General Information About A.B.I. School of Barbering & Cosmetology of Tribeca Inc.
It is the primary purpose of the American Barber Institute (A.B.I.) to provide the highest possible quality education to men and women who are engaged in or wish to become engaged in the field of Barbering and the Cosmetology profession to prepare them for successful completion of the NY State Exam and enable them to obtain their professional license. When given the opportunity by our students, we shall endeavor to assist them in finding gainful employment within their field and to endow them with the qualifications and attitude to enable them to retain such employment and move forward in their chosen field. We endeavor to maintain our exemplary reputation with salon employers as an outstanding resource for staffing of their enterprises with quality professionals. At A.B.I. we believe that our graduates should be prepared to embark upon a lifetime career and should be able to open their own Barber Shop or Salon if they so aspire in a not so far away future.
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
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of transfer credits are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- 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
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 179 Percent Admitted 95% Men Admitted 95% Women Admitted 94% Full Time Retention Rate 51%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 187 Native American 0 Asian 3 African American 35 Hispanic 50 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 56 Enrolled FullTime Graduates