Franklin Academy

Overview of Franklin Academy

Franklin Academy is in Cleveland, TN. Cleveland is a small city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Franklin Academy issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Certificate.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at the school include beauty and cosmetology.

Franklin Academy Selectivity

Not all applicants to Franklin Academy are accepted.

Student Body

Approximately 47 students study at the school (in 2007-2008). Franklin Academy is a largely female school.

Student Life

Part-time study is common at the school.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The purpose of Franklin Academy is to graduate well-rounded professional men and women, as well as technically competent cosmetologists and manicurists. We are devoted to preparing our students not only to pass the state licensing examination but to enter and be successful in all phases of cosmetology and manicuring. We realize our obligation to our students and the community is to constantly seek more effective ways to meet these commitments."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Franklin Academy

Franklin Academy
633 Mimosa Drive, NW
Cleveland , TN 37312-3939
General Phone: (423) 476-3742

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Franklin Academy Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology55cosmetology, manicurist

Number of programs and degrees for Franklin Academy in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year552

Franklin Academy Student Body

In 2007-2008, Franklin Academy had a total enrollment of 47 students (45 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 10%
Women 90%
Full-Time 76%
Part-Time 24%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 91%
Black 3%
Hispanic 5%
Unknown 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 13%
18-19 9%
20-21 21%
22-24 17%
25-29 21%
30-34 11%
35-39 4%
40-49 2%
50-64 2%

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


Franklin Academy Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 45 %
Part-Time 40 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 60%
Transfer Out 2%

Franklin Academy Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Franklin Academy Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Franklin Academy Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Franklin Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3008800)

Franklin Academy Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Franklin Academy Highlights

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What Sets Franklin Academy Apart:

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% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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% of freshmen enrolled part-time
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