General Information About Georgia Career Institute
Georgia Career Institute was established in 1975 as the Artistic Beauty College with an original mission that was clear and simple: To provide women and men the best education possible in Cosmetology. Throughout its history, the Institute has provided outstanding vocational preparation for its graduates to enter the fields of cosmetology and nail technology. In 2001 and in 2002, the educational mission was expanded to include comprehensive programs in Esthetics and Massage Therapy. Today, the Institute’s singular goal continues to be to provide men and women the appropriate skills they need to enter and succeed in the industries of beauty and wellness. Its graduates leave prepared to enter the workforce and meet the challenges that will face them with the skills proficiency that will enable them to perform at a professional level. To assist in accomplishing this mission, the faculty, the delivery methods, the support resources and the facilities are maintained and developed toward a level of excellence that sets us apart from others in the marketplace. Georgia Career Institute moves confidently into the future of vocational training by drawing from its rich tradition of nearly three decades of excellence in graduate men and women the best possible skills preparation for careers in the beauty and wellness industries.
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 73%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 1,783 Native American 3 Asian 21 African American 570 Hispanic 702 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 1,025 Enrolled FullTime Graduates