Great Lakes Academy Of Hair Design

Overview of Great Lakes Academy Of Hair Design

The main campus of Great Lakes Academy is in Port Huron, MI (a small suburb). The school is a private, for-profit school. Great Lakes Academy offers degrees up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school students most commonly major in a field related to beauty and cosmetology.

Great Lakes Academy Selectivity

Great Lakes Academy admits all qualified candidates under its open-admission policy.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 115 enrolled students. Females make the bulk of the student body at Great Lakes Academy.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our mission is to provide a quality educational system to prepare students to pass the state board examination and gain employment within the field of Cosmetology, Manicuring,& Esthetic's. We are passionately committed to provide a solid educational foundation to empower our team in the pursuit of excellence and we strongly believe that when people come first, success will follow."

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Great Lakes Academy of Hair Design
2950 Lapeer
Port Huron , MI 48060

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Great Lakes Academy Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology55cosmetology, cosmetoloty instructor

Number of programs and degrees for Great Lakes Academy in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year552

Great Lakes Academy Student Body

In 2007-2008, Great Lakes Academy had a total enrollment of 115 students (135 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 92%
Black 5%
Hispanic 1%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 23%
20-21 30%
22-24 14%
25-29 16%
30-34 6%
35-39 7%
40-49 3%

Great Lakes Academy Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 81 %
Part-Time 71 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 100%

Great Lakes Academy Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Great Lakes Academy Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Great Lakes Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3907300)

Great Lakes Academy Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Great Lakes Academy Highlights

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What Sets Great Lakes Academy Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Great Lakes Academy Female % of student body
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 19%Great Lakes Academy Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

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