Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia
Columbia, SC 29210

Overview

Type Less than 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 133
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
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

Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia 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

Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia 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 $17,225 (15.1% 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.

$15,648
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $15,386
$17,225
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $14,961
$17,225
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $14,961
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 95% of Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 86% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,225 (which is 23.9% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia in 2016-2017, was 20, which is 91% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $8,218 (which is 20.8% above the national average.)

$5,225
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,217
$8,218
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,802
95%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 84%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia has enrolled a total of 133 students (94 students full-time and 39 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 5% men and 95% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

133
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 48%

Black/African American: 45%

Hispanic: 5%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%

Asian: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia.

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 99% 149

Graduation & Dropout Rates

71%
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 Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
29%
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.

Earnings After College

$15,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $20,834

The typical median income of Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia graduates 6 years after enrollment is $15,300. Last year, out of the total 426 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 345 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 180 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 137 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $15,300 $14,900
Employment Rate 81% 76%
Total Graduates 426 180

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby less than 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia.

Barber Tech Academy
41.3 mile away
Sumter Beauty College
45.2 mile away
Charzanne Beauty College
58.6 mile away