West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty

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2022 Average Net Price
$8,314
After Financial Aid
2019 Default Rate
27.9%
on Student Loans
2022 Enrolled Students
83
20.5% Full-Time
2022 Graduation Rate
100%
19 Graduates

About

West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty is a higher education institution located in Kalamazoo County, MI. In 2022, the most popular 2 to 4 Year Postsecondary Certificate concentrations at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty were Barbering (13 degrees awarded).

In 2022, 24 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty. 50% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 50% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (12 degrees), 2 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (6 degrees).

Costs

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $8,314.

In 2022, 44% of undergraduate students attending West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 22% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Average Net Price

$8,314
2022 Value
24.9%
1 Year Growth

In 2022 West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $8,314. Between 2021 and 2022, the average net price of West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty grew by 24.9%.

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Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

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Financial Aid by Income Level

44%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
22%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

44% of undergraduate students at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty received financial aid through grants or loans in 2022. This represents a decline of 2.22% with respect to 2021, when 45% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty (in red) with that of other similar universities.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
27.9%
2019 Default Rate
19
Number of Defaults

In 2019 the default rate for borrower's at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty was 27.9%, which represents 19 out of the 68 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty had a total enrollment of 83 students in 2022. The full-time enrollment at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty is 17 students and the part-time enrollment is 66. This means that 20.5% of students enrolled at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty, both undergraduate and graduate, is 43.4% Black or African American, 30.1% White, 14.5% Hispanic or Latino, 8.43% Two or More Races, and 1.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Black or African American Male (35.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (23.5%) and Black or African American Female (11.8%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

20.5%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty in 2022, both undergraduate and graduate, is 83 students. The full-time enrollment at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty is 17 and the part-time enrollment is 66.

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Retention Rate over Time

67%
2022 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty was 67%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar (79%), West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. Black or African American
    36 enrolled students
  2. White
    25 enrolled students
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    12 enrolled students

The enrolled student population at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty is 43.4% Black or African American, 30.1% White, 14.5% Hispanic or Latino, 8.43% Two or More Races, and 1.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all is 35.2% White, 26.5% Hispanic or Latino, and 17.4% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2022, 0 more women than men received degrees from West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty is white (12 degrees awarded). There were 2 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (6 degrees).

The most common 2 to 4 Year Postsecondary Certificate concentration at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty is Barbering (13 degrees awarded).

In 2022,  the most specialized majors across all degree types at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Personal & Culinary Services (24 degrees awarded).

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty are Chefs & head cooks (8,521 people), Cooks (3,235 people), Morticians, undertakers, & funeral directors (2,785 people), Food service managers (2,333 people), and Firstline supervisors of food preparation & serving workers (1,142 people).

The most specialized majors at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty in 2022 are Personal & Culinary Services (24 degrees awarded) (as of 2022).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty are Chief executives & legislators, Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers, Lodging managers, Financial managers, and Management analysts

The most specialized majors at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty are Personal & Culinary Services (24 degrees awarded) (as of 2022).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty are Restaurants & Food Services (12,244 people), Funeral homes, & cemeteries & crematories (3,016 people), Traveler accommodation (1,919 people), Elementary & secondary schools (1,775 people), and Construction (1,430 people).

The most specialized majors at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty are Personal & Culinary Services (24 degrees awarded) (as of 2022).

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Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty.
Most Common (2022)
13 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common 2 to 4 year postsecondary certificate concentration at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty was Barbering with 13 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of degree-majors recipients from 2 to 4 year postsecondary certificate programs at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty according to their major.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

12
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2022
12
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2022

In 2022, 12 degrees were awarded to men at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty, which is 1 times approximately the same the number of degrees awarded to females (12).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2022, 12 degrees were awarded to men at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty in Barbering, which is 12 times more than the 1 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2022, 6 degrees were awarded to women at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty in General Cosmetology. There were no male recipients with the same degree.

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Time to Complete

80%
100% Completion Time
80%
150% Completion Time

In 2022, 80% of students graduating from West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 80% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 80% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Male
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate in 2022 at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty is Male and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all , Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (73.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    12 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    6 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    5 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty is white (12 degrees awarded). There were 2 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (6 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic (2022)
  1. White Female
    8 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino Male
    4 degrees awarded
  3. White Male
    4 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty is white female (8 degrees awarded). There were 2 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino male (4 degrees).

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Operations

Salary Expenditure

$186k
2022 Salaries
70.6%
growth from 2021

In 2022, West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty paid a median of $186k in salaries, a 70.6% growth from the previous year.

The median for similar is 668k (13.2% of overall expenditures).

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