Paul Mitchell the School-Columbia
Columbia, SC 29201-3126

Overview

Type Less than 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 230
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 15:1
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
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
No
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Paul Mitchell the School-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

Paul Mitchell the School-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 $15,400 (2.9% 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.

$11,560
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $15,386
$15,400
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $14,961
$15,400
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $14,961
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 91% of Paul Mitchell the School-Columbia's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 68% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,400 (which is 4.3% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Paul Mitchell the School-Columbia in 2016-2017, was 42, which is 89% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $9,403 (which is 38.2% above the national average.)

$4,400
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,217
$9,403
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,802
91%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 84%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Paul Mitchell the School-Columbia has enrolled a total of 230 students (174 students full-time and 56 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 10% men and 90% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

230
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 53%

Black/African American: 37%

Hispanic: 5%

Two or more races: 4%

Asian: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Paul Mitchell the School-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 100% 231

Graduation & Dropout Rates

72%
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 Paul Mitchell the School-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
26%
Dropout rate
2%
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

$24,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $20,834

The typical median income of Paul Mitchell the School-Columbia graduates 6 years after enrollment is $24,200. Last year, out of the total 802 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 674 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 654 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 504 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $24,200 $25,900
Employment Rate 84% 77%
Total Graduates 802 654

Campus Location

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