Tennessee Career Institute

Overview of Tennessee Career Institute

Tennessee Career Institute is located in Columbia, TN (a town not particularly near any major cities). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by Tennessee Career Institute is the Certificate.

Areas of Study

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

Tennessee Career Institute Selectivity

Tennessee Career Institute is an open-admission school.

Student Body

The school had 144 enrolled students in 2007-2008. A very high share of students at Tennessee Career Institute are female.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Tennessee Career Institute

Tennessee Career Institute
1412 Trotwood Avenue, Suite 1
Columbia , TN 38401
General Phone: (931) 388-7717

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Tennessee Career Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Beauty and Cosmetology48cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist

Number of programs and degrees for Tennessee Career Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years381
Award of less than 1 academic year102

Tennessee Career Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Tennessee Career Institute had a total enrollment of 144 students (192 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 18%
20-21 19%
22-24 15%
25-29 19%
30-34 10%
35-39 10%
40-49 4%
50-64 1%

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


Tennessee Career Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 81 %

Tennessee Career Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Columbia, 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.

Tennessee Career Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Tennessee Career Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 4035300)

Tennessee Career Institute Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Tennessee Career Institute Highlights

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What Sets Tennessee Career Institute Apart:

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