Financial Aid

At this time West Coast Grooming Academy does not accept state or federal financial aid (FAFSA). However, if you need financial assistance, you may qualify for one of the following programs.

Department of Rehabilitation

The California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR) works to provide services and advocacy resulting in vocational training/education, employment, independent living, and equality for individuals with disabilities.Vocational rehabilitation services are designed to help job seekers with disabilities obtain competitive employment in integrated work settings. Independent living services may include peer support, skill development, systems advocacy, referrals, assistive technology services, transition services, housing assistance, and personal assistance services. Students approved for vocational training may be eligible to receive full scholarships and a tool kit upon completion.

Michelson Institute for Pet Professionals

The Michelson Institute for Pet Professions (MIPP) creates equal access to pet care careers by providing skills training and job placement for individuals in underserved communities who have a passion for working with animals. Students accepted to MIPP receive a full scholarship from Michelson Found Animals (MFA) to obtain a professional certification in pet grooming and benefit from placement services upon graduation.

MIPP Program Information

Payment Plans

West Coast Grooming Academy offers a variety of payment plan options to fit every budget. To inquire about payment plans, please Contact Us directly.

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