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Largest Career Programs

The largest career programs at Bennett Career Institute is Cosmetology/Cosmetologist. Its 2022 tuition and fees are $19,050 where the average tuition & fees of the Cosmetology/Cosmetologist over all offered colleges is $15,110. The length of the program is 1500 contact hours ( or credit hours) and the average time to complete the program is 13 months.
The following table shows the 6 largest career programs with tuition, fees, and completion time for each program.
Tuition & Completion Time for 5 Largest Career Programs
ProgramTuition & FeesBooks & Supplies CostsProgram LengthAverage Completion Time Average Tuition Over Career Schools
1Cosmetology/Cosmetologist $19,050$9501500 Contact Hours13 Months $15,110
2Barbering/Barber $17,050$9501500 Contact Hours13 Months $13,215
3Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor $7,600$4001000 Contact Hours13 Months $6,374
4Salon/Beauty Salon Management/Manager $5,700$300600 Contact Hours6 Months $4,500
5Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist $9,050$950600 Contact Hours6 Months $8,734

Important Academic Statistics

Total 267 students are attending at Bennett Career Institute. There are 5 full-time faculty (instructional/teaching staffs) and 1 part-time faculty working for the school. The students to faculty ratio is 20 to 1 (5.00%). The number of non-teaching staffs is 22 (full-time) and 2 (part-time). The graduation rate at Bennett Career Institute is 58% and the retention rate is 58% at the school.
Key Academic Statistics
Student Population267
Graduation Rate58%
Number of Faculty6
Student to Faculty Ratio20 to 1

2022 Costs of Attendance

The 2022 tuition & fees at Bennett Career Institute is $19,050 . The amount is for the largest program and the tuition for other programs may differ from the average cost. It offers the alternative tuition plans.
46% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $4,713 (exclude student loans).
2022Tuition, Books & Supplies, and Living Costs
Tuition & Fees$19,050
Books & Supplies$950
Off-Campus Room & Board$13,780
Off-Campus Expenses$1,820
Average Financial Amount$4,713

Offered Degrees

Bennett Career Institute offers 5 career programs for 1 Year Certificate, 2 Years Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered program and online availability along with number of completers by certificate programs. Last year, 66 students have completed their career programs.
Offered Career Programs and Online Availability
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
1 Year Certificate208
2 Years Certificate3058
Total5066

Vocational Programs and Completers

The vocational programs at Bennett Career Institute are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Total 66 students have completed their vocational/technical programs last year.
  • 8 students have earned/completed 1 Year Certificate program.
  • 58 students have earned/completed 1-2 Years Certificate program.
1 Year Certificate1-2 Years Certificate
1 Year Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Personal And Culinary Services 8 completers
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist8
Salon/Beauty Salon Management/Manager0
Total8
1-2 Years Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Personal And Culinary Services 58 completers
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist28
Barbering/Barber18
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor12
Total58

Enrollment Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 267 students have enrolled into Bennett Career Institute. By gender, 120 male and 147 female students are attending the school.
267 Black/African American (100.00%), and 0 students with other races.
Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total267120147
American Indian/Native American000
Asian000
Black/African American267120147
Hispanic000
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White000
Two More000
Un-Known000
Non-resident Alien000

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