Award Winning Beauty & Wellness Career Training

Hands-On Cosmetology, Skincare, Makeup &
Massage Therapy Programs

At Avenue Five Institute, your passion and success is our top priority. Get the hands-on training and professional support it takes to excel as a fashion-forward cosmetologist, expert skincare specialist or healing massage therapist in less than 1 year*!

Avenue Five in Austin, Texas is proud to offer flexible  cosmetology school,  esthetics school,  makeup artistry school  and  massage therapy school programs. Balance work, family and/or other responsibilities while you get the cutting-edge skills to advance in a career you’re passionate about. We’re also Austin’s first  nationally accredited 750-hour massage school.

Do what you love, without compromise!

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Our Programs

  • Cosmetology

    Learn the art and science of hair, makeup, skincare, nails and more hands-on in a cutting-edge salon facility. Pursue a rewarding, creative career where you can thrive.

  • Esthetics

    As the science of skincare continues to evolve, the art of esthetics flourishes. Build a career in an ever-growing field that helps people look and feel fabulous.

  • Massage Therapy

    Combine clinical and traditional modalities while you harness the power of touch to treat painful injuries, reduce stress and help others live more balanced lives.

  • Make Up Artistry

    Using techniques and products developed by expert make-up artists, our dedicated, trained instructors draw upon years of experience in a diverse range of fields to help you achieve your personal goals.

You Will Do Great Things!

modern-logoDream of owning your own salon? Want to work in fashion or movies? Eager to be part of the booming skincare business? Maybe you dream of helping others heal and want to start your own massage therapy practice? Whatever your ultimate dream, Avenue Five Institute – a Wella Signature School – can give you the tools, real-world experience and confidence it takes to achieve your goals!


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Salon & Spa Services

Be our guest at Avenue Five for a full complement of salon and spa services at amazing prices. You’ll be served by Austin’s talented and dedicated rising stars, supervised by their industry-proven instructors.

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*Program length when completed in normal time.