Fosters Cosmetology College

Overview of Fosters Cosmetology College

Fosters Cosmetology College can be found in Ripley, MS (a rural site not far from an urban area). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The Associate's degree is the highest degree at Fosters Cosmetology College.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. The most common majors at Fosters Cosmetology College are in beauty and cosmetology.

Fosters Cosmetology College Selectivity

The school is welcoming, and offers open admission to students who meet its minimum qualifications.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, 31 students were enrolled in Fosters Cosmetology College.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Foster's Cosmetology College is devoted to the training of competent cosmetologists and barber/stylist. The goal for the cosmetology or barber/stylist is not only to pass the required State Board Examination but also to participate in intensive training and study so that upon graduation, the student can enter successfully into his or her chosen profession, cosmetology or barber/styling. This school pledges its dedication to the attainment of this goal for each and every student."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Fosters Cosmetology College

Fosters Cosmetology College
1813 Hwy 15 N
Ripley , MS 38663-0066
General Phone: (662) 837-9334

Fosters Cosmetology College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology8cosmetology, barber, cosmetoloty instructor

Number of programs and degrees for Fosters Cosmetology College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years82
Award of less than 1 academic year01
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years01

Fosters Cosmetology College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Fosters Cosmetology College had a total enrollment of 31 students (22 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 6%
20-21 16%
22-24 39%
25-29 26%
30-34 13%

Fosters Cosmetology College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

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

Fosters Cosmetology College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Fosters Cosmetology College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Fosters Cosmetology College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2251700)

Fosters Cosmetology College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

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Fosters Cosmetology College Highlights

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What Sets Fosters Cosmetology College Apart:

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