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Professional Hairstyling Education in Provo, Utah

Are you looking for an education that is solely focused on hair? At Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes in Provo, Utah, you can start your journey in the beauty industry with our hairstyling program. From the art of the updo to the magic of the perfect fade, you’ll learn cutting and styling techniques for both men and women.

As the second-largest metropolitan area in Utah, Provo is an exciting college town that offers easy access to the scenic Wasatch Range, where you can hike, ski, or snowboard. Our campus is conveniently located in downtown Provo and features state-of-the-art classrooms, workstations, and a clinic floor. Learn more about our curriculum and the hands-on education you’ll receive at Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes in Provo, Utah.

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Hairstyling Program Curriculum

Our hairstyling program gives students the knowledge and technical skills they need to pursue licensure as a hair designer in Utah. This 1,200-hour program blends classroom instruction with practical experience in a salon setting. Full-time students attend class 33 hours per week and can complete the program in less than one year.

The curriculum covers all aspects of hair styling and design, including:

  • Effectively working on all hair textures from 2A to 4C
  • Natural Hair Styling and Setting Techniques
  • Thermal Styling and Event Styling Techniques
  • Haircutting and Barbering Techniques
  • Hair Color Applications
  • Hair Extension Techniques
  • Permanent Wave Applications
  • Money by Qnity – Career and Financial Planning  
  • Business Building 
  • Social Media and Marketing 
  • Well-Being and Self Care 

Additionally, students will spend time learning proper sanitation and disinfection practices to ensure a safe and healthy work environment. Because Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes is dedicated to helping students understand the business side of the industry, coursework will also cover topics like professional ethics, workplace communication, and interpersonal skills.

A Supportive Academic Environment

Students at Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes learn from talented instructors who draw on their industry experience and the latest trends to train the next generation of stylists. All students can take advantage of academic advising, tutoring, and our on-campus resource library. As part of the hairstyling program, students will prepare for landing the right job by working on:

  • Writing cover letters
  • Creating a professional resume
  • Practicing interview techniques

With multiple program start dates throughout the academic year, our team can help you work toward your beauty school goals on a schedule that works for you. Distance education options may be available, as well.

The goal at Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes is to prepare you for a rewarding career in the beauty and wellness industry. Potential career paths for hairstyling program graduates include:

  • Hair color specialist
  • Permanent waving specialist
  • Salon or spa owner or manager
  • Styling educator
  • Hair designer
  • Brand representative
  • Freelance stylist
  • Editorial stylist

Whatever career path you choose, you’ll gain skills at our Provo campus that you can carry with you for life. By the time you graduate, you’ll have significant experience providing salon services under the supervision of experienced instructors. Whether you want to work at a salon or open a business of your own, the Aveda brand is recognized for excellence around the world.

Students at Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes have the opportunity to apply for unforgettable resume-building opportunities that can’t be found at other hairstyling schools. You may find yourself working backstage at New York or London Fashion Week, participating in the North American Hairstyling Awards, or broadening your horizons through study abroad experiences.

Note: Participation in these programs is based on a competitive application process and includes additional fees.

Not sure where to start when it comes to beauty school? Our Dream Makers are here to help. The staff at Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes can provide information on all our programs, class schedules, upcoming start dates, and tuition information. They’ll also help you explore financial aid opportunities for qualified students, including:

  • Grants
  • Scholarships
  • Loans
  • In-house financing

With help from our Dream Makers, prospective students can find ways to invest in their future. We are happy to walk you through the enrollment process, host you for a campus tour, and answer any questions you may have.

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Connect with Our Dream Makers Today

Don’t put off your dreams any longer! Apply to the hairstyling program at Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes in Provo, Utah. Our Dream Makers are available to help students from all backgrounds pursue their career goals. To learn more about our hairstyling program and to schedule a campus tour, contact us today.

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