Alhambra Beauty College

Overview of Alhambra Beauty College

Alhambra Beauty is located in Alhambra, CA (a large suburb). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by Alhambra Beauty is the Certificate.

Areas of Study

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

Alhambra Beauty Selectivity

Alhambra Beauty is an open-admission school.

Student Body

The school had 113 enrolled students in 2007-2008. Alhambra Beauty has a large minority student population. A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"At Alhambra Beauty College, our institutional objective is to provide training to our students which will prepare them to pass the Board of Barbering and Cosmetology Examination for their course of study. This examination determines an individuals basic knowledge and skills for entry level positions in the Beauty Industry. The training provided by our institution will prepare the graduate with the knowledge and skills needed to pass the Board Examination and if desired, pursue a vocation, at an entry level position, for employment in their individual field of training. These objectives are monitored and attained by the schools continuous attention to and evaluation of the schools curriculum and practical training skills, as mandated by the Board of Barbering and Cosmetology. Our staff is dedicated to the premise of providing the best possible vocational training within our abilities and within the scope of the Board's required curriculum."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Alhambra Beauty

Alhambra Beauty College
200 W Main St
Alhambra , CA 91801
General Phone: (626) 282-7765

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Alhambra Beauty Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology103cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years471
Award of less than 1 academic year561

Alhambra Beauty Student Body

In 2007-2008, Alhambra Beauty had a total enrollment of 113 students (148 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 0%
Hispanic 5%
Asian 94%
American Indian 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 7%
20-21 8%
22-24 9%
25-29 10%
30-34 8%
35-39 18%
40-49 32%
50-64 8%
65+ 1%

Alhambra Beauty Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 80 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 52%

Alhambra Beauty Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Alhambra, 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.

Alhambra Beauty Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Alhambra Beauty participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2282300)

Alhambra Beauty Degree Programs (2007)

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

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