Modern Beauty Academy

Overview of Modern Beauty Academy

Modern Beauty Academy is located in a medium-sized city, in Oxnard, CA. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degree levels at Modern Beauty Academy top out at the Certificate.

Areas of Study

Students at the school often study beauty and cosmetology.

Modern Beauty Academy Selectivity

Modern Beauty Academy maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 62 students (94 full-time equivalent). Minorities are common at Modern Beauty Academy. A very high share of students at the school are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"At Modern Beauty Academy our mission and objective is to provide the student with the education necessary to pass the licensing exam, to be an asset to the profession of Cosmetology and to become a responsible member of the community. We place emphasis on how to be successful in whatever area of Cosmetology the student selects and how to create the life style that the student desires. This means hard work, dedication and practice on the part of the student and the staff. The degree of the studentÆs success will depend on the effort expended by both during the entire course of training. In order to achieve this objective the Academy does the following: 1. Maintains a highly skilled and qualified teaching staff. 2. Provides the student with a comprehensive curriculum in the basics of Cosmetology, Manicuring, Teacher Training and related subjects, with emphasis on salon techniques. 3. Teaches the value of professionalism including high standards of workmanship and personal conduct which will enable the student to acquire employment and be an asset in both their chosen field and community. 4. Conducts its business in an ethical and educational atmosphere that is a credit to the Cosmetology industry."

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Contacting Modern Beauty Academy

Modern Beauty Academy
699 South C St
Oxnard , CA 93030
General Phone: (805) 483-4994

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Modern Beauty Academy Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology32cosmetology

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years321

Modern Beauty Academy Student Body

In 2007-2008, Modern Beauty Academy had a total enrollment of 62 students (94 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 11%
Black 6%
Hispanic 83%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 34%
20-21 29%
22-24 24%
25-29 3%
30-34 8%
35-39 2%

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

New Jersey2%

Modern Beauty Academy Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 82 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 74%

Modern Beauty Academy Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Modern Beauty Academy Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Modern Beauty Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 720400)

Modern Beauty Academy Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

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Modern Beauty Academy Highlights

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What Sets Modern Beauty Academy Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%Modern Beauty Academy Female % of student body
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%Modern Beauty Academy Minority % of student body

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