Academy Of Cosmetology Merritt Island

Overview of Academy Of Cosmetology Merritt Island

Academy of Cosmetology is in a large suburb, in Merritt Island, FL. The school is classified as a private, for-profit college. Students at Academy of Cosmetology earn degrees up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at the school include therapy and counseling.

Academy of Cosmetology Selectivity

All qualified applicants are admitted as Academy of Cosmetology offers open admission.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 110 students (154 full-time equivalent). Adults changing careers are relatively common at Academy of Cosmetology.

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Academy of Cosmetology
2088 N. Courtenay Parkway
Merritt Island , FL 32953
General Phone: (321) 452-8490

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Academy of Cosmetology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology54cosmetology, facial treatment, manicurist, personal grooming
Therapy and Counseling28massage therapy
Education and Teaching0teacher education and development

Number of programs and degrees for Academy of Cosmetology in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years251
Award of less than 1 academic year575

Academy of Cosmetology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Academy of Cosmetology had a total enrollment of 110 students (154 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 5%
18-19 10%
20-21 17%
22-24 14%
25-29 19%
30-34 11%
35-39 5%
40-49 9%
50-64 8%
65+ 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Academy of Cosmetology Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 56 %
Part-Time 69 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 67%

Academy of Cosmetology Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Academy of Cosmetology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Academy of Cosmetology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2499000)

Academy of Cosmetology Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Arts, Other
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Facial Treatment Specialist/Facialist
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

Education And Teaching
Teacher Education/Profess Development, Subject Areas, Other

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Academy of Cosmetology Highlights

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What Sets Academy of Cosmetology Apart:

% of degrees in therapy and counseling
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Female % of student body
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% students 40 years or older
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Top 19%Academy of Cosmetology % students 40 years or older
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Top 19%Academy of Cosmetology Number of degree programs

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