Design's School Of Cosmetology

Overview of Design's School Of Cosmetology

The campus of Design's School of Cosmetology is in Paso Robles, CA, which is a small city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Design's School of Cosmetology include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

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

Design's School of Cosmetology Selectivity

Admission at Design's School of Cosmetology is selective, not open to all who apply. Getting into the school is challenging; it only admitted 100% of those who applied in 2007-2008.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, Design's School of Cosmetology had 60 students enrolled (185 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at the school are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"At Design's School of Cosmetology, it is our objective to provide the student with the education necessary, to not only pass the licensing exam, but to be an asset to the profession of cosmetology and become a success in whatever area of cosmetology the student desires. We place emphasis on how to be successful in the salon and how to create the lifestyle that you desire. This means hard work, dedication and practice on your part. The degree of your succcess will depend on the effort you are willing to expend during the entire course of your training."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Design's School of Cosmetology

Design's School of Cosmetology
715 24th St Ste E
Paso Robles , CA 93446
General Phone: (805) 237-8575

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Design's School of Cosmetology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology68cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist

Number of programs and degrees for Design's School of Cosmetology in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years311
Award of less than 1 academic year372

Design's School of Cosmetology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Design's School of Cosmetology had a total enrollment of 60 students (185 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Women 100%
Full-Time 89%
Part-Time 11%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 15%
20-21 17%
22-24 15%
25-29 12%
30-34 12%
35-39 12%
40-49 7%

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


Design's School of Cosmetology Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 88 %
Part-Time 100 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 79%
Transfer Out 5%

Design's School of Cosmetology Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Design's School of Cosmetology 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 Competencerequired
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Design's School of Cosmetology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Design's School of Cosmetology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3646300)

Design's School of Cosmetology Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

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Design's School of Cosmetology Highlights

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What Sets Design's School of Cosmetology Apart:

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