West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty
Kalamazoo, MI 49008

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Differs by program
Total enrollment 29
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 20:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
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
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
No
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty 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

West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty 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 $13,700 (27.8% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 2 year private institution)

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

$6,471
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,092
$13,700
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,962
$13,700
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,962
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 100% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,775 (which is 31% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty in 2016-2017, was 17, which is 63% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,298 (which is 29.6% below the national average.)

$5,775
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,407
$5,298
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,529
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 88%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty has enrolled a total of 29 students (4 students full-time and 25 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 14% men and 86% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

29
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 48%

Black/African American: 45%

Two or more races: 7%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Asian: 0%

Hispanic: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty.

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 98% 130

Graduation & Dropout Rates

74%
Graduation rate
national average: 61%

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 West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty 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
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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

$12,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $23,536

The typical median income of West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty graduates 6 years after enrollment is $12,300. Last year, out of the total 60 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 60 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 70 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 70 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $12,300 $13,600
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 60 70

Campus Location

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