Prater Way College Of Beauty

Overview of Prater Way College Of Beauty

The main campus of Prater Way College of Beauty is in Reno, NV (a medium-sized city). The school is a private, for-profit school. Prater Way College of Beauty offers degrees up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The school students most commonly major in a field related to beauty and cosmetology.

Prater Way College of Beauty Selectivity

Prater Way College of Beauty admits all qualified candidates under its open-admission policy.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 165 enrolled students. Females make the bulk of the student body at Prater Way College of Beauty.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our mission is to help our students develop the required technical abilities, academic achievement and interpersonal skills to succeed in a career in Cosmetology. We are dedicated to providing a nurturing enviornment where cleanliness and safety are part of our daily focus."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Prater Way College of Beauty

Prater Way College of Beauty
4750 Longley Ln. Suite 209
Reno , NV 89502

Prater Way College of Beauty Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology88cosmetology, hair styling, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor

Number of programs and degrees for Prater Way College of Beauty in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years361
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years32
Award of less than 1 academic year492

Prater Way College of Beauty Student Body

In 2007-2008, Prater Way College of Beauty had a total enrollment of 165 students (356 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 73%
Black 2%
Hispanic 17%
Asian 4%
American Indian 4%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 26%
20-21 16%
22-24 18%
25-29 15%
30-34 12%
35-39 7%
40-49 5%
50-64 2%
65+ 1%

Prater Way College of Beauty Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 80 %
Part-Time 93 %

Prater Way College of Beauty Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Prater Way College of Beauty Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Prater Way College of Beauty participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 737100)

Prater Way College of Beauty Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Prater Way College of Beauty Highlights

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What Sets Prater Way College of Beauty Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%Prater Way College of Beauty Female % of student body

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