Pennsylvania Career Colleges and Schools: 2013 Key Outcome Statistics
December 2015 Update
*Congress: ESEA, HEA, and GE
*State Budget Update
*Allied Health Workshop
*Public Relations and Policy Summit
*Save the Date: PAPSA Conference 2016
Public Relations and Policy Summit
February 5, 2016
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
South Hills School of Business and Technology, State College
Unlocking the Potential
of Generation Y
February 19, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
ITT Technical Institute, Plymouth Meeting
April 15, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
Penn Commercial Business/Technical School
PAPSA Regional Meetings
There are no regional meetings scheduled at this time.
There are no PAPSA Conferences scheduled at this time.
2015 PAPSA Awards
Please check back later for more information about the PAPSA Awards.
Altoona Beauty School, Inc.
1554 Valley View Blvd.
Altoona, PA, 16602
SCHOOL PRESIDENT: Linzi Biesinger
Director: Teresa Madigan
Date for Applications: 2 weeks prior to start date
Application Fee: Yes $50
Matriculation/Registration Deposit: No
Interview/Visit Required: Yes
Tests Required: No
High School Diploma/GED: Yes
# of Students: 30 full-time , 27 part-time
# of Faculty: 9 full-time , 3 part-time
Student/Faculty Ratio: 8 to 1
Transfer Credit: Yes
Accreditation/Approvals: NACCAS, VA, OVR, TAA Housing: 100% Commute, Housing Assistance
Courses Offered: Weekdays, Weekday evenings and Saturdays
Aid Available to Qualified Students: Pell Grants and Direct Loans, Ace Grants, OVR, VA, Parent Plus Loans
% Full-time Financial Assistance: 90%
% Part-time Financial Assistance: 80%
Job Placement % Most Recent Year: 86%
The campus is conveniently located in Central Pennsylvania. We are a Dermalogica Partner School. Our students receive hands on training direct from the Dermal Institute as well as our Instructors. Our Wella Professional School program offers students best in class training with acclaimed educators and materials. We offer our students a business training program, Nuts and Bolts, to capitalize on the technical training. ABS students work in our student salon to become ready for immediate employment after graduation. We offer lifetime job placement services to our graduates.
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