Tuition Payment Schedule

Students who choose not to apply for Federal Financial Aid can make monthly payments to satisfy their tuition balance. No monthly interest or fee is charged for the convenience. Monthly payments are due the first Tuesday of each month. Students begin monthly payment the first Tuesday of the month after their start date. Those students enrolled in the Nail Technician program pay weekly.

Cosmetology Payment Installment

Hours/Week Schedule of Attendance Payments
33.25 Tuesday-Saturday,9:00am-4:30pm 10
29/28.75 Tuesday-Saturday,9:00am-3:30pm 12
Tuesday-Friday,9:00am-5:00pm 12
24/23.75 Tuesday-Saturday,9:00am-2:30pm 15
Tuesday-Friday,9:00am-3:45pm 15
19.25 Tuesday-Thursday 6:00pm-10:00pm

*** Payment amounts vary based on loan & grant eligibility.

This schedule applies only to those students who are not supplementing their tuition with loan, grant or scholarship funding. Those students applying and qualifying for Federal Financial Aid will have varied monthly payments relative to their financial aid award. All students will receive a tuition profile detailing their awards/obligations during their enrollment as well as monthly account sheets detailing credits to their account.

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Manicuring Payment Installment

Hours/Week Schedule of Attendance Payments Deposit Amounts
19.5 Tuesday-Thursday 9:00am-1:00pm
Friday 9:00am-5:00pm
12 $700.00 $146.15/week

The manicuring program is not eligible for federal funding as a result of the hour requirement being less than 300 hours. All nail technology students must follow the payment schedule listed.

Tuition & Payment Plans


Choosing cosmetology as a career requires an investment of both time and money. To help students in financial need achieve their goals RPACAS offers a variety of financing options. As a nationally accredited Institution, The Academy participates in Title IV funding which includes the PELL GRANT, STAFFORD LOAN, and PLUS LOAN all of which allow prospective students the opportunity to comfortably accommodate the cost of attendance.

We offer the most update and comprehensive programs.

Robert Paul Academy offers a series of intermediate & advanced trend & technique classes within the 1500 hour curriculum. These classes go above & beyond the basic scope of the cosmetology text encouraging students to explore & excel in specialty areas of the industry. These classes include Intermediate, Workshop & Trend cutting classes, Color Concepts I -IV & Dimensional Color Workshop, Formal & Bridal Design, Bonded Extensions & Mens’ Cutting I & II. Students will also benefit from classes in resume preparation & financial management.