Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo in Arecibo

Arecibo, PR

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Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo offers 21-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 20:1. 1 high safety campus. Acceptance Rate is 89%. 31% are women, and 69% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo is 5044$, that is at the level of national average. 58% of full-time Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $10,700, 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 Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo 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, Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$5,029
$30,001 - $48,000$5,129
$48,001 - $75,000$5,229
$75,001 - $110,000--

Admission considerations


  • Secondary school GPA


    Neither required nor recommended:

    • Secondary school rank
    • Secondary school record
    • Completion of college-preparatory program
    • Recommendations
    • Formal demonstration of competencies
    • Admission test scores
    • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

    Student charges

    Historical tuition and fees

    Historical books and supplies cost

    Student charges by the largest programs

    The estimated cost of the Barbering/Barber (the 2d largest program, lasting 13 months) is $8,526 per year and $102,310 in total. Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General is the third largest program at Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo, and it takes a full-time student 9 months to complete. This one will cost $5,810 per year and $69,723 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 8 months length will cost you $3,633 per year, $43,592 for the complete course.


    Percent of students with financial aid


    Types of financial aids


    85 of Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 98 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo number 125 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Puerto Rico.

    Students at Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo awarded 4 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal grant 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


    Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo graduation rate is above the national average.

    58% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo 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 indicator doesn’t take into consideration 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.

    Applying information

    Average number of admissions to one applicant

    1 : 1

    Average number of applicants to one enrolled

    2 : 1

    Admission considerations


    • Secondary school GPA


      Neither required nor recommended:

      • Secondary school rank
      • Secondary school record
      • Completion of college-preparatory program
      • Recommendations
      • Formal demonstration of competencies
      • Admission test scores
      • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

      Acceptance Rate

      The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.


      In comparison to National Average

      Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo acceptance rate is above national average.

      In comparison to state Average

      Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 72%, so acceptance rate value is above state average for 17%.


      In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $0 - $10k price range

      Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 72%, so Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo acceptance rate value is above state net price average for 17%.


      Admissions yield

      Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.



      Full time


      Part time

      Retention rate

      Full-time retention rate


      Part-time retention rate


      The Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo full-time retention rate is 81% and part-time retention rate is 100%.

      Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and keep on studying in the same program next fall semester are included in the retention rate.

      Retention rate is an important index: if it is high, it demonstrates that school offers quality curriculum, welcoming student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

      Student Body

      The student-to-faculty ratio at Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo is 20:1, that means that for every 20 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 Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo 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 Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo 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 Main Campus

      The campus located by Vista Azul Shopping Center #2 Km.80.0 address in Arecibo, Puerto Rico.


      Main Campus 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 Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo with 2.33% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Main Campus is robbery.

      Academic Programs

      Number of degree programs offered

      Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo offers 21 programs in total: 15 are for less than 1-year certificate programs and 6 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

      This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 159 universities in Puerto Rico state, with one of the highest number of less than 1-year certificate. Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo is one of the few institutions in Puerto Rico that offers a 1-year, but less than-2-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 Puerto Rico state average data to help you compare.


      Modern Hairstyling Institute-Arecibo provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

      In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 95 students with 85300 сontact hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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      Address: Vista Azul Shopping Center #2 Km.80.0


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      Calendar system: Continuous

      General Phone Number: +7877780300

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