Salon Professional Academy

Overview of Salon Professional Academy

The campus of Salon Professional Academy is in Fargo, ND, which is a small city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Salon Professional Academy include, at the school's highest level, the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

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

Salon Professional Academy Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes Salon Professional Academy an attractive choice for many applicants.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 137 students enrolled (180 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at Salon Professional Academy are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Salon Professional AcademyÆs objective is to produce highly trained, well educated graduates for the top 20% salons. We are committed to excellence in cosmetology arts and sciences education. Educational systems and programs are updated constantly to keep the studentÆs interest first and our educational quality high."

More complete details are provided below.

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Salon Professional Academy
4377 15th Ave South
Fargo , ND 58103

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Salon Professional Academy Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology86cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years601
Award of less than 1 academic year262

Salon Professional Academy Student Body

In 2007-2008, Salon Professional Academy had a total enrollment of 137 students (180 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 85%
Black 1%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 11%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 42%
20-21 26%
22-24 15%
25-29 7%
30-34 3%
35-39 2%
40-49 3%

Salon Professional Academy Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 96 %

Salon Professional Academy Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Salon Professional Academy Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Salon Professional Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 4031300)

Salon Professional Academy Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Salon Professional Academy Highlights

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What Sets Salon Professional Academy Apart:

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