Hair Professionals Career College Palos Hills

Overview of Hair Professionals Career College Palos Hills

Hair Professionals is found in Palos Hills, IL. Palos Hills is a large suburb. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Certificate at Hair Professionals.

Hair Professionals Selectivity

Admission to the school is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in.

Student Body

Students numbered 179 in 2007-2008 at Hair Professionals. A very high share of students at the school are female.

Student Life

A lot of students at Hair Professionals attend part-time.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our highly skilled staff of instructors, combined with a spacious well-equipped facility, are dedicated to Excellence in Cosmetology, Skin Care and Nail education. Each student, after completing their course of training, will be able to demonstrate job entry sklls in required subjects, take and pass a final school examination in both theoretical and practical skills and qualify for examination to obtain an Illinois license, if applicable."

More complete details are provided below.

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Hair Professionals Career College
10321 S Roberts Rd
Palos Hills , IL 60465
General Phone: (708) 430-1755

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Hair Professionals Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology84cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist
Education and Teaching2teacher education and development

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years382
Award of less than 1 academic year482

Hair Professionals Student Body

In 2007-2008, Hair Professionals had a total enrollment of 179 students (154 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 1%
Women 99%
Full-Time 40%
Part-Time 60%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 71%
Black 12%
Hispanic 13%
Asian 1%
Unknown 3%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 9%
18-19 17%
20-21 9%
22-24 19%
25-29 19%
30-34 10%
35-39 11%
40-49 4%
50-64 2%

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


Hair Professionals Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 88 %
Part-Time 82 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 52%

Hair Professionals Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Hair Professionals Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Hair Professionals Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Hair Professionals participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2587700)

Hair Professionals Degree Programs (2007)

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

Education And Teaching
Teacher Education/Profess Development, Subject Areas, Other

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