Charleston School Of Beauty Culture

Overview of Charleston School Of Beauty Culture

Charleston School of Beauty Culture is found in Charleston, WV. Charleston is a small city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Associate's degree at Charleston School of Beauty Culture.

Areas of Study

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

Charleston School of Beauty Culture Selectivity

Charleston School of Beauty Culture accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules.

Student Body

Students numbered 85 in 2007-2008 at the school.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The overall mission of our institution is to provide prime education and training to our students, which will enable them to successfully pass their state board exam, obtain licensure and become successfully employed in the industry. The instructional staff possesses the skills required to provide necessary training, and we aspire to produce capable, productive stylists, barbers, and nail technicians that exhibit the determination, skills, ability and the desire to succeed in the salon environment. Each student will not only receive instruction and exposure to essential technical skills and equipment, but also the opportunity for hands on, supervised work with the public. Our goals and objectives are the following: +To teach our students cosmetology and barbering history as it pertains to today's profession. +To provide exposure to the role of the professional cosmetologists/barber-stylist/nail technician, including opportunities for supervised practical hands-on work. +Help our students to gain an overview of what knowledge and skills are required to master the techniques in their chosen profession. +To offer students an opportunity for exposure to up-to-date products and styling techniques. +Help our students to obtain a basic understanding of what is included within the scope of cosmetology, barbering and manicuring. +To teach our students the components of the proper attitude that a professional cosmetologist, barber-stylist, or nail technician should have to be successful. +To build a solid foundation of education and technical skills. +Teach our students the proper function of all equipment and implements used in their profession. +Motivate the students to develop all of their artistic talent. +Teach our students sound business practices, all aspects pertaining to salon management. +Teach our student good industry ethics."

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Contacting Charleston School of Beauty Culture

Charleston School of Beauty Culture
210 Capitol St
Charleston , WV 25301
General Phone: (304) 346-9603

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Charleston School of Beauty Culture Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology38cosmetology, barber, manicurist

Number of programs and degrees for Charleston School of Beauty Culture in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year93
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years292

Charleston School of Beauty Culture Student Body

In 2007-2008, Charleston School of Beauty Culture had a total enrollment of 85 students (129 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 72%
Black 27%
Asian 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 14%
20-21 19%
22-24 20%
25-29 22%
30-34 12%
35-39 5%
40-49 7%
50-64 1%

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

West Virginia100%

Charleston School of Beauty Culture Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 84 %

Charleston School of Beauty Culture Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Charleston School of Beauty Culture Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Charleston School of Beauty Culture participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2178200)

Charleston School of Beauty Culture Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

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