Programs Offered

Cosmetology / Teacher Training / Esthetics

Editor's Description

In the School's Words

The AVEDA Institute was founded to create some of the most successful entrepreneurs in hair, skin and nail esthetics, makeup and total body wellness. Students are educated by professionals, using innovative curriculums that blend professional techniques with retail and business-building skills. Experience the AVEDA difference and start your journey today!

  • iPad Mini included in every kit
  • Digital curriculum offers 24/7 access
  • CampAVEDA immersion program
  • Salon tours & career fairs
  • License fees included
  • 8, 000 salons, spas, institutes and stores in 32 countries

Why Aveda

With over 30 years of nurturing beauty, environmental leadership and responsibility, AVEDA sources organic, plant-based alternatives to synthetic chemicals and packaging, providing high-performing, award-winning products that are good for professionals, our guests and the earth. AVEDA is the first beauty company manufacturing with 100% certified wind power. By committing to alternative energy sources we can all have an impact on the energy we consume and help lower our carbon footprint.

Programs Offered

Cosmetology Training Program

Express your creativity and talent! Our Cosmetology program and master student phase incorporate theory with extensive hands on experience to provide you with a complete understanding of beauty and wellness. The Cosmetology course includes hair cutting, color, texture services, nail care, makeup application, business development, retail knowledge and the concept of gaining and retaining clients.

Upon completion, students move on to the master student phase for intensive real-world training to hone their skills.

Esthiology Training Program

The AVEDA Institute's innovative Esthiology program offers students the opportunity to learn specialized techniques to balance and renew the skin, body and elemental nature. Hands-on clinical experience includes facials, waxing, makeup application, business development, wellness and retail knowledge. Upon graduation, participants will be prepared to take the state licensing examination, opening the door to a future as an esthetician.

What They Say About Us

"I really enjoy coming to school every day. I've never missed a day because I love it! I love the spirit inside, I love the educators that we have and also how we are more hands-on rather than just sitting in a classroom and studying. I toured this school and loved how professional everyone was. I knew right there the AVEDA Institute was the school to go with. When I learned about the products and mission of caring for the world, that was a good find for me. I understood right there it was the perfect match for me."
- Iryna, student

Financial Aid available to those who qualify.

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Programs

Aveda Arts & Sciences Institute Lafayette offers the following programs.

Cosmetology

Program Length 1,500 hours
Average Completion 13 months
Program Tuition $19,000

Esthetics

Program Length 750 hours
Average Completion 7 months
Program Tuition $11,250

Beauty Instructor

Program Length 500 hours
Average Completion N/A
Program Tuition N/A

About This School

Accreditation or State Approval

One or more programs offered at this school is accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Accredited programs qualify graduates for applicable state licensing. In addition, accredited schools typically can offer more financial aid options, including federal financial aid. Learn more about accreditation and approval.

Admissions

To apply to this school, there is a $100 application fee.

Financial Aid

54% of students received financial aid

On average, students received $5,115 in financial aid.

Student Body

Gender Ratio

95% female, 5% male

Race / Ethnicity Ratio

73% white, 3% Hispanic / Latino, 20% African American, 1% Asian American

193 students are enrolled in this school

Contact This School

2922 Johnston Street, Lafayette, LA 70503

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Page last updated: 01/30/2024