Founded in the year 1979, Rob Roy Academy-New Bedford is owned by Robert Lapierre and Roy Samra. The main campus is located in Worcester, Massachusetts. Rob Roy Academy-New Bedford is accredited by National Accrediting Commission of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences. Rob Roy Academy-New Bedford has license from Massachusetts Board of Registration of Barbers. It is also member of The American Association of Cosmetology Schools, Massachusetts Association of Cosmetology Schools and Massachusetts Association of Private Career Schools. The courses are offered in the areas of hairdressers, barbers, manicurists and estheticians. All the programs are updated according to the changes in the industry. The students are trained in the latest skills and techniques of the fashion industry. Rob Roy Academy-New Bedford offers several financial assistances for the students like grants, loans, scholarships. The students can apply for Pell Grants, State Grants, and Part Time State Grants etc.
Rob Roy Academy-New Bedford offers courses in the following areas:
Cosmetology: the students work on practical assignments using mannequins in the initial days. They eventually work with the clients in the clinic under the supervision of the licensed instructors.
Manicuring: the students learn about manicures, pedicures and artificial nail techniques
The students taking admission in Rob Roy Academy-New Bedford will have to complete the admission application. The students can obtain the application form from the academy or they can also apply online. An interview will be conducted with an admission representative where the academic and career goals will be discussed. Most of the programs start from the first Monday of each month. The students will have to submit high school scores or must submit GED. The non high school students will have to take the Ability to Benefit (ATB) test. The students must be at least 16 years of age. All the students must have US citizenships.
Rob Roy Academy-New Bedford does not offer any housing options. The students will have to find their own accommodations. They will find several housing options near the campus.
Rob Roy Academy-New Bedford
1872 Acushnet Avenue
New Bedford, MA 02746
Phone number: 508-995-8711