Makana Esthetics Wellness Academy

Makana Esthetics Wellness Academy

560 N. Nimitz Hwy Ste 125D, Honolulu, Hawaii 96817-5330


  • College Type: < 2-year, Private for-profit
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Total Student Population: 50
  • Student-Faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
  • Graduation Rate: 0%
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Makana Esthetics Wellness Academy is a beauty and wellness school located in Honolulu, Hawaii. The academy offers a variety of programs including esthetics, massage therapy, nail technology, and permanent makeup.

The esthetics program provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to become licensed estheticians. The program covers topics such as skin analysis, facial treatments, hair removal, makeup application, and more.

The massage therapy program at Makana Esthetics Wellness Academy includes both Eastern and Western techniques, preparing students for a career as licensed massage therapists. The program covers topics such as anatomy, physiology, pathology, massage theory and technique, and more.

Their nail technology program prepares students for a career as licensed nail technicians. The program covers topics such as manicures, pedicures, nail art, artificial nails, and more.

Their permanent makeup program provides students with the skills needed to perform permanent makeup services such as eyebrow microblading, eyeliner tattooing, and lip tattooing.

Makana Esthetics Wellness Academy also offers continuing education classes and workshops for licensed professionals looking to expand their skills and knowledge in the beauty and wellness industry.

The academy aims to provide students with a comprehensive education and hands-on experience to prepare them for a successful career in the beauty and wellness industry.

The academy is one of the best beauty academies in Hawaii and is well known for its commitment to realistically teaching its students hence allowing them to receive real-life experience and skills.

Makana Esthetics Wellness Academy is a great school of choice for students looking to gain an education and training in the beauty and wellness industry as well as professionals who want to upgrade their skills and gain more knowledge on the skills they already have.

Student Enrollment

Total enrollment:50
Undergraduate enrollment:50
Percent of Undergraduate enrollment
   by gender
   by race/ethnicity
      Black or African American:6.0%
      Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander:30.0%
      Two or more races:18.0%
(Enrollment data Fall 2021)

Certificate Offered

  • Less than one year certificate

Programs Offered

  • Core Esthetics Program
  • Progressive Program


 program prices for full-time students2021-222020-212019-20
    Tuition & fees$12,000 $12,000 $9,319 
      Room and board$9,500 $9,500 $9,153 
      Other expenses$2,375 $2,375 $2,256 
    Off-campus with family
      Other expenses$2,375 $2,375 $2,256

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