Award Beauty School

Overview of Award Beauty School

The campus of Award is in Hagerstown, MD, which is a small city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Award include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

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

Award Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes Award an attractive choice for many applicants.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 97 students enrolled (98 full-time equivalent).

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The school's principal objective is the training of students to become licensed cosmetologists and manicurists."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Award

Award Beauty School
26 E Antietam St
Hagerstown , MD 21740-5610
General Phone: (301) 459-2509

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Award Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology61cosmetology

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years611

Award Student Body

In 2007-2008, Award had a total enrollment of 97 students (98 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 56%
Black 44%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 20%
20-21 20%
22-24 23%
25-29 26%
30-34 4%
35-39 2%
40-49 3%
50-64 1%

Award Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 55 %
Part-Time 56 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 51%
Transfer Out 1%

Award Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Award Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Award participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 826300)

Award Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

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Award Highlights

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What Sets Award Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%Award Female % of student body

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