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July 2014 Update

*PAPSA Revenue
*Disappointing State Budget
*Corinthian
*Early Childhood Programs
*HB 2225 Cosmetology Passes the House
*Using the term "college"

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Find A Career School That's Right For You!

Star Career Academy


2371 Welsh Road
Philadelphia, PA, 19114
Phone(s): 215-969-5877
Fax(s): 215-969-8764
Email(s): jkavekaj@careeracademyny.edu
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SCHOOL PRESIDENT: Jamie Kavelak

ADMISSIONS INFORMATION

Director: Eileen Dorin
Application Fee: No
Matriculation/Registration Deposit: No
Interview/Visit Required: No
Tests Required: Yes
High School Diploma/GED: Yes

GENERAL INFORMATION

# of Students: 485 full-time , 233 part-time
# of Faculty: 25 full-time , 10 part-time
Student/Faculty Ratio: 24 to 1
Transfer Credit: No
Accreditation/Approvals: PA State Board of Cosmetology, ACCSC, VA, OVR Housing: 100% commute
Courses Offered: Weekdays and weekday evenings

FINANCIAL AID/PLACEMENT

Aid Available to Qualified Students: Yes
% Full-time Financial Assistance: 99%
% Part-time Financial Assistance: 99%
Job Placement % Most Recent Year: 73%

FEATURES OF THE SCHOOL

The Philadelphia campus is located on the corner of Welsh and the Boulevard in the northeast. The school offers programs in Allied Health, Culinary, Cosmetology and EMS.

PROGRAMS

Title Length Type of Degree Tuition
Cosmetology
10 mos
Diploma
Professional Cooking
8 mos/38 credits
Diploma
Hotel & Restaurant Management
9 mos
Diploma
Commercial Cooking
6 mos/21 credits
Diploma
Paramedic
12 mos/54 credits
Diploma
Professional Pastry & Baking
5 mos/21 credits
Diploma
Surgical Technology
10 mos/43 credits
Diploma
Dialysis Technician
10 mos/42.50 credits
Diploma
Insurance & Health Information Technology
7 mos/31 credits
Diploma
Cardiology Technician
7 mos/30.50 credits
Diploma
Medical Assistant
9 mos/40 credits
Diploma

Contact school for most recent program and tuition information. All information current as of August 24, 2011.

For gainful employment disclosure information, click on the link to the school's website.
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