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University Of Cosmetology Arts And Sciences Harlingen

Overview of University Of Cosmetology Arts And Sciences Harlingen

University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences is located in Harlingen, TX (a small city). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences is the Certificate.

Areas of Study

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

University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences Selectivity

University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences is an open-admission school.

Student Body

The school had 122 enrolled students in 2007-2008. University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences has a large minority student population.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of the instituion is to provide an opportunity for students to achieve a quality cosmetology education who have the ability to benefit from the program. In order for the institution to achieve its stated mission, our goals and objective is to: Goal Train students to successfully pass the state licensure exam. Instill a sense of professionalism in each student and provide up-to-date training information. Provide placement services which will help ensure that our graduates have assistance in seeking entry-level placement jobs in their field of study. Objective Prepare to take and pass the state board exam in the field of cosmtology in order to be eligible for enrty level employment in the field of cosmetology. Learn to communicate effectively in order to build a clientele and provide a good working customer service relationship with the public."

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Contacting University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences

University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences
913 N 13th St
Harlingen , TX 78550-5034
General Phone: (956) 412-1212

University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology56cosmetology, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor

Number of programs and degrees for University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years531
Award of less than 1 academic year32

University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences Student Body

In 2007-2008, University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences had a total enrollment of 122 students (98 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 1%
Hispanic 98%
Asian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 21%
20-21 11%
22-24 16%
25-29 18%
30-34 9%
35-39 8%
40-49 13%
50-64 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

ResidencePercent
Texas100%

University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 78 %
Part-Time 86 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 35%

University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Harlingen, 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.

University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2285901)

University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

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University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences Highlights

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What Sets University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences Apart:

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% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences Minority % of student body
Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%University of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences Female % of student body

Notable:
checked Open admission
checked Career services
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