Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc

1761 Bustleton Pike
Feasterville, PA 19053-7368
Tel: (215)322-0666
  • 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 84 students (81% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc is one of 4 community colleges within Bucks County, PA.
  • The nearest community college is Lincoln Technical Institute-Northeast Philadelphia (3.80 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc (PA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Pivate, for profit
Total Faculty 4 staff 23 staff
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered 5 8

Student Body

  • The student population of 84 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 84 students 500 students
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 24:1
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 68 students 345 students
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 16 students 155 students
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
-
2%
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
4%
6%
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
4%
14%
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Black (2007-2016)
% White
88%
64%
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc White (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
4%
11%
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.22 0.55
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
75%
54%
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $25,400 $34,800
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 67% 95%
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $8,389 $13,000
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2013)
Median Debt for Dropouts $3,162 $6,246
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $10,785 per year for in-state students and $14,187 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,759 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Pennsylvania community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.55, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is Community College of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.