New Directions Hair Academy

Overview of New Directions Hair Academy

New Directions Hair Academy is located in Brentwood, TN (a large city). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by New Directions Hair Academy is the Certificate.

Areas of Study

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

New Directions Hair Academy Selectivity

New Directions Hair Academy is an open-admission school.

Student Body

The school had 198 enrolled students in 2007-2008. A very high share of students at New Directions Hair Academy are female.

Student Life

A lot of students at the school attend part-time.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting New Directions Hair Academy

New Directions Hair Academy
7106 Moores Lane
Brentwood , TN 37027-2903
General Phone: (901) 323-6100

New Directions Hair Academy Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology105cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist

Number of programs and degrees for New Directions Hair Academy in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years451
Award of less than 1 academic year602

New Directions Hair Academy Student Body

In 2007-2008, New Directions Hair Academy had a total enrollment of 198 students (120 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 78%
Black 20%
Hispanic 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 18%
20-21 27%
22-24 28%
25-29 15%
30-34 9%
35-39 3%

New Directions Hair Academy Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 83 %
Part-Time 75 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 66%

New Directions Hair Academy Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Brentwood, 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.

New Directions Hair Academy Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
New Directions Hair Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3149300)

New Directions Hair Academy Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

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New Directions Hair Academy Highlights

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What Sets New Directions Hair Academy Apart:

% of accepted students who choose to enroll
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% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
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Top 6%New Directions Hair Academy Female % of student body
% of freshmen enrolled part-time
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Top 9%New Directions Hair Academy % of freshmen enrolled part-time

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