La James International College Johnston

Overview of La James International College Johnston

La James is located in a large suburb, in Johnston, IA. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degree levels at La James top out at the Associate's degree.

La James Selectivity

The school maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Body

La James offers classes to 260 students (252 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at the school are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The La' James International College educational mission is to enroll, educate, graduate and place."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting La James

La James International College
8805 Chambery Blvd
Johnston , IA 50131
General Phone: (515) 278-2208

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La James Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology145cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor
Therapy and Counseling27massage therapy

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years911
Award of less than 1 academic year813
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years01

La James Student Body

In 2007-2008, La James had a total enrollment of 260 students (252 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 47%
20-21 18%
22-24 11%
25-29 12%
30-34 5%
35-39 3%
40-49 3%
50-64 1%

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


La James Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 80 %

La James Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

La James Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
La James participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2274100)

La James Degree Programs (2007)

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

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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La James Highlights

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What Sets La James Apart:

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Number of degree programs
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Top 19%La James Number of degree programs

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