The Young Professionals Academy
The Young Professionals Academy is a Teen's program focused on growing self-love, entrepreneurship skills, learning the beauty industry trades, developing and improving students’ life skills.
Whether your teen love doing their own imaging needs or interest in the beauty industry as a business and want to take it to the next level, our Young Professionals academy is a school that has the programs, knowledge, and passion to help your teen succeed.
This is a video from our 1st very Teen event in 2016! We are so grateful for the experience we gained from the Teen Weave Workshops and the level of growth we have elevated to. From Teen Weave Workshop to The Young Professionals Academy... the mission is still the same:
Breaking generational curses and creating generational wealth.
Build Confidence ~ Enhance Life Skills ~ Learn Trades ~ Improve Self-Esteem
Looking for a great after school program for your teens? SMU Young Professional's Academy is dedicated to enrich and enliven youths in Atlanta. With our best after school programs, as well as with our summer camp, your teen(s) will be able to master entrepreneurship skills, learn the beauty business and trades and foster skills that will last a lifetime.
Our Young Academy programs are designed to emphasize on confidence and beauty industry trade, fun and excitement – these qualities build healthy foundations for amazing adults and master professionals. These key ingredient is paramount in foundation building.
Coupled with this, our instructors that has years of experience teaching adults and teens trades of the beauty industry while incorporating the life skills. Our knowledge, passion, love and understanding of how to encourage teens and bring out the best within them allow us to build a positive LEARNING environment for our students or Young Professionals (YP) as we like to call them.
The next key component of our YPA is focused on building successes for our students. This allows our students to build CONFIDENCE, self-esteem and Self-Love, the most important ingredients for the growth of any child. Watch your child develop their physical abilities and mental focus while earning income on our Honor's List by assisting Master Stylists, having fun learning exciting new skills that boost their overall confidence.
As your child works their way through our training programs, you will be amazed at their increased skills abilities and PERFORMANCE. This is where our Teen training workshops/programs validate itself, as your child is able to perform with confidence and pride in their newfound successes in every area in their life.
Our goal-orientated after school program is a major factor in motivating our students to continuously strive to be the best they can be. Our Honors Incentive System provides a framework where our students are rewarded for their success. We have found that this allows our students to graduate at the end of a training unit with a sense of achievement.
We are excited about the prospect of having your child join us. We look forward to seeing you and spreading the LOVE for Entrepreneurship and the Beauty business.
The Young Academy
12 week course
Monday- Friday 4pm -8pm
Saturday for Honors
12 weeks After -School program
Age Group 10 -16
4 Hours daily Monday -Friday
Please contact us for payments options.
Financing & Scholarships available
School Break Camp
At SMU's Young Professionals Academy pre-teens & teens enjoy a one -of -a kind school break experience, alongside peers and staff who share the same love for entrepreneurship & the beauty business. Weather they just admire looking at beauty pictures, taking care of their own hair, looking to challenge themselves by learning the beauty industry top trades, or they want to learn the skills to be a great leader and self-made boss!!!
School Break Camp hours are Monday - Friday 8:45am to 4pm during most school closings such as Winter Break, Spring Break, Summer Break and School Closings. Students are provided lunch, snack and an enriched curriculum.
For more information (678)-651-7598