We offer a full time schedule in Cosmetology two full-time schedules in Esthiology and Massage Therapy.
Learn more about each of our programs by following the links below or call 612-378-7400 to speak with an Admissions Representative.

Career Paths

Graduates of the Aveda Institute will leave with the necessary skills to gain license to practice in one of the below career paths.


As a cosmetologist, you'll have opportunities, both in-salon and out. Be a hair stylist, color artist or find your own niche—say, as a wedding stylist, runway artist, salon owner, image consultant or beauty media expert. Learn More

Gainful Employment: Cosmetology

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As an esthetician, you can find your ideal salon or spa setting, or choose from a variety of paths: makeup artist, instructor, retail sales, managing your own spa, medical spa specialist or even an esthetician to resorts, hotels and more. Learn More

Gainful Employment: Esthiology

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Massage Therapy

As a massage therapist, you’ll have your choice of specialties, from wellness practice at salons and spas, to chiropractic, physical therapy, or sports medicine environments. Learn More Gainful Employment: Massage Therapy

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