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Westchester School Of Beauty Culture

Overview of Westchester School Of Beauty Culture

Students attend Westchester School of Beauty Culture in Mount Vernon, NY, a large suburb. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Westchester School of Beauty Culture degrees go up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

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

Westchester School of Beauty Culture Selectivity

Westchester School of Beauty Culture is selective and does not offer open admission.

Student Body

There are 90 students at the school (as of 2007-2008).

Student Life

A lot of students at Westchester School of Beauty Culture attend part-time.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"It is the goal of Westchester School of Beauty Culture to prepare our students for successful careers in the beauty industry. Our curriculum is designed to fulfill course requirements as well as provide proper training and expertise needed to become licensed, employable individuals in their chosen specialty."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Westchester School of Beauty Culture

Westchester School of Beauty Culture
Six Gramatan Ave
Mount Vernon , NY 10550-2295
General Phone: (914) 699-2344

Westchester School of Beauty Culture Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology44cosmetology, personal grooming

Number of programs and degrees for Westchester School of Beauty Culture in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years441
Award of less than 1 academic year01

Westchester School of Beauty Culture Student Body

In 2007-2008, Westchester School of Beauty Culture had a total enrollment of 90 students (77 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 9%
Women 91%
Full-Time 36%
Part-Time 64%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 29%
(Foreign Students) 71%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 23%
20-21 12%
22-24 13%
25-29 13%
30-34 19%
35-39 9%
40-49 8%
50-64 1%

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

ResidencePercent
New York100%

Westchester School of Beauty Culture Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 87 %
Part-Time 91 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 62%

Westchester School of Beauty Culture Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Mount Vernon, New York for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New York Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Westchester School of Beauty Culture Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total261142%11100%
Men3133%1100%
Women231043%10100%

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Westchester School of Beauty Culture Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Westchester School of Beauty Culture participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1192100)

Westchester School of Beauty Culture Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Westchester School of Beauty Culture Highlights

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What Sets Westchester School of Beauty Culture Apart:

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% of accepted students who choose to enroll
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% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
(vs. all colleges)
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% of freshmen enrolled part-time
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%Westchester School of Beauty Culture % of freshmen enrolled part-time
Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Westchester School of Beauty Culture Female % of student body
Minority % of student body
(colleges not offering open-admission)
Top 16%Westchester School of Beauty Culture Minority % of student body

Notable:
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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