Students interested in a cosmetology career may obtain an education through Arkansas Beauty College, which is located in a rural area of Russellville, Arkansas. For the last 8 years this school has received its accreditation from the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges. The school offers a comprehensive cosmetology program that provides the skills and education required to get licensure and gainful employment upon graduation. In addition, this school also has a nail technology program for individuals who wish to pursue nail artistry and a cosmetology instructor training program for students who wish to teach cosmetology as a career.
In 2010-2011 close to twenty-nine students completed programs at this school, with students completing the programs with a graduate rate of around 65%. In 2009 the reported default rate of individuals taking federal student loans to help pay the tuition for this school was approximately 21%.
Arkansas Beauty College provides job placement opportunities for students looking for work. State and county licensing procedures may vary, and as such it is recommended students look into getting a license in cosmetology. Students can learn more about Arkansas Beauty College, including licensing and consumer disclosures, by visiting arkansasbeautycollegerussellville.com.
Below is a listing of the programs that may be offered at Arkansas Beauty College. Actual programs may differ from the list below, to get an official list of programs offered please visit the school's website or by phone at (501) 562-5673.
Cosmetology (1,500 Hours)
Cosmetology program takes approximately thirteen months to complete. Students that complete this program may be eligible to pursue licensing.
- Tuition estimate is $15,000*
- Cost of required supplies: $1,400*
- 11 students completed the cosmetology program last year
- Takes about 13 months to complete
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The program offered on average takes about six months to complete and may fulfill course requirements for licensing.
- Tuition estimate is $5,000*
- Cost of required supplies: $600*
- Takes about 6 months to complete
Cosmetology, Barber and Nail Instructor (600 Hours)
Cosmetology, barber and nail instructor program takes approximately six months to complete. Students that complete this program may be eligible to pursue licensing.
- Tuition estimate is $5,000*
- The estimated cost of supplies that may be required is $300*
- The length of the cosmetology, barber and nail instructor program is usually 6 months
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The net cost of this school is close to $8,600 annually, after the various types of aid, including scholarships and grants, are taken into consideration. In order to calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The school's financial aid department offers additional information regarding types of aid, how to apply and more. Students may contact the school by calling (479) 968-3075. The financial figures shown on this page provide information regarding costs and fees at Arkansas Beauty College, these numbers may change in a given year due to a variety of factors.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||75%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||71%||$4,504|
|Receiving Student Loans||64%||$4,922|