Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc

  • Bucks County School of Beauty Culture (BCSBC) provides state-of-the-art education and training in a highly specialized field to students who meet its admissions requirements. Without regard to sex, race, age, religion or socio-economic status, the school offers the benefits of its instructional programs to those willing to attempt its rigorous curriculum. BCSBC takes an interest in the whole person and makes every effort to ensure that capable students can attend and progress. The Bucks County School of Beauty Culture offers an Associate Degree The school offers a comprehensive program, educating its students to work as Hairdressers, Estheticians, Nail Technicians, and Electrologists. These programs require an understanding of both the "art" and the "science" of beauty culture, and demand a highly qualified faculty with broad knowledge and experience. BCSBC aggressively recruits instructional personnel who can meet its high standards. The desire for faculty of the highest quality is in keeping with the school's philosophy of striving for excellence in the level of its graduates. The BCSBC instructional mission centers on teaching both the theory and practice of beauty culture. Styles continually change, and graduates will have to adapt to new technology and fashion trends. The school trains its students so they can "grow into" new approaches smoothly, by providing a solid foundation in the scientific principles which underlie the techniques taught in the program.

School Highlights

Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc serves 77 students (82% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.

Top Rankings

Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationNot applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 years (below associate)At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate not-for-profit
Total Faculty6 staff56 staff
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Number of Programs Offered416

Student Body

The student population of Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc has declined by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment77 students477 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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# Full-Time Students63 students331 students
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# Part-Time Students14 students146 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
4%
3%
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% Hispanic
5%
11%
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% Black
13%
15%
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% White
76%
56%
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% Unknown races
1%
11%
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Diversity Score0.400.64
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College Completion Rate
86%
56%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,400$34,900
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid61%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$7,804$12,495
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Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2007)$3,161$3,313
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc is Orleans Technical College (5.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Orleans Technical College
    Private not-for-profit
    292 students | 5.20 Mi2770 Red Lion Road
    Philadelphia, PA 19114
    (215) 728-4700
    5.20292
  • 7,480 students | 5.50 Mi275 Swamp Rd
    Newtown, PA 18940
    (215) 968-8000
    5.507,480
  • Manor College
    Private not-for-profit
    746 students | 7.20 Mi700 Fox Chase Rd
    Jenkintown, PA 19046
    (215) 885-2360
    7.20746
  • 347 students | 8.00 Mi9191 Torresdale Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19136
    (215) 335-0800
    8.00347
  • Pennco Tech-Bristol
    Private for-profit
    454 students | 8.70 Mi3815 Otter St
    Bristol, PA 19007
    (215) 785-0111
    8.70454
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