Students interested in a career in cosmetology and beauty can pursue an education through Strand College of Hair Design, which is located in a metropolitan area of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences has accredited the cosmetology education provided by Strand College of Hair Design for over 17 years. The main program taught by Strand College of Hair Design is in cosmetology, which trains individuals with the skills and abilities necessary to obtain licensure and seek out long term employment after graduation. In addition to cosmetology, this school also has a cosmetology instructor training program for professionals who want to become educators, an esthetics program, for individuals who wish to focus on skin treatments and care, and a nail technology program, which provides training in nail care.
In 2010-2011 about 34 students completed programs at Strand College of Hair Design, with a graduation rate of around 58%. This school reported individuals had a federal loan default rate of approximately 13% in 2009.
Strand College of Hair Design provides student services in the form of job placement opportunities for individuals looking for work and cosmetology career guidance & assistance to help students. Local and state licensing procedures may differ, and as such it is suggested students lookup obtaining a license in cosmetology. Students can learn more about Strand College of Hair Design, including licensure preparation, by visiting strandcollege.com.
The list below shows all the programs that may be offered at Strand College of Hair Design. 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 (843) 467-2397.
Cosmetology (1,500 Hours)
The cosmetology program takes about thirteen months for most students to complete.
- Estimated tuition and fees: $17,000*
- 37 students completed the cosmetology program last year
- Takes about 13 months to complete
Learn more about cosmetology programs through our cosmetology schools profile page, which also includes career information.
Esthetician (600 Hours)
The esthetician program offered usually takes about seven months to complete and may satisfy education requirements for licensing.
- Estimated tuition and fees: $7,000*
- 6 students completed the esthetician program last year
- Takes about 7 months to complete
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Cosmetology, Barber and Nail Instructor (750 Hours)
Cosmetology, barber and nail instructor program takes usually nine months to complete. Students who complete this program may be eligible to pursue licensing.
- Estimated tuition and fees: $7,000*
- The length of the cosmetology, barber and nail instructor program is usually 9 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 overall cost students will pay at this school is approximately - after scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are taken into consideration. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There may be an application fee required, please check with Strand College of Hair Design for more information. The figures listed are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
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 Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||74%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||63%||$3,292|
|Receiving Student Loans||61%||$5,393|