Our Mission & Values



The Beauty Pro University provides students with an enriched learning environment that empowers them to discover their knowledge, skill, and creativity while preparing them in becoming licensed cosmetologist.   Furthermore, we aim to develop the professional and business skills needed to confidently enter and succeed as a beauty professional.


We will accomplish our mission and vision by focusing on a core set of values:

  • Compassion and Caring 

  • Emphasis on others needs 

  • Exceptional Customer Service


At The Beauty Pro University, BPU, students receive so much more than an ordinary education. We pride ourselves on creating a unique, exciting environment that embraces all types of learners and promotes growth both academically and personally.  


The BPU is taking advantage of cutting edge educational technology proven to address the needs of all learners.


We are well established and connected in the beauty industry ranging from salon to production.  Being connected to the production industry will provide the students with access to a new perspective of the cosmetology industry exposing them to hair/makeup/wig/sfx professionals and well as salon professionals. 

We are committed to providing

About the Founder

The Beauty Pro University, is the next step in a life long journey for its founder Shauntavia Williams.  Shauntavia has been artistic her entire life from winning local coloring contests to perfecting her makeup and hair dressing skills on her friends and family.  Her work has been seen on TV, Stage, Weddings and special events all over.  


She started on the traditional route by obtaining a Bachelors and Masters degree but the call to the beauty industry could no longer be ignored.  She started her beauty career 9 years ago with a focus of hair and makeup building a customer base from scratch to owning her own salon and now sharing her experience and knowledge with others by starting Beauty Pro University.  In addition to teaching the skills needed to have a thriving career in the beauty industry, she also wants to share the business knowledge needed to help people thrive.  She is a master wig maker, licensed cosmetologist, eyelash extension special and cosmetology educator.      

Ms. Williams, plans to leave her mark on the beauty industry by training the next set of beauty professionals.

Check out Shauntavia Williams interview with ShoutOut DFW

Meet The Team

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Tiana Curry

Administrative Assistant

My name is Tiana Curry I am from Grand Prairie,  Texas I am 26 years old and a mother of one handsome son named Taj. I am an Administrative assistant at The Beauty Pro University and I enjoy using my skills to contribute to the exciting new start of a black-owned cosmetology school. I went to Paul Mitchell the School of Arlington where I graduated from in 2018 to become a cosmetologist. I am an artist and I love to do makeup because it’s art to me and I’ve always loved art since I was in elementary school. I am now on a new journey in my life and so grateful to start this new beginning.