Final Touch Beauty School

Overview of Final Touch Beauty School

The campus of Final Touch is in Meridian, MS, which is a self-contained town. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Final Touch include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in beauty and cosmetology.

Final Touch Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes Final Touch an attractive choice for many applicants.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 84 students enrolled (60 full-time equivalent).

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The objective of Final Touch Beauty School is to prepare students for a livelihood and provide financial security for the necessities and luxuries desired by individuals. The student will learn required knowledge, related information, and manipulative skills in all phases of Cosmetology. The student will exhibit professional standards in work, management and inter-personal relationships. The student will learn to create a desirable self-image."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Final Touch

Final Touch Beauty School
5700 North Hills Street
Meridian , MS 39307
General Phone: (601) 485-7733

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Final Touch Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology43cosmetology, manicurist

Number of programs and degrees for Final Touch in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year102
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years331

Final Touch Student Body

In 2007-2008, Final Touch had a total enrollment of 84 students (60 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 32%
Black 68%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 19%
20-21 17%
22-24 15%
25-29 20%
30-34 12%
35-39 12%
40-49 2%
50-64 2%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Final Touch Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 100 %
Part-Time 100 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 2%
Transfer Out 8%

Final Touch Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Meridian, Mississippi for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Mississippi Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Final Touch Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Final Touch participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3004000)

Final Touch Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

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Final Touch Highlights

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What Sets Final Touch Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Final Touch Female % of student body

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