Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy

Overview of Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy

Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy is in Kansas City, KS. Kansas City is a medium-sized city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Certificate.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at the school include beauty and cosmetology.

Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy Selectivity

Not all applicants to Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy are accepted.

Student Body

Approximately 145 students study at the school (in 2007-2008). Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy is particularly welcoming to minority students. The school is essentially a male school.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The schools has three main goals. 1. To educate students in mens and womens hair cutting, styling, perming, and coloring; skin care and various new techniques in the field of hair styling. 2. To educate students to be successful through personal motivation with the understanding of the financial aspects of hairstyling and the beauty industry. 3. To master necessary skills and procedures required for the students to successfully pass the State Board examination, obtain their license, and ultimately become a productive part of our society."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy

Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy
4327 State Ave
Kansas City , KS 66102
General Phone: (913) 321-0214

Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology166cosmetology, barber

Number of programs and degrees for Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1662

Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy Student Body

In 2007-2008, Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy had a total enrollment of 145 students (217 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 83%
Women 17%
Full-Time 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 17%
20-21 16%
22-24 17%
25-29 26%
30-34 19%
35-39 5%
40-49 1%
50-64 1%

Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 78 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 70%

Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordnot required
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)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2196400)

Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

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Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy Highlights

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What Sets Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Male % of student body
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Top 10%Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy Male % of student body
Minority % of student body
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Top 16%Cutting Edge Hairstyling Academy Minority % of student body

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