General Information About Brio Academy of Cosmetology-Meriden
The Brio Academy teaches a comprehensive course of Hairdressing and Cosmetology approved by the State of Connecticut and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. This course includes, but is not limited to the following: Facial Massage Bleaching Hair Coloring Haircutting Hairstyling Physiology Salesmanship Shampooing Nuts & Bolts Professional Business Training Manicuring Scalp Treatment Finger Waving Permanent Waving Cosmetic Chemistry Anatomy Sanitation Hygiene Student Requirements: 17 years of age and GED/High School Diploma are required for completion. State of Connecticut: Upon successful completion of this course and after passing a State Board Exam, you will be qualified as a new Licensed Hairdresser/Cosmetologist/Barber in the state of Connecticut. Commonwealth of Massachusetts: Upon successful completion a course in Cosmetology, Esthetics or Nail Technology, pass the written and practical state exam, you will be qualified for a license in your course of study.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 85%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 186 Native American 1 Asian 6 African American 27 Hispanic 52 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 26 Enrolled FullTime Graduates