ABC School of Cosmetology and Nail Technology

9213 South Illinois Route 31
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156

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Main telephone 847.458.6500
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Contact person name Cindy Heidemann
Contact person title Owner/Administrator/Master Instructor
Contact person e-mail Email
Contact person phone 847.337.3144
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Public or private Private
Type of school Cosmetology, Barbering, Esthetics, Nail Technology
Instructor Programs, and Continuing Education Programs
Degrees offered Certificate
School accreditation Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
Veterans Administration
Dept of Human Services IL
Specialized accreditation INTA (Intnl. Nail Technicians Association)
Cosmetology IL
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act eligible training provider DHS - Workforce
Setting Suburban (within commuting distance of a large city)
Closest major metropolitan area Chicago, Schaumburg, Hoffman Estates, and Crystal Lake
Population of city the school is in 23,152
Distance from campus to city center 10 Minutes
Public transportation to campus PACE Bus Metra
Student parking on campus Free Parking
Campus size 9500 Sq Ft
County McHenry
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School visit availability M 9 am - 1 pm
T, W, Th 9am - 1 pm & 4 pm-9 pm
Sat 9 am - 1 pm
Contact to set up school visit Cindy Heidemann 847.337.3144
Cindy Werba 847.721-6424
Additional information Email
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Costs (for proprietary schools) Nail Technology Program
Tuition: 350 Hours: $4,000 Tuition (includes books, basic kit, and labdue.

Cosmetology 1500 Hours: Tuition $20,000. includes books, basic Kit

Barbering 1500 Hr Program: Tuition $20,000 (includes books, basic (includes books, basic kit, and lab fees)

500 hr Barber Add-On. $5000

Esthetics Program: 750 Hours: Tuition $12,000 (Includes books and basic kit)

Barber Program
Tuition $18,000 (includes books, basic kit, and lab fees)

Continuing Education (CEU) Programs offered online and in-house
Tuition refund policy State of Illinois contractual rules
Installment plan (you can pay tuition in several payments over the course of the term) Yes
Pre-payment plan (if you pay your entire tuition when you enroll, you don't have to pay higher prices if tuition increases) Yes
Other tuition payment plan information Non-interest baring payment plans available for qualifying individuals.
Senior citizens Yes
Veterans Yes
Other tuition waiver information Contact ABC Administrator
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Financial aid contact person Cindy Heidemann
Financial aid contact title Administrator
Financial aid contact e-mail Email
Financial aid phone 847.337.3144
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Scholarship list website Contact Administrator 847.337.3144
Other proprietary school aid information Geraldine Youman Scholarship Program
Percentage of students who took out loans to pay for school 98%
Average student loan debt for last graduating class $0
Institution loans (from the school) Yes
Other loan program information TCF Programs Available for qualifying applicants
Need-based scholarships and grants
Federal Pell Grants Yes
Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Yes
Privately-sponsored scholarships and grants Yes
State-sponsored scholarships and grants Yes
Veteran's benefits
Veteran's benefits, such as the GI Bill, are honored Yes
Other financial aid program information TCF Financial Programs for qualifying applucants
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Admissions contact person CINDY HEIDEMANN
Admissions contact title ADMINISTRATOR
Admissions contact e-mail Email
Admissions phone (local) 847.337.3144
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Number of male applicants 3
Number of male applicants accepted 3
Number of female applicants 79
Number of female applicants accepted 79
Total number of applicants 82
Total number of applicants accepted 82
High school education High school diploma required and GED accepted.
Other education requirements for admission Must be min 16 years of age
Submit these items:
Application Required for all students
Interview Required for all students
Other application requirements information Tour
Admissions contact person #2 CINDY WERBA
Admissions contact title #2 ADMINISTRATOR
Admissions contact e-mail #2 Email
Admissions contact person #3 CINDY HEIDEMANN
Admissions contact title #3 ADMINISTRATOR
Admissions contact e-mail #3 Email
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Pre-certification training Yes
Pre-licensing training Yes
Certificate or diploma Yes
Evenings Yes
On-line/distance learning Yes
Part time Yes
Short-term courses Yes
Summer school Yes
Weekends Yes
Other attendance options Flex scheduling for qualifying individuals
Online registration for classes Yes
Other computing info Testing
Conference/Workshop Yes
Video tape Yes
Information about other special programs We follow the State Licensing Milady Program
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Housing contact person CINDY HEIDEMAN
Housing contact title ADMIINISTRATOR
Housing contact e-mail Email
Housing phone 847.337.3144
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Academic advising Yes
Reading and study skills courses Yes
Remedial education courses Yes
Tutoring Yes
Basic job skills Yes
Other services other Bilingual (Spanish) Program
Special Needs Placement
Disabilities contact person Cindy Heidemann
Disabilities contact title Administrator
Disabilities contact e-mail Email
Disabilities contact phone 847.337.3144
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Number of students with a disability served in a recent year 12
Designated parking Yes
Learning aids Yes
Services for students with learning disabilities Yes
Disabilities services other IEP adaptations for classes and boards
Veterans Yes
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Career contact person Career Services
Career contact e-mail address Email
Career contact phone 847.458.6500
Had a full-time job offer within six months of graduation 98%
Was counseled by the career services office 98%
Alumni networking and mentoring Yes
Career counseling Yes
Job fairs Yes
Job interview preparation Yes
On campus recruitment by employers Yes
Placement assistance Yes
Résumé preparation assistance Yes
Résumé referral to employers Yes
Other career services Internships for qualifying individuals
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security. If you have questions or concerns about the information displaying please contact Illinois Career Information System.