Paul Mitchell The School Rhode Island

Overview of Paul Mitchell The School Rhode Island

The campus of Paul Mitchell is in Cranston, RI, which is a small city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Paul Mitchell include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in beauty and cosmetology.

Paul Mitchell Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes Paul Mitchell an attractive choice for many applicants.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 320 students enrolled (310 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at Paul Mitchell are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our school's mission is to provide a quality educational system to prepare students to pass the state board examination and to gain employment within the field of Cosmetology. We are passionately committed to provide a solid educational foundation to empower our team in the pursuit of excellence and we strongly believe that when people come first, success will follow."

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Paul Mitchell the School-Rhode Island
379 Atwood Ave
Cranston , RI 02920

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Paul Mitchell Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology157cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist

Number of programs and degrees for Paul Mitchell in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1221
Award of less than 1 academic year352

Paul Mitchell Student Body

In 2007-2008, Paul Mitchell had a total enrollment of 320 students (310 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 96%
Black 2%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
Unknown 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 46%
20-21 22%
22-24 14%
25-29 7%
30-34 3%
35-39 2%
40-49 3%
50-64 0%
65+ 0%

Paul Mitchell Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 89 %
Part-Time 72 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 81%

Paul Mitchell Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Paul Mitchell Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Paul Mitchell participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2531802)

Paul Mitchell Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Paul Mitchell Highlights

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What Sets Paul Mitchell Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
(vs. all colleges)
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%Paul Mitchell Female % of student body
Number of students
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 16%Paul Mitchell Number of students
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 18%Paul Mitchell Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

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checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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