Advance Beauty College

Overview of Advance Beauty College

Advance Beauty is in Garden Grove, CA. Garden Grove is a large suburb. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Advance Beauty issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Certificate.

Advance Beauty Selectivity

The school's open admission policy attracts a range of prospective students.

Student Body

Approximately 671 students study at Advance Beauty (in 2007-2008). The school is particularly welcoming to minority students. Many of the students at Advance Beauty are in their forties, or even older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Advance Beauty College strongly believe in preparing the students to pass the licensure exam in order to become a successful professional of the Cosmetology art and related fields."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Advance Beauty

Advance Beauty College
10121 Westminster Ave
Garden Grove , CA 92643
General Phone: (714) 530-2131

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Advance Beauty Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology480cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor
Therapy and Counseling68massage therapy

Number of programs and degrees for Advance Beauty in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years2012
Award of less than 1 academic year3474

Advance Beauty Student Body

In 2007-2008, Advance Beauty had a total enrollment of 671 students (985 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Hispanic 0%
Asian 99%
American Indian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 3%
20-21 4%
22-24 10%
25-29 13%
30-34 15%
35-39 20%
40-49 23%
50-64 10%
65+ 0%

Advance Beauty Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 91 %
Part-Time 83 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 82%

Advance Beauty Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Garden Grove, California for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other California Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Advance Beauty Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Advance Beauty participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3736300)

Advance Beauty Degree Programs (2007)

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

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Advance Beauty Highlights

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What Sets Advance Beauty Apart:

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