Alvareitas College Of Cosmetology Edwardsville

Overview of Alvareitas College Of Cosmetology Edwardsville

Alvareitas can be found in Edwardsville, IL (a large suburb). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The Certificate is the highest degree at Alvareitas.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. The most common majors at Alvareitas are in beauty and cosmetology.

Alvareitas Selectivity

The school is welcoming, and offers open admission to students who meet its minimum qualifications.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, 31 students were enrolled in Alvareitas. A very high share of students at the school are female.

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
333 South Kansas St
Edwardsville , IL 62025
General Phone: (618) 656-2593

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Alvareitas Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology20hair 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 years202

Alvareitas Student Body

In 2007-2008, Alvareitas had a total enrollment of 31 students (43 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 93%
Black 5%
Asian 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 23%
20-21 23%
22-24 23%
25-29 23%
30-34 10%

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 88 %
Part-Time 91 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 86%
Transfer Out 3%

Alvareitas Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Edwardsville, 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 832800)

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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What Sets Alvareitas Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
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