Explore Our Beauty School Programs

At Aveda Institute Boise and Aveda Institute Twin Falls, you can pursue a variety of programs based on your interests. If you have a passion for hairstyling, our cosmetology program could be for you. Maybe you love the intricate world of nails? We offer that too! Explore our various programs to see where your future can take you at our Idaho beauty schools.

All programs are offered at both of our locations. See what our Aveda Institutes are all about.

Cosmetology

Our cosmetology program is backed with foundational instruction in hairstyling, skincare, nails, marketing, business skills, and so much more. As a cosmetology student, you can learn the latest techniques and trends from passionate instructors, guest lecturers, and even our schools’ owners. You can get real experience while in school, as our students provide salon services to actual guests under the supervision of our licensed and experienced instructors. See if cosmetology is a good fit for you.

Program Details:

  • 1,600-hour program
  • Full-time and part-time schedules available

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Esthetics

Our esthetics program is a 600-hour course that covers a variety of technical and practical applications of skin care, makeup artistry, and body treatments. As an esthetics student, you can participate in workshops to perfect your skills with a variety of professional guests. Plus, get real experience in our student spa. If you have a passion for skincare, esthetics might be the right choice.

Program Details:

  • 600-hour program
  • Full-time and part-time schedules available

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Nail Technician

This 400-hour program features a curriculum that includes a foundational education in the nail industry that can help you launch your career in beauty! Learn how to apply manicures and pedicures with a variety of products, such as acrylics and gel nails, to prepare to work as a licensed nail technician. If you’re looking to change careers and want to do what you love sooner, consider an education in nails.

Program Details

  • 400-hour program
  • Only part-time schedules offered

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Barbering

Barbering is so much more than small cuts and shaves. Students of our barbering program can expect to learn the techniques and skills they need to provide shaves, fades, facial hair shaping, and so much more. And, a huge focus of our program is the business and marketing skills necessary to run a successful barber shop. See yourself as a professional barber.

Program Details

  • 900-hour program
  • Full-time and part-time schedules offered

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Cosmetology Instructor

If you want to push your career in a different direction, consider becoming a licensed cosmetology instructor. You can learn how to develop successful lesson plans and learn teaching concepts crucial to helping future beauty professionals. Take the next step as a licensed cosmetologist and learn how to teach your craft.

Program Details

  • 500-hour or 1000-hour programs are available
  • Only full-time schedules offered

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Are You Ready To Further Your Education?

Once you’ve chosen the right program for you, schedule your tour! We’d love to meet you and help you start the enrollment process. During the tour, we’ll be happy to answer any questions you may have about beauty school, financial aid, and more. Or, take our quiz to see if beauty school is right for you.

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Now's the perfect time to pursue a career in cosmetology, esthetics or barbering. We'll even help you find a job after you graduate! We offer financial aid to those who qualify and our schedule allows you to have the perfect school/life balance.

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Programs

Cosmetology

Our cosmetology program provides students with training in hair, skin, and nail care.

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Esthetics

Our esthetics program focuses on the theory and practical application of skin care techniques.

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Nail Tech

We offer a nail technology program that trains students in the art and science of nail care.

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Barbering

Our barbering program is designed to teach students fades, shaves, skin care and more.

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Salon

Our salon is supervised by our experienced educators, and as a result you can experience and enjoy Aveda salon and spa services at amazing prices. All services are performed by our students under the supervision of licensed professionals. We offer special perks through our Pure Privilege Membership, and we offer a full range of salon and spa services. Check out our work below, and contact us today to book your appointment.
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