Charleston Cosmetology Institute

Overview of Charleston Cosmetology Institute

Charleston Cosmetology Institute can be found in Charleston, SC (a small city). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The Certificate is the highest degree at Charleston Cosmetology Institute.

Areas of Study

The most common majors at the school are in beauty and cosmetology.

Charleston Cosmetology Institute Selectivity

Charleston Cosmetology Institute is welcoming, and offers open admission to students who meet its minimum qualifications.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, 158 students were enrolled in the school. A very high share of students at Charleston Cosmetology Institute are female.

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Contacting Charleston Cosmetology Institute

Charleston Cosmetology Institute
8484 Dorchester Road
Charleston , SC 29420
General Phone: (843) 552-3670

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Charleston Cosmetology Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology93cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor

Number of programs and degrees for Charleston Cosmetology Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years731
Award of less than 1 academic year203

Charleston Cosmetology Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Charleston Cosmetology Institute had a total enrollment of 158 students (125 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 67%
Black 28%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 2%
Unknown 0%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 3%
18-19 19%
20-21 24%
22-24 20%
25-29 9%
30-34 6%
35-39 6%
40-49 7%

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

South Carolina100%

Charleston Cosmetology Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 81 %
Part-Time 59 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 22%
Transfer Out 4%

Charleston Cosmetology Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Charleston Cosmetology Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Charleston Cosmetology Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2356600)

Charleston Cosmetology Institute 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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Charleston Cosmetology Institute Highlights

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What Sets Charleston Cosmetology Institute Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
(vs. all colleges)
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%Charleston Cosmetology Institute Female % of student body

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