BJ's Beauty And Barber College

Overview of BJ's Beauty And Barber College

BJ's is found in Tacoma, WA. Tacoma is a medium-sized city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Associate's degree at BJ's.

Areas of Study

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

BJ's Selectivity

BJ's accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules.

Student Body

Students numbered 63 in 2007-2008 at the school.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Through ethical educational practices, BJ's Beauty & Barber College helps today's students find fulfillment for their future through the professions of cosmetology, barbering, and teacher training."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting BJ's

BJ's Beauty and Barber College
5239 S Tacoma Way
Tacoma , WA 98409
General Phone: (253) 473-4320

BJ's Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology40cosmetology, barber, cosmetoloty instructor

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years361
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years11
Award of less than 1 academic year31

BJ's Student Body

In 2007-2008, BJ's had a total enrollment of 63 students (67 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 49%
Black 41%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 1%
Unknown 4%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 11%
20-21 13%
22-24 16%
25-29 27%
30-34 14%
35-39 5%
40-49 10%
50-64 5%

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


BJ's Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 53 %

BJ's Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

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

Financial Aid:
BJ's participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2541900)

BJ's Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

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BJ's Highlights

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What Sets BJ's Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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