Black Hills Beauty College

Overview of Black Hills Beauty College

Rapid City, SD is home to Black Hills Beauty College. Rapid City is a small city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Black Hills Beauty College go up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

Students commonly pursue studies in beauty and cosmetology.

Black Hills Beauty College Selectivity

Prospective students are drawn to the school's open admissions.

Student Body

The school has 130 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008). A very high share of students at Black Hills Beauty College are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"To put forth a well-balanced Cosmetologist that can excel in the profession at a high level of productivity, with the ability to shape the future of a truly rewarding career."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Black Hills Beauty College

Black Hills Beauty College
623 Saint Joe
Rapid City , SD 57701
General Phone: (605) 342-0697

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Black Hills Beauty College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology50cosmetology

Number of programs and degrees for Black Hills Beauty College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years501

Black Hills Beauty College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Black Hills Beauty College had a total enrollment of 130 students (170 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 76%
Hispanic 3%
American Indian 6%
Unknown 14%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 28%
20-21 24%
22-24 31%
25-29 13%
30-34 2%
35-39 2%
40-49 1%

Black Hills Beauty College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 21 %

Black Hills Beauty College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Rapid City, South Dakota for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other South Dakota Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Black Hills Beauty College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Black Hills Beauty College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2137100)

Black Hills Beauty College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

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Black Hills Beauty College Highlights

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What Sets Black Hills Beauty College Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%Black Hills Beauty College Female % of student body
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Black Hills Beauty College Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

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