John Jay Beauty College Kenner

Overview of John Jay Beauty College Kenner

John Jay is found in Kenner, LA. Kenner is a small city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Certificate at John Jay.

Areas of Study

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

John Jay Selectivity

John Jay accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules.

Student Body

Students numbered 178 in 2007-2008 at the school. A very high share of students at John Jay are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"1. John Jay Beauty College strives to maintain the highest standards and fulfill the following objectives. 2. To provide educational experiences that will enable students enrolled in our schoool to become professional cosmetologists who are worthy members of society; a credit to our profession and to become financially secure. 3. To provide daily instruciton for prospective students in the field of cosmetology for 1500 hours using an established and approved curriculum that allows us to measure the level of proficiency of each student in each subject for each level of training. 4. To provide for constant educational growth by periodic evaluation of each student through the use of standardized test. 5. To provide for constant educational growth of teaching methods by observing each teacher each day. 6. To assist in placement of graduates into a meaningful occupational choice within the field of cosmetology."

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John Jay Beauty College
2844 Tennessee Ave
Kenner , LA 70062

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John Jay Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology62cosmetology, hair styling, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor

Number of programs and degrees for John Jay in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years471
Award of less than 1 academic year154

John Jay Student Body

In 2007-2008, John Jay had a total enrollment of 178 students (210 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 64%
Black 24%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 3%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 22%
20-21 29%
22-24 20%
25-29 16%
30-34 7%
35-39 2%
40-49 2%
50-64 2%

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


John Jay Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 76 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 47%
Transfer Out 2%

John Jay Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

John Jay Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
John Jay participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2265600)

John Jay Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Hair Styling/Stylist and Hair Design
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

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John Jay Highlights

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What Sets John Jay Apart:

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