Arthur's Beauty College Fort Smith

Overview of Arthur's Beauty College Fort Smith

Arthur's is located in a small city, in Fort Smith, AR. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degree levels at Arthur's top out at the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. Students at Arthur's often study beauty and cosmetology.

Arthur's Selectivity

The school maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Body

Arthur's offers classes to 43 students (37 full-time equivalent).

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The primary objective of ArthurÆs Beauty College is to provide the education and practical training needed to become a licensed professional in the field of Cosmetology, Instructor Training, Aesthetics or Manicuring. We strive to encourage our students to meet their highest potential through a combination of faculty leadership, personal attention and technical training. At ArthurÆs, our students receive a solid foundation of knowledge and skills on which to build a successful future."

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Contacting Arthur's

Arthur's Beauty College Inc-Fort Smith
2000 North B St
Fort Smith , AR 72901-3342
General Phone: (479) 783-6245

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Arthur's Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology27cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor

Number of programs and degrees for Arthur's in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years201
Award of less than 1 academic year73

Arthur's Student Body

In 2007-2008, Arthur's had a total enrollment of 43 students (37 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 59%
Black 21%
Hispanic 7%
Asian 10%
American Indian 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 5%
18-19 16%
20-21 12%
22-24 16%
25-29 16%
30-34 12%
35-39 16%
40-49 7%

Arthur's Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 63 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 24%
Transfer Out 7%

Arthur's Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Arthur's Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Arthur's participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2363500)

Arthur's 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

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Arthur's Highlights

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What Sets Arthur's Apart:

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Female % of student body
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