Carsten Institute of Cosmetology in Tempe

Tempe, AZ

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Carsten Institute of Cosmetology offers 10-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 13:1. 1 high safety campus. 6.5% are women, and 93.5% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Carsten Institute of Cosmetology is 12223$, that is at the level of national average. 65% of full-time Carsten Institute of Cosmetology students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $20,900, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Carsten Institute of Cosmetology is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Carsten Institute of Cosmetology students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$11,376
$30,001 - $48,000$12,222
$48,001 - $75,000$12,864
$75,001 - $110,000$16,227

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Historical books and supplies cost

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist (the 2d largest program, lasting 5 months) is $3,244 per year and $38,930 in total. Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor is the third largest program at Carsten Institute of Cosmetology, and it takes a full-time student 5 months to complete. This one will cost $2,833 per year and $34,000 for the full completion.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


40 of Carsten Institute of Cosmetology undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 43 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Carsten Institute of Cosmetology number 121 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Arizona.

Students at Carsten Institute of Cosmetology awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Salary After Attending


According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Services and programs are not available to veterans, military servicemembers, or their families

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Does not offer distance education opportunities

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Graduation Rate


Carsten Institute of Cosmetology graduation rate is above the national average.

65% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Carsten Institute of Cosmetology completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This index doesn’t consider students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare educational institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Carsten Institute of Cosmetology is 13:1, that means that for every 13 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Carsten Institute of Cosmetology the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Carsten Institute of Cosmetology and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Carsten Institute of Cosmetology

The campus located by 290 Madison Avenue 5Th Floor address in New York, New York.


Carsten Institute of Cosmetology in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Carsten Institute of Cosmetology with 3.48% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Carsten Institute of Cosmetology are aggravated assault, robbery, and burglary.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Carsten Institute of Cosmetology offers 10 programs in total: 7 are for less than 1-year certificate programs and 3 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 92 universities in Maricopa county. Carsten Institute of Cosmetology is one of the few institutions in Maricopa that offers a less than 1-year certificate program.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Arizona state average data to help you compare.


Carsten Institute of Cosmetology provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 55 students with 49729 сontact hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Address: 3345 S Rural Rd


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Differs by program

General Phone Number: +4804910449

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