With locations in Idaho Falls and Pocatello, Austin Kade Academy is East Idaho’s premier school offering cosmetology, esthetics, and our nail tech program. With passionate beauty professionals, smart, dynamic and caring administrators, and a clean, professional and up to date salon/spa environment, we boast a fantastic pass rate for state board testing and a business curriculum that will start your career off right. We think you will love Austin Kade Academy!

  • National Accreditation

    Austin Kade has gone through rigorous requirements to qualify for national accreditation. It assures that you are in a school that is ethical, reasonable and will give you the best education for your money.


    Because of our accreditation, federal aid is available for students who qualify.


    All learning is built upon tried and true, principle based learning and expanded with up to date techniques and methodology


    Passionate beauty industry professionals who care about you and want to mentor you in the fields they love. Their collective knowledge and salon/spa experiences will inspire you.


Our progressive yet timeless approach to instruction
and education will make your time in school FUN!


Sit back, relax and let our highly trained students pamper
you with one of their many talents from head to toe.

Allison Price

Allison Price

COO/Creative Director

Allison has over 25 years experience in the salon industry, including experience in photography, make over, make-up, and fashion styling, from behind the chair in the salon and also has years of experience with multiple dynamic hair academies where she both taught and served as Director. Allison’s warm charisma will draw you in and help you understand that beauty lies inside as well as on the outside.

Tyler Price

Tyler Price


Tyler sees the big picture of the salon industry. A graduate of Brigham Young University, Tyler values education and his no nonsense approach will inspire you to become your best. With high school coaching experience, Tyler understands teamwork and will help the students build up this important aspect of their life and career.

Brock Cornelison

Brock Cornelison


Brock is a graduate of Boise State University. He brings a varied background of leadership roles in industries such as food and beverage, auto rental and real estate. Brock will implement a strong business sense to the students throughout their school experience. In addition, Brock will share his marketing expertise and experiences with students so they will become successful.

To learn more about our programs and staff, contact us today!