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University of Spa & Cosmetology Arts

2913 W White Oaks Dr, Springfield, IL

Located in Springfield, Illinois, University of Spa & Cosmetology Arts is a private institution that offers career education for potential students interested in cosmetology. University of Spa & Cosmetology Arts is accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences, having held that accreditation for the last thirty-four years. This school primarily offers classes in the area of cosmetology, ensuring that students who complete the program get the skills needed to pursue licensure and long term employment. In addition, University of Spa & Cosmetology Arts also offers a massage therapy program, for individuals that wish to get licensed as a massage therapist, an esthetics program, for individuals who want to focus on skin treatments and care, and a nail technology program, which offers training in nail care.

Enrollment at University of Spa & Cosmetology Arts is nearly 250 students annually, with students having a graduation rate of around 82%. The average default rate of student loans over the last three years that has been reported (2007-2009) was 18%.

University of Spa & Cosmetology Arts provides services for students such as job placement opportunities for individuals looking for work, flexible scheduling for those with irregular schedules, and cosmetology career pathway counseling to help students. Local and state licensing procedures may differ, and as such it is suggested students look into getting a license in cosmetology. Get even more information by visiting the school's official website, where you can see programs available, financial aid & tuition, and disclosures.

Programs Offered

The list below shows all the programs that may be offered at University of Spa & Cosmetology Arts. 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 (217) 753-8990.

The cosmetology program offered usually takes about thirteen months to complete and may satisfy education requirements for licensing.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $18,000*
  • The estimated cost of supplies that may be required is $1,000*
  • 55 students completed this program in the previous reported year
  • The length of the cosmetology program is usually 13 months

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

Barber program takes approximately thirteen months to complete. Students who complete this program may be eligible to pursue licensing.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $12,000*
  • Cost of required supplies: $1,000*
  • Takes about 13 months to complete

The esthetician program takes about six months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $9,000*
  • The estimated cost of supplies that may be required is $800*
  • 15 students completed this program in the previous reported year
  • The length of the esthetician program is usually 6 months

Read more and see other schools listed by visiting our esthetician schools page.

The program offered usually takes about three months to complete and may satisfy education requirements for licensing.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $7,000*
  • Cost of required supplies: $500*
  • Takes about 3 months to complete

The massage therapy program takes about eight months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $10,000*
  • The estimated cost of supplies that may be required is $500*
  • 9 students completed this program in the previous reported year
  • The length of the massage therapy program is usually 8 months

Learn more about massage therapy programs by taking a look at our massage therapy schools profile page, which includes lists on other schools offering this program.

The cosmetology, barber and nail instructor program takes about four months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $2,000*
  • The estimated cost of supplies that may be required is $200*
  • The length of the cosmetology, barber and nail instructor program is usually 4 months

Notes:
*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 net cost of this school is close to - annually, after the various types of aid, including scholarships and grants, are taken into consideration. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. 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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid96%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships85%$2,900
Receiving Student Loans88%$6,281

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ACCEPTANCE RATE
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FINANCIAL AID RATE
96%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
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FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$2,263