Skip Navigation
College Navigator
College Navigator

Name of School

States (use map for more than 1 state)

use map
close
ZIP Code 
 
select

Programs/Majors

 0 Items Selected

Level of Award  help

Institution Type help

graphic
 
blank
waiting for map to load
Loading map...

IPEDS ID: 493868
OPE ID: 04283300
add to favorites
A Better U Beauty Barber Academy
5400 Phoenix Ave NE Suite 105, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110
General information:  (505) 265-4777
Website:  abu@academy.com/
Type:  < 2-year, Private for-profit
Awards offered:  One but less than two years certificate
Campus housing:  No
Admissionsabu@academy.com/
Apply Onlineabu@academy.com/
Financial Aidabu@academy.com/
Tuition Policies for Servicemembers and Veteransabu@academy.com/
Disability Servicesabu@academy.com/
Athletic Graduation Ratesabu@academy.com/
Mission Statement
  abuacademy.com
Carnegie Classification
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Special Learning Opportunities
None
Student Services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted
Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
  • Faculty data not available.
Estimated Expenses in the Largest Program for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Largest ProgramProgram LengthAverage Completion
Barbering/Barber1,200 clock hours8 months
Detailed Expenses2017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021% change 2019-2020 to 2020-2021
Tuition and fees$12,916$12,916$15,100$15,1000.0%
Books and supplies$1,455$1,455$1,440$1,4400.0%
Living arrangement
Off Campus
Room and board$6,464$6,464$6,464$6,6563.0%
Other$2,000$2,000$2,000$2,1206.0%
Off Campus with Family
Other$1,960$2,000$2,000$2,24012.0%
Total Expenses2017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021% change 2019-2020 to 2020-2021
Off Campus$22,835$22,835$25,004$25,3161.2%
Off Campus with Family$16,331$16,371$18,540$18,7801.3%
close
This calculator uses estimated student expenses data to estimate the total tuition and fees charged for the largest program at this school.
1. Select starting academic year
2. Select tuition inflation rate
 
 

% (0-100 allowed)
  • The output is only an estimate and not a guarantee of the actual amount the student may be charged; it is not binding on the Secretary, the institution of higher education, or the State; and it may change, subject to the availability of financial assistance, State appropriations, and other factors. The student must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be eligible for, and receive, an actual financial aid award that includes federal grant, loan, or work-study assistance.
  • The estimated price does not include room and board, books and supplies, &c. (where applicable) and is based on previous years' tuition and fees data. Tuition and fees may vary by program. Please contact this institution for detailed price information.
  • Estimated yearly tuition and fees may not sum to totals because of rounding.
Estimate the total tuition and fee costs over the duration of a typical program.
 Multiyear Tuition Calculator
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment planX
Other alternative tuition plan
  • Data not available.
  • Data not available.
  • Data not available.
Undergraduate application fee (2020-2021): $100
  • Admissions data not available.
  • Non-degree-granting institutions were not required to report Outcome Measures information.
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2019-2020
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgram1
to
<2
year
Certificate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
Culinary, Entertainment, and Personal Services
Barbering/Barber17
Category total17
Grand total17
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
Educational Benefits, 2018-2019
  • Data not available.
  • No varsity sports data reported for this institution.
Institutional Accreditation
AccreditorStatusNext Review Date
Council on Occupational EducationPreaccredited since (09/21/2015)12/31/2022
Council on Occupational EducationAccredited (09/01/2015 - 09/21/2015)
  • For more detailed information on accreditation for this institution, including all actions and justification for actions, visit OPE's Database of Accredited Postsecondary Institutions and Programs: ope.ed.gov/dapip/#/institution-profile/237613.
  • No campus security data reported for this institution.
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
  • This institution is not found on the current Federal loan default rates database. Cohort Default Rate (CDR) data are not included when number of borrowers entering repayment includes 10 or fewer borrowers for all 3 cohort years.