Houston Training School South

Overview of Houston Training School South

Houston Training School is found in Houston, TX. Houston is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Certificate at Houston Training School.

Houston Training School Selectivity

The school accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules.

Student Body

Students numbered 410 in 2007-2008 at Houston Training School. The school has a large minority student population. A very high share of students at Houston Training School are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"It is the mission of HTS to develop and implement a long range plan which will ensure the students are provided with a positive learning environment and an opportunity for career success by means of measurable objectives."

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Contacting Houston Training School

Houston Training School-South
6630 Gulf Fwy
Houston , TX 77087
General Phone: (281) 535-0290

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Houston Training School Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology97cosmetology, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor, personal grooming
Liberal Arts5English

Number of programs and degrees for Houston Training School in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year44
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years982

Houston Training School Student Body

In 2007-2008, Houston Training School had a total enrollment of 410 students (315 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 0%
Black 12%
Hispanic 76%
Asian 0%
Unknown 11%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 7%
20-21 11%
22-24 20%
25-29 22%
30-34 24%
35-39 13%
40-49 2%
50-64 1%

Houston Training School Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 88 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 86%

Houston Training School Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Houston Training School Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Houston Training School participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2527501)

Houston Training School Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Arts, Other
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

Liberal Arts
English Language and Literature, General

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Houston Training School Highlights

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What Sets Houston Training School Apart:

Female % of student body
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Minority % of student body
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Number of students
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Top 12%Houston Training School Number of students
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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Top 13%Houston Training School Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

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