Opelousas School Of Cosmetology

Overview of Opelousas School Of Cosmetology

The campus of Opelousas School of Cosmetology is in Opelousas, LA, which is a town not far from a more urbanized area. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Opelousas School of Cosmetology include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

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

Opelousas School of Cosmetology Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes the school an attractive choice for many applicants.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, Opelousas School of Cosmetology had 10 students enrolled (61 full-time equivalent). A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our mission is to prepare students for entry level positions in the profession of cosmetology and related fields for licensure and employment"

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Opelousas School of Cosmetology

Opelousas School of Cosmetology Inc
529 E Vine St
Opelousas , LA 70570
General Phone: (337) 942-6147

Opelousas School of Cosmetology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology13cosmetology, cosmetoloty instructor

Number of programs and degrees for Opelousas School of Cosmetology in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years121
Award of less than 1 academic year11

Opelousas School of Cosmetology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Opelousas School of Cosmetology had a total enrollment of 10 students (61 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 10%
22-24 20%
25-29 10%
30-34 30%
35-39 10%
40-49 20%

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


Opelousas School of Cosmetology Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 27 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 55%

Opelousas School of Cosmetology Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Opelousas School of Cosmetology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Opelousas School of Cosmetology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2601100)

Opelousas School of Cosmetology Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

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Opelousas School of Cosmetology Highlights

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What Sets Opelousas School of Cosmetology Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
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Top 12%Opelousas School of Cosmetology Female % of student body
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 15%Opelousas School of Cosmetology % students 40 years or older

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