Donna's Academy of Hair Design
Smithville, MO 64089-9042


Type Less than 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Rural
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 41
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Donna's Academy of Hair Design 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

Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Donna's Academy of Hair Design 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 $11,650 (22.1% cheaper 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.

Average Net Price
National Average = $15,386
In State Tuition
National Average = $14,961
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $14,961
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Donna's Academy of Hair Design's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 69% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $2,629 (which is 37.7% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Donna's Academy of Hair Design in 2016-2017, was 12, which is 92% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,414 (which is 5.7% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,217
Federal Loan
National Average = $6,802
Financial aid
National Average = 84%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Donna's Academy of Hair Design has enrolled a total of 41 students (41 students full-time and 0 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.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 71%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 15%

Two or more races: 7%

Black/African American: 2%

Hispanic: 2%

Asian: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Donna's Academy of Hair Design.

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 100% 102

Graduation & Dropout Rates

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 Donna's Academy of Hair Design full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
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

Median Annual Income
national average: $20,834

The typical median income of Donna's Academy of Hair Design graduates 6 years after enrollment is $19,600. Last year, out of the total 11,033 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 8,826 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 6,731 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 5,317 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $19,600 $24,400
Employment Rate 80% 79%
Total Graduates 11,033 6,731

Campus Location

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