Receive professional training at Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes, an internationally renowned cosmetology and spa institution dedicated to shaping the future of beauty, our industry, and the world. With campuses in Provo, Tucson, Phoenix, and Denver, we provide students with a cutting-edge education in beauty that blends technical training with artistry and professional experiences. Enroll in Aveda beauty school to take the first step toward a rewarding and creative career.
Please note: Program hours and offerings vary by state/location.
Become a skilled, confident beauty professional. Through our 1,500- to 1,600-hour program, you'll learn haircutting, coloring, and styling; manicures and pedicures; makeup application; waxing techniques; and more.Learn More
Start with our 600-hour esthiology program to become established, and then advance to our 1,200-hour Master Esthiology program to expand your offerings. Our programs teach facials and body treatments, microdermabrasion, chemical and plant peels, and more.Learn More
One of the first programs in the country to teach the Aveda Men's Curriculum, our 1,000- to 1,500-hour barber program focuses on grooming and styling practices for men. Students learn straight-razor shaves, fades, clipper cuts, coloring, and other techniques.Learn More
A massage therapy education puts a career in health and wellness at your fingertips. Taking an ayurvedic approach, our 600-hour program delivers hands-on instruction focused on the power of touch and natural ways to help clients relax.Learn More
Enroll in this program to receive professional beauty training focused solely on hair. Through 1,200 hours of instruction, students learn leading-edge cutting and styling skills.Learn More
Are you ready to inspire a whole new generation of beauty professionals? Become an instructor through our 350-hour Aveda educator training program.Learn More
At Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes, your education goes beyond the classroom. Our programs combine instruction from our in-house experts with real-world experiences across the globe. From immersing yourself in a new culture to working backstage alongside the pros, our programs are focused on helping you become a well-rounded professional in your specialty. Some extracurricular opportunities include:
Along with unforgettable experiences, students learn how to build their brand and their business. Whether your goal is to work at a spa or start your own, a foundation in the business side of beauty can help you put your best foot forward after graduation. Many of our programs include best practices for business, client relations, and other lessons that can help students succeed throughout their careers.
Of the various educational accomplishments I’ve made in my life, few have made me as proud, as happy, or as successful as graduating from an Inspire Greatness Aveda Institute.
Aveda has been calling my soul for years! Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes have given me Education, Credibility, Confidence, Opportunity, and life long friends. My education has been much more than expected. The educators and staff strive for growth for all! My future is bright – thank you, IG!
When it comes to funding your future, let our Dream Team walk you through the process. Financial aid opportunities are available at all Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes locations for qualified students. Plus, many of our students are eligible for scholarships, grants, and loans that can help cover cosmetology school costs.
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Style, fashion, health, wellness — there are many avenues to take in the beauty industry. Let the Dream Team at Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes help you find the program for you. Request a tour of our locations in Provo, Utah; Tucson and Phoenix, Arizona; and Denver, Colorado, or contact us for more information today