Texas Barber Colleges And Hairstyling Schools

Overview of Texas Barber Colleges And Hairstyling Schools

Texas Barber College is in a large city, in Houston, TX. The school is classified as a private, for-profit college. Students at Texas Barber College earn degrees up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at the school include beauty and cosmetology.

Texas Barber College Selectivity

All qualified applicants are admitted as Texas Barber College offers open admission.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 772 students (689 full-time equivalent). A larger than average share of the students at Texas Barber College are minorities. The student body at the school is overwhelmingly male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Texas Barber Colleges and Hairstyling SchoolsÆ mission is: -To prepare students for examination by the State Board of Barber Examiners or the Texas Cosmetology Commission. This examination determines their fitness to receive a license to practice in the state. -To provide a complete educational and training program which includes all services that may be requested by the clientele of professional barber shops and salons. -To provide an educational and training program designed to attain occupational competency, which will lead to gainful employment. -To provide an early introduction to the fundamentals of the studentsÆ chosen field. This will enhance the opportunity for occupational competency. -To provide practical experience whenever possible through cooperative programs with business, industry and government, so students will have maximum advantages of a viable learning experience."

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Contacting Texas Barber College

Texas Barber Colleges and Hairstyling Schools
9275 Richmond Ave #180
Houston , TX 77063
General Phone: (713) 953-0262

Texas Barber College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology293cosmetology, barber, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor

Number of programs and degrees for Texas Barber College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years2803
Award of less than 1 academic year133

Texas Barber College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Texas Barber College had a total enrollment of 772 students (689 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 11%
20-21 15%
22-24 19%
25-29 25%
30-34 18%
35-39 6%
40-49 4%
50-64 1%

Texas Barber College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 59 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 57%

Texas Barber College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Texas Barber College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Texas Barber College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2568100)

Texas Barber College Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Texas Barber College Highlights

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What Sets Texas Barber College Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Number of students
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Minority % of student body
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Top 7%Texas Barber College Minority % of student body
Male % of student body
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Top 8%Texas Barber College Male % of student body
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Texas Barber College Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 14%Texas Barber College Number of degree programs

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