Vanguard College Of Cosmetology

Overview of Vanguard College Of Cosmetology

Slidell, LA is home to Vanguard College of Cosmetology. Slidell is a small suburb. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Vanguard College of Cosmetology go up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

Students commonly pursue studies in beauty and cosmetology.

Vanguard College of Cosmetology Selectivity

Prospective students are drawn to the school's open admissions.

Student Body

The school has 122 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008).

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Vanguard College of Cosmetology is to be a premier cosmetology-training center with ability to provide a student, stylist, professional educator, or platform artist with the resources to succeed and prosper at any level they choose. Our unique approach to Cosmetology Education will provide you with the knowledge and artistic ability to create your own design and a specific image for your clients. Cut, color or perm individuality and expressiveness are always the keys to success. Our main concern is that you, as a participant in our institution, receive the training experience that will enable you to achieve the standard of success and level of confidence needed to become an innovator in the beauty industry."

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Contacting Vanguard College of Cosmetology

Vanguard College of Cosmetology
740 Oak Harbor Blvd
Slidell , LA 70458-0458

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Vanguard College of Cosmetology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology66cosmetology, cosmetoloty instructor

Number of programs and degrees for Vanguard College of Cosmetology in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years601
Award of less than 1 academic year61

Vanguard College of Cosmetology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Vanguard College of Cosmetology had a total enrollment of 122 students (116 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 85%
Black 12%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 3%
18-19 26%
20-21 17%
22-24 14%
25-29 20%
30-34 7%
35-39 6%
40-49 4%

Vanguard College of Cosmetology Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 71 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 61%
Transfer Out 2%

Vanguard College of Cosmetology Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Vanguard College of Cosmetology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Vanguard College of Cosmetology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2554800)

Vanguard College of Cosmetology Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Vanguard College of Cosmetology Highlights

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What Sets Vanguard College of Cosmetology Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
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Top 13%Vanguard College of Cosmetology Female % of student body
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Top 16%Vanguard College of Cosmetology Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

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