Welcome to Austin’s School of Spa Technology!

Austin’s School of Spa Technology has offered comprehensive training in the area of appearance enhancement for nearly 80 years. Austin’s programs will not only train you to pass the New York State Licensure exams, but also to become exemplary professionals in your chosen field.

New Facilities for Learning in Style

Individual stations are provided in the classroom and clinic area as a student work place. The clinic floor is set up as a cutting-edge salon equipped with shampoo sinks, hair dryers and a reception area. In this setting, students are allowed to work on customers under the supervision of a licensed instructor.

Our Style is to Help You Even Before You Enroll

Courses are offered to allow you the flexibility you need to accommodate your busy lives. Financial assistance is available for most programs, along with scholarship opportunities.

A Contribution to the Beauty & Spa Industries

Founded in 1930, Austin’s School of Spa Technology was built on the commitment to fundamental academics, as well as, advanced techniques needed to be a successful professional in the beauty industry.

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Academic Programs

Austin’s School of Spa Technology is the only school in Upstate New York to offer a large array of courses all under one roof—Cosmetology, Barbering, Make Up Artistry, Nail Technology, Tattoo Artistry and Esthetics.

Why Austin’s

Learn what makes Austin’s different and how Austin’s can help you take your career to the next level.



Financial Assistance

You’ll get personal attention every step of the way. Our knowledgeable and skilled staff can council you about the various payment options and scholarships available to help you afford your educational investment. Austin’s programs are eligible for VA Benefits, such as Post 9-11 GI Bill, as well as ACCES-VR and MyCCA.

Turn Your Passion Into A Profession