Southern Institute Of Cosmetology

Overview of Southern Institute Of Cosmetology

Memphis, TN is home to Southern Institute of Cosmetology. Memphis is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Southern Institute of Cosmetology go up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

Students commonly pursue studies in beauty and cosmetology.

Southern Institute of Cosmetology Selectivity

Prospective students are drawn to the school's open admissions.

Student Body

The school has 72 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008). Southern Institute of Cosmetology has a large minority student population.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The objective of Southern Institute of Cosmetology is to prepare the student for State Licensing examination, and to develop excellent skills and attitudes toward making each student the best possible cosmetologists and/or maiicurist. The knowledge and skills gained will prepare one for work as a hairdresser, salon manager, salon owner or a mainicuist/nail technician."

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Contacting Southern Institute of Cosmetology

Southern Institute of Cosmetology
3099 S Perkins
Memphis , TN 38118-3239
General Phone: (901) 363-3553

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Southern Institute of Cosmetology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology66cosmetology, manicurist

Number of programs and degrees for Southern Institute of Cosmetology in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years521
Award of less than 1 academic year141

Southern Institute of Cosmetology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Southern Institute of Cosmetology had a total enrollment of 72 students (88 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 10%
20-21 17%
22-24 21%
25-29 25%
30-34 24%
35-39 4%

Southern Institute of Cosmetology Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 63 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 55%

Southern Institute of Cosmetology 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.

Southern Institute of Cosmetology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Southern Institute of Cosmetology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2339800)

Southern Institute of Cosmetology Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Southern Institute of Cosmetology Highlights

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What Sets Southern Institute of Cosmetology Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Minority % of student body
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Top 6%Southern Institute of Cosmetology Minority % of student body

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