Hair Academy Inc New Carrollton

Overview of Hair Academy Inc New Carrollton

Hair Academy is located in New Carrollton, MD (a large suburb). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by Hair Academy is the Certificate.

Areas of Study

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

Hair Academy Selectivity

Hair Academy is an open-admission school.

Student Body

The school had 152 enrolled students in 2007-2008. Hair Academy has a large minority student population. A very high share of students at the school are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The school's principal objective is the training of students to become licensed comsetolgoists and manicurists."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Hair Academy

Hair Academy Inc-New Carrollton
8435 Old Annapolis Rd
New Carrollton , MD 20784
General Phone: (301) 459-2509

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Hair Academy Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology78cosmetology

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years781

Hair Academy Student Body

In 2007-2008, Hair Academy had a total enrollment of 152 students (161 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 1%
Black 98%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 12%
20-21 19%
22-24 22%
25-29 20%
30-34 16%
35-39 9%
40-49 1%

Hair Academy Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 60 %
Part-Time 53 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 50%
Transfer Out 1%

Hair Academy Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Hair Academy Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Hair Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2333000)

Hair Academy Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

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Hair Academy Highlights

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What Sets Hair Academy Apart:

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