The Salon Professional Academy Williston

Overview of The Salon Professional Academy Williston

The Salon Professional Academy is found in Williston, VT. Williston is a rural site not far from an urban area. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Certificate at The Salon Professional Academy.

Areas of Study

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

The Salon Professional Academy Selectivity

The Salon Professional Academy accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules.

Student Body

Students numbered 102 in 2007-2008 at the school. A very high share of students at The Salon Professional Academy are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of The Salon Professional Academy is to guide the student to a strong educational belief with artistic inspiration and a scientific approach in a positive atmosphere. We prepare the stuent for a career in cosmetology, esthetics and nail tech (manicuring) that can take the student beyond basic certification. The college's objective is to produce highly trained and well prepared graduates for the top 20% salons. We are committed to excellence in cosmetology arts and sciences education. Educatoinal systems and program are updated constantly to keep the student's interest first and our educatoinal quality high. The Salon Professional Academy is a Redken 5th Avemue School. The college used Redken retail and professional products. Redken provides education for the staff and students."

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Contacting The Salon Professional Academy

The Salon Professional Academy
400 Cornerstone Drive Suite 220
Williston , VT 05495
General Phone: (802) 879-4811

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The Salon Professional Academy Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology71cosmetology, personal grooming

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years511
Award of less than 1 academic year201

The Salon Professional Academy Student Body

In 2007-2008, The Salon Professional Academy had a total enrollment of 102 students (112 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 92%
Black 1%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 2%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 36%
20-21 16%
22-24 12%
25-29 9%
30-34 11%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%

The Salon Professional Academy Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

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

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

Item Percent
Graduating 73%
Transfer Out 4%

The Salon Professional Academy Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

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

Financial Aid:
The Salon Professional Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 857500)

The Salon Professional Academy Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Arts, Other
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

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The Salon Professional Academy Highlights

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What Sets The Salon Professional Academy Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
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Top 7%The Salon Professional Academy Female % of student body

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