Benes International School Of Beauty

Overview of Benes International School Of Beauty

Benes is located in a large suburb, in New Port Richey, FL. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degree levels at Benes top out at the Certificate.

Areas of Study

Students at the school often study therapy and counseling.

Benes Selectivity

The admissions department at Benes does not accept all those who apply.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 211 students (167 full-time equivalent). Forty-something year old students won't feel out of place at Benes.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Bene's International School of Beauty, Inc. provides career preparation in the cosmetology arts and sciences including barbering, skin care, instructor training, massage therapy, and nail care in order to prepare the student for employment in the beauty industry to serve God, the family and community."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Benes

Benes International School of Beauty
7027 U.S. Hwy. 19
New Port Richey , FL 34652
General Phone: (727) 848-8415

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Benes Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology105cosmetology, barber, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist, personal grooming
Therapy and Counseling41massage therapy

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years572
Award of less than 1 academic year894

Benes Student Body

In 2007-2008, Benes had a total enrollment of 211 students (167 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 12%
Women 88%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 85%
Black 4%
Hispanic 10%
Asian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 4%
18-19 13%
20-21 18%
22-24 13%
25-29 13%
30-34 11%
35-39 4%
40-49 15%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

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


Benes Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 81 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 82%

Benes Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of New Port Richey, Florida for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Florida Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Benes Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)recommended
Other Standardized Testsrecommended

Benes Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Benes participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3018500)

Benes Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Arts, Other
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Benes Highlights

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What Sets Benes Apart:

% of accepted students who choose to enroll
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Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 8%Benes Number of degree programs
% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Benes % of degrees in therapy and counseling
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Benes % students 40 years or older
Female % of student body
(colleges not offering open-admission)
Top 18%Benes Female % of student body

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