La Baron Hairdressing Academy Overland Park

Overview of La Baron Hairdressing Academy Overland Park

La Baron is found in Overland Park, KS. Overland Park is a medium-sized city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Certificate at La Baron.

Areas of Study

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

La Baron Selectivity

The school accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules.

Student Body

Students numbered 39 in 2007-2008 at La Baron.

More complete details are provided below.

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La Baron Hairdressing Academy
8119 Robinson
Overland Park , KS 66204
General Phone: (913) 642-0077

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La Baron Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology45cosmetology, manicurist

Number of programs and degrees for La Baron in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years251
Award of less than 1 academic year201

La Baron Student Body

In 2007-2008, La Baron had a total enrollment of 39 students (50 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 36%
Black 33%
Hispanic 13%
Asian 18%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 3%
18-19 3%
20-21 15%
22-24 13%
25-29 28%
30-34 15%
35-39 13%
40-49 10%

La Baron Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 67 %
Part-Time 80 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 67%
Transfer Out 7%

La Baron Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

La Baron Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
La Baron participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2340700)

La Baron Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

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La Baron Highlights

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What Sets La Baron Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
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