Charleston Cosmetology Institute
Charleston, SC 29420

Overview

Type Less than 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Differs by program
Total enrollment 122
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 10:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
No
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
No
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Charleston Cosmetology Institute has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

$100
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Charleston Cosmetology Institute calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $17,500 (17% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical private vocational/career school)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

$16,531
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $15,386
$17,500
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $14,961
$17,500
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $14,961
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 83% of Charleston Cosmetology Institute's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 60% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,109 (which is 2.6% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Charleston Cosmetology Institute in 2016-2017, was 65, which is 79% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,394 (which is 35.4% below the national average.)

$4,109
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,217
$4,394
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,802
83%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 84%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Charleston Cosmetology Institute has enrolled a total of 122 students (100 students full-time and 22 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 2% men and 98% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

122
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 59%

White: 36%

Hispanic: 2%

Asian: 2%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Charleston Cosmetology Institute.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Personal And Culinary Services 82% 148

Graduation & Dropout Rates

88%
Graduation rate
national average: 70%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Charleston Cosmetology Institute full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

9%
Still enrolled
--
Dropout rate
3%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$17,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $20,834

The typical median income of Charleston Cosmetology Institute graduates 6 years after enrollment is $17,300. Last year, out of the total 166 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 133 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 161 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 121 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $17,300 $19,900
Employment Rate 80% 75%
Total Graduates 166 161

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby less than 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Charleston Cosmetology Institute.

Cosmetic Arts Institute
30.6 mile away
Barber Tech Academy
58.6 mile away
Sumter Beauty College
72.3 mile away