Alvareitas College Of Cosmetology Belleville

Overview of Alvareitas College Of Cosmetology Belleville

Alvareitas is in Belleville, IL. Belleville is a large suburb. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Alvareitas issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school tries to provide students with lots of choices, and does not tend to focus on only a few programs of study. Fields of study in vogue at Alvareitas include beauty and cosmetology.

Alvareitas Selectivity

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

Student Body

Approximately 20 students study at Alvareitas (in 2007-2008). The school is a largely female school.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our mission is to train the student in the principles and practices of the profession of Cosmetology and Nail Technology and to prepare our students to be able to pass a State Board Examination in order to progress regardless of race, color, nationality, or religious beliefs. Experience has proven that the expections of the college became reality as a result to the students faithful application to work and accept school guidance. Intergrity and courteous conduct is expected of the student toward fellow students, the faculty and others. Good manners, neat appearance, cooperation and the give and take of harmonious relationships are important factors emphasized at all times."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Alvareitas

Alvareitas College of Cosmetology
5400 West Main
Belleville , IL 62226
General Phone: (618) 257-9193

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Alvareitas Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology31hair styling, cosmetoloty instructor

Number of programs and degrees for Alvareitas in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years312

Alvareitas Student Body

In 2007-2008, Alvareitas had a total enrollment of 20 students (25 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 62%
Black 31%
Hispanic 7%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 10%
20-21 10%
22-24 30%
25-29 25%
30-34 10%
35-39 10%
40-49 5%

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


Alvareitas Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 77 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 85%
Transfer Out 5%

Alvareitas Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Alvareitas Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Alvareitas participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 008328A1)

Alvareitas Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
Hair Styling/Stylist and Hair Design

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Alvareitas Highlights

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