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* 1. Committee Member Name

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* 2. Industry Position

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* 3. Mission Statement
Hays Academy of Hair Design strives to provide a progressive post-secondary education
that will prepare students for a career in the salon and spa profession, while enhancing
maximum personal potential.

Is the mission current, effective, and relevant to current industry trends?

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The school has established the educational objectives listed below, as applicable for each course offered. At this time the following courses are offered:
Cosmetology – 1500 Clock Hours
Nail Technology – 350 Clock Hours

Upon completion of the course requirements, the determined graduate will be able to:
• Project a positive attitude and a sense of personal integrity and self confidence.

• Practice proper grooming, poise, and effective communication skills.

• Understand employer/employee relationships and respect the need to deliver worthy service for value received.

• Perform the basic analytical and manipulative skills applicable to the program of study.

• Apply the theory, technical information and related matter to assure sound judgments, decisions, and procedures

Are these program objectives relevant to industry and community needs and job entry-level performance?

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* 5. Should any of the program offerings be phased out because they are not
meeting the needs of the community?

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The school has developed comprehensive curriculum for each course of study which includes requirements for study, weekly class schedules, detailed lesson plans, handouts and project sheets, visual aids and support materials. Each course of study meets the standards established by the state regulatory agency, as applicable. Educators are trained in a variety of teaching methods which are incorporated into the instruction of each course.
Those methods include:
• Discussion

• Question and Answer

• Demonstration

• Cooperative Learning

• Distance Learning

• Problem Solving

• Interactive Lecture

• Individualized Instruction

• Student Presentations

• Labs

• Student Salon Activities

• Classroom Presentations

• Field Trips

• Guest Speakers

• Projects

Are the academic and practical learning methods used effective relevant to learning styles and current education trends?

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The facility includes:
• Properly arranged and equipped classrooms for academic and practical learning.

• A contemporary student salon with stations, tables, beds, and appropriate equipment.

• Offices for admission, education, academic advisement, and study.

• A well-equipped student lounge.

• Learning resources including DVDs, CD ROMS, film, video tapes, audio tapes, reference books, technical manuals, professional periodicals, supplements to text materials, computers and media center, and inventory of supplies to enhance the educational programs.

Are these resources adequate for instructional needs as stated in the program objectives and do they meet the professional standards for safety and hygiene.

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* 8. Graduation, licensure or certification, and placement rates
Hays Academy of Hair Design currently has the following outcome rates:

Graduation: 74.51%
Placement: 82.89%
Licensure: 94.37%
(These are overall outcome rates for Hays Academy. For a detailed list of campus specific outcomes, please go to

Do you find these current rates to be satisfactory?

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* 9. Again, thank you for taking the time to read and respond to this survey. Please list your general constructive comments on our institution below if you have any. If, however, your evaluation found our institution to be operating effectively and appropriately for achievement of our mission and objectives, we would appreciate a summary of your positive observations as well. Our staff is diligent in its efforts to provide quality education within the parameters of our stated mission. Therefore, we would appreciate any positive feedback you have to share. If we can ever be of assistance to you in any manner or provide you with qualified graduates to meet your employment needs, please don’t hesitate to call on us.