Academy of Cosmetology

Address:  5117 Dorchester Rd
Charleston, South Carolina 29418-5607
Phone:  General information - (843) 552-3241
Financial aid office - (843) 552-3241
Admissions office - (843) 552-3241
Mission statement:  The Academy enrolls students who are committed to the cosmetology industry and desire a quality education. The courses of study are directed to provide a solid foundation for its graduates in the many opportunities available in the beauty industry. The ...
Type:  < 2-year, Private for-profit
Religious affiliation:  Not applicable
Federal aid:  Students cannot receive federal aid (e.g. Pell Grants).

Awards Offered

Certificates:  Less than one year certificate
One but less than two years certificate
Special learning
Credit accepted:  Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits


Largest Program
Largest ProgramProgram Length (hrs)
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General1,500
Detailed Expenses    2006-2007    2005-2006    2004-2005
   Tuition and fees$8,180$7,680$6,880
   Books and supplies$265$265$265
Off Campus
   Room and board$4,000$4,000$4,000
Off Campus with Family
Total Expenses    2006-2007    2005-2006    2004-2005
   Off Campus$12,945$12,445$11,645
   Off Campus with Family$12,945$12,445$11,645
More Programs
ProgramProgram Length (hrs)Tuition and feesBooks and supplies
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist600$4,745$250
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist600$3,605$390
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor700$2,450$150


Total population:  148
Undergrad population:  148
Undergrad ages:  45% 25 and over, 55% 24 and under
Campus setting:   Small City
Campus housing:  No

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