Carsten Institute of Cosmetology: Review & Facts

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Carsten Institute of Cosmetology is a private for-profit school with 55 students enrolled. This school was established in 1984 and is one of the 13 colleges located in Tempe, Arizona.

Academic Offerings

Several-month certificate and 1-year certificate are available at Carsten Institute of Cosmetology.

Carsten Institute of Cosmetology implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers 4 majors. The most popular concentration is Cosmetology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.

Student Retention
It is important 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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Carsten Institute of Cosmetology student retention rate is low at 53% (way below Arizona average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
The graduation rate at Carsten Institute of Cosmetology is low - 34%. About 13% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Carsten Institute of Cosmetology is good -- 10:1.

Admissions Information

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Carsten Institute of Cosmetology is $100.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Carsten Institute of Cosmetology and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (480) 491-0449.

Opportunities and Services

This school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Carsten Institute of Cosmetology.

Based on the college crime numbers, Carsten Institute of Cosmetology seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Carsten Institute of Cosmetology Location and Maps

Post Address: Carsten Institute of Cosmetology, 3345 S Rural Rd, Tempe, Arizona 85282, USA
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