Our mission at J. Michael Harrold Beauty
Academy, Inc. is to provide the opportunity to receive a quality education in the field of Cosmetology. Our goal is to prepare our students to pass the state licensure examination. By building a foundation of knowledge as well as providing access to the newest skills, techniques and products available. We can make this goal a reality. As a result – our objective of instilling a sense of professionalism in each student will be met. Our student will be prepared to enter the field of Cosmetology as an entry level designer, colorist, or permist and will have the tools necessary to expand into other areas including research technician, salon owner/manager, product sales / demonstration, platform artist or educator.
WHEN CONSIDERING A SCHOOL
Even though all schools must meet certain state requirements for a license, they are not all the same in educational standards. To be successful in this fascinating profession, you need to learn a proven method in a school with a reputation for outstanding training. To help you select a school, here are some things to consider:
- Reputation of the school
- Instructional Staff
- Does the school function as an educational institution, or an on the job training program?
- Is the school accredited?
BENEFIT’S OF ACCREDITATION. IT’S YOUR FUTURE!
Accreditation assures parents that their young people are receiving training in a school of high integrity an ethical values.
Accreditation identifies cosmetology schools worthy of the recommendation of guidance counselors and school officials.
Accreditation assures beauty salons that graduates are better trained as stylist.
Accreditation stimulates a good cosmetology school to continue to grow and improve to become even better.
SCHOOL LICENSE & ACCREDITATION
The school is also accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences, Inc.4401 Ford Avenue, Suite 1300, Alexandria, Virginia 22302-1816, (703) 600-7600.
The U.S. Department of Education recognizes NACCAS as a national accrediting agency for post-secondary schools and programs of Career Arts and Sciences.
The program has received approval for those with GI Bill Educational Benefits.
School Code # 009515
All information on campus security for J. Michael Harrold Beauty Academy, Inc. may be found by visiting the World Wide Web at the following address:
Internet Address: http://ope.ed.gov/security/
You may obtain a paper copy of this information from Patty Harrold 2232 Wabash Avenue, Terre Haute, In. 47807. Also you will receive a paper copy during you first day of orientation.