Institute of Beauty Careers: Review & Facts

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Institute of Beauty Careers is a private for-profit school with 210 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1964 and is one of the 9 colleges located in Arecibo, Puerto Rico.

Academic Offerings

At Institute of Beauty Careers you can earn your 1-year certificate.

Institute of Beauty Careers deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and has 6 majors. The most popular concentrations are Cosmetology and Barbering and Hairstyling. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings versus other schools.

Student Retention
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when 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. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Institute of Beauty Careers is fair at 70% (close to Puerto Rico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
30 : 1
The graduation rate at Institute of Beauty Careers is good: 78%.

Student to faculty ratio at Institute of Beauty Careers is a bit disappointing -- 30:1.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition charges are low - $6,000 annually.

Read the details about Institute of Beauty Careers additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Institute of Beauty Careers is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Institute of Beauty Careers and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (787) 878-2880.

Opportunities and Services

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Institute of Beauty Careers, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, 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 Institute of Beauty Careers.

Based on the college crime information, Institute of Beauty Careers seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Institute of Beauty Careers Location and Maps

Post Address: Institute of Beauty Careers, 199 Llorens Torres Ave Corner To Coll y Toste St, Arecibo, Puerto Rico 00613
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