The Hair Academy

The Hair Academy

2101 East Broadway Avenue, Bismarck, North Dakota 58501


  • College Type: 2-year, Private for-profit
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Total Student Population: 71
  • Student-Faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
  • Graduation Rate: 83%
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The Hair Academy is a premier beauty school located in Bismarck, North Dakota. Established in 2004, the academy has been providing quality education in cosmetology and esthetics to students from across the state and beyond.

With a mission to empower students with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in the beauty industry, the academy has earned a reputation as a top-rated beauty school.

At The Hair Academy, students receive hands-on training from experienced instructors who are passionate about the beauty industry.

Students learn through a combination of classroom instruction and practical experience, working on real clients in the academy’s fully equipped salon.

The academy offers both full-time and part-time programs in cosmetology and esthetics, with flexible scheduling options to fit the needs of busy students.

The cosmetology program is a 1800-hour course that covers all aspects of hair, skin, and nail care, including cutting, coloring, and styling techniques, as well as salon management and business skills.

The esthetics program is a 750-hour course that focuses on skincare, makeup application, hair removal, and other spa services. Both programs are designed to prepare students for the state licensing exam and a successful career in the beauty industry.

The Hair Academy also offers continuing education courses for licensed cosmetologists and estheticians. These courses cover a wide range of topics, from advanced cutting and coloring techniques to business management and marketing strategies.

The academy also hosts regular events and workshops featuring industry experts, providing students and professionals with opportunities to network and learn from each other.

The Hair Academy is committed to providing its students with the resources and support they need to succeed. The academy’s staff and instructors are dedicated to helping each student reach their full potential, providing individualized attention and guidance throughout their education. The academy also offers career placement services to help graduates find job opportunities in the beauty industry.

The Hair Academy is a top-rated beauty school that provides students with a comprehensive education in cosmetology and esthetics. With its experienced instructors, flexible scheduling options, and commitment to student success, the academy is an excellent choice for anyone looking to start or advance their career in the beauty industry.

Student Enrollment

Total enrollment:71
Undergraduate enrollment:71
Percent of Undergraduate enrollment
   by gender
   by race/ethnicity
      American Indian or Alaskan Native:7.0%
      Black or African American:5.6%
      Race/ethnicity unknown:5.6%

Certificate Offered

  • Two but less than 4 years certificate

Programs Offered

  • Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services 


 Program prices for full-time students2021-222020-212019-20
    Tuition & fees$11,720 $11,720 $10,920 
    Books and supplies$1,599 $1,599 $1,499 
      Room and board$12,938 $12,938 $13,129 
      Other expenses$6,188 $6,188 $6,806 
    Off-campus with family
      Other expenses$5,963 $5,963 $6,424

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