the U.S. Naval Academy and is also a center for the arts and home to the National Ballet Company, theaters, galleries and music venues. THE TEMPLE Annapolis: A Paul Mitchell Partner School is situated in a prime central location surrounded by hotels, banks, markets, shopping, luxury condos and a huge selection of restaurants. Housed in an 11,000 square foot modern-industrial space, the campus is a fresh, exciting place to study and work with an open-design clinic classroom featuring the latest technology and comforts.
THE TEMPLE: A Paul Mitchell Partner School is truly an inspirational place, where each student’s creativity is given an opportunity to shine. Housed in a15,000-square-foot, 100-year-old Masonic Temple in the heart of thriving downtown Frederick, the campus is an urban icon and active venue for the arts and community events. The exposed brick walls of our clinic classroom and classrooms are the backdrop for original murals and hand-blown fixtures from local artists and feature the latest in technology and comfort. Downtown Frederick features over 200 specialty shops, art galleries and restaurants and is one of the region’s premier arts & entertainment districts.
Excellence in Education

Community Involvement 
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Top Awards

Top 10 in Sales and Outstanding Growth 
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Top in Operations
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Top in Leadership
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Top in Technology
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Miscellan­eous Recognition

Branding Award (Multiple Years)
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Strut Your Stuff Specialty Display Winners
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Business Ethics Award
Rotary Club of Carroll Creek

Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Entrepreneur Council of Frederick County

Business DoGood-er
Do Good-er Awards