Mitchells Academy

Overview of Mitchells Academy

Mitchells Academy is in a rural site not far from an urban area, in Raleigh, NC. The school is classified as a private, for-profit college. Students at Mitchells Academy earn degrees up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at the school include beauty and cosmetology.

Mitchells Academy Selectivity

Mitchells Academy does not admit all applicants.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 123 students (167 full-time equivalent).

Student Life

Many students at Mitchells Academy are part-timers.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"To reach out to every Mitchell's Hair Styling Academy student and teach them a marketable skill through an educational environment that features quality classroom instruction and practical experience."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Mitchells Academy

Mitchells Academy
1301 Buck Jones Rd
Raleigh , NC 27606
General Phone: (919) 469-5807

Mitchells Academy Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology107cosmetology

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1071

Mitchells Academy Student Body

In 2007-2008, Mitchells Academy had a total enrollment of 123 students (167 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 5%
Women 95%
Full-Time 72%
Part-Time 28%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 58%
Black 35%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 2%
American Indian 2%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 35%
20-21 30%
22-24 11%
25-29 10%
30-34 5%
35-39 7%
40-49 2%
50-64 2%

Mitchells Academy Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 87 %
Part-Time 74 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 72%

Mitchells Academy Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Mitchells Academy Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordnot required
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 Testsrequired

Mitchells Academy Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Mitchells Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2056501)

Mitchells Academy Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

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Mitchells Academy Highlights

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What Sets Mitchells Academy Apart:

% of accepted students who choose to enroll
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% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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% of freshmen enrolled part-time
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Mitchells Academy % of freshmen enrolled part-time
Female % of student body
(colleges not offering open-admission)
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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 18%Mitchells Academy Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

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