Academy Of Hair Technology

Overview of Academy Of Hair Technology

The campus of Academy of Hair Technology is in Greenville, SC, which is a large suburb. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Academy of Hair Technology include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in beauty and cosmetology.

Academy of Hair Technology Selectivity

Admission at Academy of Hair Technology is selective, not open to all who apply.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 150 students enrolled (178 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at Academy of Hair Technology are female.

Student Life

A lot of students at the school attend part-time.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our mission at the Academy is to educate and train students to pass the state licensing examination necessary to become a licensed nail technician, esthetician or cosmetologist a well as to prepare our students to become productive, successful and professional in these fields"

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Contacting Academy of Hair Technology

Academy of Hair Technology
3715 E North St Ste F
Greenville , SC 29615-2363
General Phone: (864) 322-0300

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Academy of Hair Technology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology81cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years591
Award of less than 1 academic year222

Academy of Hair Technology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Academy of Hair Technology had a total enrollment of 150 students (178 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 4%
Women 96%
Full-Time 83%
Part-Time 17%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 75%
Black 18%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 19%
20-21 19%
22-24 12%
25-29 22%
30-34 10%
35-39 7%
40-49 7%
50-64 1%
65+ 1%

Academy of Hair Technology Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 81 %
Part-Time 80 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 61%
Transfer Out 4%

Academy of Hair Technology Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Greenville, South Carolina for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other South Carolina Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Academy of Hair Technology Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Academy of Hair Technology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Academy of Hair Technology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2552400)

Academy of Hair Technology Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

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Academy of Hair Technology Highlights

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What Sets Academy of Hair Technology Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
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Top 9%Academy of Hair Technology Female % of student body
% of freshmen enrolled part-time
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Top 10%Academy of Hair Technology % of freshmen enrolled part-time

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