Aveda was founded to create the most successful entrepreneurs in hair, skin, body and nails. Our students are educated by Aveda certified instructors, using innovative curriculums that blend professional and business-building and retail skills. The Institute of Beauty and Wellness emphasizes personal well-being, as well as, environmental responsibility. Using Aveda pure flower and plant essences and plant-based products, we affirm the relationship between personal beauty, wellness and the environment.
The only NACCAS Accredited school in Wisconsin with all 5 curriculums, including Cosmetology, Esthiology, Massage, and Manicuring, and Barbering
“Learner-centered” (Creative and activity based learning) Beauty and Wellness School
Small Student to Instructor Ratio provides individualized training
Wellness activities, such as Yoga and Pilates scheduled in each class
Student Leadership Counsel meets monthly to provide business and management skills
Student Assemblies to provide monthly recognition and communication to students and help them to see the value in positive team meetings
Four Annual Career Fairs to introduce students with prospective employers
Two Annual Student Fashion Shows provide students with the opportunity to exercise creativity in make-up, hair, choreography, and fashion design
Photo Shoots, providing students with the opportunity to learn photographic hair and makeup techniques
Massage program includes cadaver observation, CPR & First Aid training, multiple modality trainings and much more
An Advisory Board of Industry Leaders annually review the school’s curriculum and offerings
An In-House Job Board that provides students and alumni with up-to-date available employment opportunities throughout Wisconsin and the Aveda Network
Financial Aid Opportunities
Advanced Education Programs, including CIDESCO and the ISPA International Spa Supervisors Program.
The Education Fund, providing students with the opportunity to learn demonstrated skills from Aveda Global Experts