The Salon Professional Academy - Altoona: Ranking & Review

United States

The Salon Professional Academy - Altoona Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)69168

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

The Salon Professional Academy - Altoona has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

The Salon Professional Academy - Altoona Tuition

The Salon Professional Academy - Altoona does not provide on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Personal and Culinary Services4848
Grand Total4848

A total of 48 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at The Salon Professional Academy - Altoona.

Cip Title of the Largest Program - Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General.
The total length of the largest program - 1250 hours.
Total length of the program in weeks, as completed by a student attending full-time - 36.

Graduation rate81%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%
  • Part-time retention rate - 90%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementThe Salon Professional Academy's goal is to graduate highly trained professionals who are prepared for the 21st century salons and spas. As a member of The Salon Professional Academy Franchise, we are dedicated to keeping our educational quality at the highest level in the cosmetology arts and sciences. Systems and programs are continually updated to stay abreast with our changing industry and to accelerate our student's success. In addition, we prepare our students to pass the state board licensing exam.
Academic CalendarContinuous
Total FTE staff10
Instructional FTE4
Sector of institutionPrivate for-profit, less-than 2-year
Control of institutionPrivate for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationNot applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)

Location and Contacts

Address415 D Orchard Avenue
Altoona, Pennsylvania, 16601-2419
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Small
City population46,000