Vanguard College of Cosmetology - Baton Rouge is a school that offers education and training in the cosmetology industry for residents of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. This school's cosmetology program is constructed to train students for gainful employment upon completion, providing all the skills necessary to prepare students for licensure and entry into the beauty industry. In addition to cosmetology, this school also offers a cosmetology instructor training program for students who want to become a cosmetology instructor.
Vanguard College of Cosmetology - Baton Rouge enrolls around 120 students yearly, providing a great atmosphere for learning, with students completing the programs with a graduate rate of about 77%. The student loan default rate last reported, which covers years 2007-2009, averaged around 24% for individuals taking loans to help pay the tuition for this school.
Vanguard College of Cosmetology - Baton Rouge offers student services including career counseling for students entering a career in cosmetology and help with finding job options for students. Students must look up local and state licensing regulations to ensure programs meet current standards. For additional information regarding licensure preparation, interested individuals may visit the school's website.
The list below shows all the programs that may be offered at Vanguard College of Cosmetology – Baton Rouge. 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 (225) 769-5053.
Cosmetology (1,500 Hours)
The cosmetology program takes about eleven months for most students to complete.
- Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $18,000*
- The estimated cost of supplies that may be required is $3,100*
- 43 students completed this program in the previous reported year
- The length of the cosmetology program is usually 11 months
Learn more about cosmetology programs through our cosmetology schools profile page, which includes lists on other schools offering this program.
Cosmetology, Barber and Nail Instructor
The cosmetology, barber and nail instructor programs listed below are broken down by the number of contact hours offered.
500 Contact Hours
- Estimated tuition and fees: $2,000 per year*
- Cost of required supplies: $600*
- Takes about 3 months to complete
*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 accurate and detailed cost of attendance visit the net price calculator. Students wishing to apply to Vanguard College of Cosmetology – Baton Rouge must pay an application fee of $50. The financial details shown on this page are an approximation. The actual costs may differ, please contact Vanguard College of Cosmetology – Baton Rouge for more information.
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||89%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||71%||$3,553|
|Receiving Student Loans||89%||$8,187|
Other Cosmetology Schools Nearby
The list of nearby cosmetology schools below offer beauty and cosmetology programs similar to Vanguard College of Cosmetology – Baton Rouge. Click the links below to get a detailed profile for each school.
- Aveda Institute - Baton Rouge in Baton Rouge, LA (3 miles away)
- D - Jays School of Beauty Arts and Sciences in Baton Rouge, LA (4 miles away)
- Denham Springs Beauty School in Denham Springs, LA (10 miles away)