Cosmetic Arts Institute
Walterboro, SC 29488-4216

Overview

Type Less than 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 32
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 20:1
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
No
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Cosmetic Arts 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

Cosmetic Arts 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 $16,400 (9.6% 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.

$19,525
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $15,386
$16,400
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $14,961
$16,400
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $14,961
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 98% of Cosmetic Arts Institute's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 98% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,542 (which is 16% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Cosmetic Arts Institute in 2016-2017, was 53, which is 98% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,197 (which is 38.3% below the national average.)

$3,542
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,217
$4,197
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,802
98%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 84%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Cosmetic Arts Institute has enrolled a total of 32 students (32 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 6% men and 94% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

32
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 66%

Black/African American: 34%

Two or more races: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Asian: 0%

Hispanic: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Cosmetic Arts 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 67% 34

Graduation & Dropout Rates

56%
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 Cosmetic Arts Institute full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
44%
Dropout rate
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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.

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby less than 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Cosmetic Arts Institute.

Barber Tech Academy
43.1 mile away
Sumter Beauty College
74.3 mile away