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379 Atwood Ave. Cranston, RI 02920 / (401) 228-6889


Cosmetology Program

In this comprehensive 1,500-hour program, you will explore the latest styles and techniques in hair cutting and styling, skin care, nail care and makeup. From a foundation of theoretical knowledge, you will practice and perfect your techniques and learn professional business-building skills. Through demonstrations, lectures and hands-on experience, you will master the professional and technical skills necessary for success.


Additionally, every student gets an iPad® with their start-up student kit.


We offer two course schedules, full time and part time.


Program components

The Cosmetology course covers areas of study including:


  • Cosmetology Chemistry
    • Health and Safety
    • Disinfection
    • Sanitation
  • Hairstyling
    • Wet Hairstyling
    • Thermal Hairstyling
    • Permenent Waves
    • Chemical Straightening
    • Hair Cutting
    • Hair Coloring
  • Eyebrow Waxing
  • Make-up Application
  • Manicuring
  • Job Search Training


At the conclusion of the course, you will be prepared to sit for the Rhode Island state licensing exam.


graduate of Aveda Institute Rhode Island’s Cosmetology Program


My experience at Aveda institute of Rhode Island has been amazing. I feel confident to enter into the cosmetology industry because I received extensive on the floor training. The staff is like a family and so helpful. I couldn’t have made a better choice in my education.


Start Dates

2018 (Full Time)

Tuesday - Saturday 9AM-4PM

January 9, 2018

March 6, 2018

May 1st, 2018

June 26, 2018

August 14, 2018

October 9, 2018

November 27, 2018


2018 (PART TIME)

Monday - Thursday  5pM-9PM

February 19, 2018

June 11, 2018

October 15, 2018

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tuition & FEES

Registration Fee        $50



Student Kit                $3,000



Kit Sales Tax            $210



TUITION                  $14,240


TOTAL                      $17,500


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379 Atwood Ave. Cranston, RI 02920 / (401) 228-6889

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