Shear Excellence Hair Academy

3649 W. Waters Avenue, Tampa, FL

Shear Excellence Hair Academy is located in Tampa, FL, and is a career institution that focuses on cosmetology training. Shear Excellence Hair Academy has been accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences since 2007. The school offers a comprehensive cosmetology program that provides the skills and education required to obtain licensure and long term employment upon completion. In addition, Shear Excellence Hair Academy also has a hair styling program for individuals who wish to receive a more in depth education in the management and styling of hair and a nail technology program for individuals who wish to pursue nail artistry.

In 2010-2011 about forty-two students graduated from this school, with about 56% of those who start the program continue on to complete it. Shear Excellence Hair Academy reported students had a federal loan default rate of approximately 6.6% in 2009.

Shear Excellence Hair Academy offers services for students such as flexible courses for working or busy students, help with finding job opportunities for students, and career assistance for students starting their a career in cosmetology. City and state licensing procedures may differ, and as such it is suggested students research getting a license in cosmetology. Get all the information by visiting the school's official website, where you can learn about program details, tuition, and disclosures.

Programs Offered

Below is a listing of the programs that may be offered at Shear Excellence Hair 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 (813) 933-2468.

The barber program takes about ten months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $13,000*
  • The estimated cost of supplies that may be required is $1,100*
  • 42 students completed this program in the previous reported year
  • The length of the barber program is usually 10 months

The cosmetology program takes about ten months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $13,000*
  • Cost of required supplies: $1,100*
  • 29 students completed the cosmetology program last year
  • Takes about 10 months to complete

Learn more and see other schools listed by going to our cosmetology schools information page.

program takes approximately three months to complete. Students that complete this program may be eligible to pursue licensing.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $2,000*
  • The estimated cost of supplies that may be required is $600*
  • The length of the program is usually 3 months

*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.

**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

Alternate Tuition Plan Options Available

  • Some programs may have tuition rates that will remain the same as the first year for up to five years.

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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid98%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships71%$4,554
Receiving Student Loans95%$6,866

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