Glenwood Beauty Academy

Overview of Glenwood Beauty Academy

The campus of Glenwood Beauty Academy is in Glenwood Springs, CO, which is a self-contained town. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Glenwood Beauty Academy include, at the school's highest level, the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. Glenwood Beauty Academy is known for its programs in beauty and cosmetology.

Glenwood Beauty Academy Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes the school an attractive choice for many applicants.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, Glenwood Beauty Academy had 54 students enrolled (94 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at the school are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Glenwood Beauty Academy is dedicated to providing quailty vocational education in cosmetology, hair styling, esthetics and nail technology to students who have the ability to benefit from the training offered. GBA is committed to academic excellance that prepares graduates to pass the required licensing examination to begin a career in the beauty industry."

More complete details are provided below.

Disclaimer: Information on this page was not provided or commissioned by the featured school. Information has not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the featured school.

Contacting Glenwood Beauty Academy

Glenwood Beauty Academy
51241 Hwy 6 and 24 Ste 1
Glenwood Springs , CO 81601
General Phone: (970) 945-0485

Contact Accredited Schools With Flexible Scheduling

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Glenwood Beauty Academy Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology29cosmetology, barber, hair styling, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist

Number of programs and degrees for Glenwood Beauty Academy in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years171
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years72
Award of less than 1 academic year52

Glenwood Beauty Academy Student Body

In 2007-2008, Glenwood Beauty Academy had a total enrollment of 54 students (94 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
(Foreign Students) 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 15%
20-21 30%
22-24 11%
25-29 11%
30-34 7%
35-39 19%
40-49 4%
50-64 2%

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


Glenwood Beauty Academy Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 95 %
Part-Time 86 %

Glenwood Beauty Academy Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Glenwood Beauty Academy Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Glenwood Beauty Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2267500)

Glenwood Beauty Academy Degree Programs (2007)

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

You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Glenwood Beauty Academy Highlights

(Details are provided further down on this page.)

What Sets Glenwood Beauty Academy Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
(vs. all colleges)
Top 1%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Glenwood Beauty Academy Female % of student body

checked Open admission
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

Selected Employment Categories of Interest

Click occupation names for extensive details, including salary and other job data.

(Based on an automated mapping of degrees popular at Glenwood Beauty Academy with government-defined occupation categories)

Online Schools with Diverse Programs

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.