American Beauty Academy: Review & Facts

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American Beauty Academy is a private for-profit school with 780 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1982 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Wheaton, Maryland.

Academic Offerings

At American Beauty Academy you can obtain your several-month certificate or 1-year certificate.

American Beauty Academy implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and has 4 majors. The most popular concentrations are Cosmetology, Barbering and Hairstyling, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.

Student Retention
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at American Beauty Academy is low at 51% (way below Maryland average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
The graduation rate at American Beauty Academy is below average: 51%. Roughly 2% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at American Beauty Academy is pretty decent - 14:1.

Admissions Information

As reported in recent data, 225 applications were submitted and 183 were accepted; so it is easy to get accepted at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at American Beauty Academy is $100.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at American Beauty Academy and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (302) 661-1102.

Opportunities and Services

Currently there is no on-campus housing at American Beauty Academy.

Based on the college crime numbers, American Beauty Academy seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

American Beauty Academy Location and Maps

Post Address: American Beauty Academy, 11006 Veirs Mill Road, Wheaton, Maryland 20902-1911, USA
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