Hair Designer Program at Brown Aveda Institute

Program Schedule - 1200 hours

Throughout the Hair Designer Program, you’ll cover the following topics in varying levels of depth and detail, giving you an exceptional foundation for your professional career.

We will go in depth on the training of our client’s best experience.

We will also review information on career and employment to include professional ethics, effective communication and human relations, financial data, licensing requirements and regulations and fundamentals of business management.

The basic license will permit you to work in a salon without additional supervision and can lead to obtaining an independent contractors license. A diploma will be awarded upon graduation.

This program only leads to licensure in the state of Ohio.

For more information, call (440) 255-9494.

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Hair Designer Curriculum Overview

Your training encompasses three types of learning:

  • Theoretical knowledge, the foundation of your education

  • Practical experience, the application of your knowledge

  • Professional business-building skills, vital for your success

Program Tuition

Program Options

  • Full Time – 37 Weeks: Tuesday: 9am-3pm + Wednesday – Saturday: 9am-5pm

  • Part Time – 75 Weeks: Monday–Thursday 5:45pm–9:45pm

Pricing and Fees

  • Registration fee - $150.00

  • Application fee* - $ 50.00

  • Kit Fee** $1,800.00

  • Tuition - $12,900.00

Total Cost - $14,900.00

Career Opportunities for Graduates

  • hair stylist

  • sales representative

  • salon owner

  • hair coloring specialist

  • stylist for film, theater, fashion or print

*If the student enrolls in a course of study and changes the original start date, a re-application fee of $50.00 will apply. 

**The kit fee includes supplies, books, and uniforms for the class and payment will be due 2 weeks prior to start date. The maximum time frame for completion will still apply based on the contract calculation.


Upon enrollment, students will...

  • Receive an new Apple iPad

  • Learn Aveda's haircutting system

  • Manage their education through Pivot Point Lab website portal where lessons are brought to life through a synergy of communication, collaboration and engaging activities.

Consumer Information

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