Total Image Beauty Academy is a school that offers education and training in the beauty industry for residents of Union City, New Jersey. The National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences has accredited the instruction & training provided by Total Image Beauty Academy for over five years. Total Image Beauty Academy primarily provides education and training in the area of cosmetology through professional and experienced teachers, ensuring that students who complete the program are equipped with the skills and abilities necessary to pursue licensure and gainful employment. In addition to cosmetology, Total Image Beauty Academy also offers a nail technology program, which provides education in nail artistry and care.
Over the past few years close to 300 students have attended this school.
Total Image Beauty Academy provides student services such as adaptable scheduling for students who require flexibility, job placement opportunities for graduating students in need of employment, and license or program preparation in the form of remedial education classes. Students should look up state and county licensing regulations to determine whether programs meet established standards. For additional information regarding licensure preparation, interested individuals may visit the school's website.
The list below shows all the programs that may be offered at Total Image Beauty Academy. 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 (828) 225-3993.
Cosmetology (1,200 Hours)
Cosmetology program takes usually eleven months to complete. Students who complete this program may be eligible to pursue licensing.
- Estimated tuition and fees: $13,000*
- Cost of required supplies: $1,600*
- 98 students completed the cosmetology program last year
- Takes about 11 months to complete
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The program takes about five months for most students to complete.
- Estimated tuition and fees: $3,000*
- The estimated cost of supplies that may be required is $600*
- The length of the program is usually 5 months
Cosmetology, Barber and Nail Instructor (500 Hours)
Cosmetology, barber and nail instructor program takes usually seven months to complete. Students who complete this program may be eligible to pursue licensing.
- Estimated tuition and fees: $4,000*
- Cost of required supplies: $1,000*
- Takes about 7 months to complete
*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $12,200. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance visit the net price calculator. There is also a $100 application fee for students applying to the school. Any tuition and financial aid figures listed provide an outline of costs at this school, however they may not accurately represent current costs, fees, or tuition. Please check with this school for more information.
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||88%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||88%||$4,969|
|Receiving Student Loans||88%||$5,550|
Other Cosmetology Schools Nearby
The list of nearby cosmetology schools below offer beauty and cosmetology programs similar to Total Image Beauty Academy. Click the links below to get a detailed profile for each school.
- Aveda Institute - New York in Las Vegas, NV (3 miles away)
- Hair Design Institute at Fifth Avenue - New York in Moreno Valley, CA (3 miles away)
- Robert Fiance Beauty Schools - West New York in New Brunswick, NJ (3 miles away)
- Empire Beauty School - Manhattan in Suffern, NY (3 miles away)
- Carsten Aveda Institute of New York in Layton, UT (3 miles away)
- Atelier Esthetique Institute of Esthetics in Louisville, KY (3 miles away)
- Lia Schorr Institute of Cosmetic Skin Care Training in Brooklyn, NY (4 miles away)
- Empire Beauty School - Queens in Hudson, NY (7 miles away)