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American Career College: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Largest Program Program Length Average Completion
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General 1,500 contact hours 13 months
Detailed Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $6,650 $8,150 $10,150 $12,150 19.7%
Books and supplies $650 $650 $650 $650 0.0%
Living arrangement          
Off Campus          
Room and board $6,888 $6,888 $6,888 $6,888 0.0%
Other $679 $679 $679 $679 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $5,432 $5,432 $5,432 $5,432 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Off Campus $14,867 $16,367 $18,367 $20,367 10.9%
Off Campus with Family $12,732 $14,232 $16,232 $18,232 12.3%
Next largest programs 2009-2010
Program Program Length Average Completion Tuition and fees Books and supplies
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor 1,000 contact hours 12 months $5,550 $150
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor 500 contact hours 6 months $3,700 $150
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist 350 contact hours 3 months $3,100 $300
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Alternative Tuition Plans
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Admissions

  • Admission is open to all students. Please contact the institution for detail.

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
National Accrediting Commission of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences 7/1/2002 -   Accredited