Plaza Beauty School

Overview of Plaza Beauty School

The campus of Plaza Beauty School is in Memphis, TN, which is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Plaza Beauty School include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

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

Plaza Beauty School Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes Plaza Beauty School an attractive choice for many applicants.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 171 students enrolled (200 full-time equivalent).

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Plaza Beauty School

Plaza Beauty School
4682 Spottswood Ave
Memphis , TN 38117-4822
General Phone: (901) 761-4445

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Plaza Beauty School Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology80cosmetology

Number of programs and degrees for Plaza Beauty School in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years801

Plaza Beauty School Student Body

In 2007-2008, Plaza Beauty School had a total enrollment of 171 students (200 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 69%
Black 26%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 2%
Unknown 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 27%
20-21 23%
22-24 18%
25-29 18%
30-34 8%
35-39 2%
40-49 2%
50-64 1%

Plaza Beauty School Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 89 %
Part-Time 70 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 47%

Plaza Beauty School Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Memphis, 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.

Plaza Beauty School Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Plaza Beauty School participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1044700)

Plaza Beauty School Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

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Plaza Beauty School Highlights

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What Sets Plaza Beauty School Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Female % of student body
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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%Plaza Beauty School Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

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