Memphis Colleges and Universities

Get a cultural education while in college. Think Memphis, think 'the blues,' barbeque, and Elvis. But an education at one of Memphis's colleges and universities can give you so much more. Memphis, Tennessee is a cosmopolitan city with a rich nightlife of music, restaurants, theatres, and festivals. By day, there are sports venues, shops, an acclaimed zoo, and excellent amenities to supply students with entertainment.

The University of Memphis, with its positive strap line "Dreamers. Thinkers. Doers", offers a wide range of degree programs and sporting venues, as well as excellent library facilities to support student learning. Others are independent and may offer a more specialized education, including Memphis College of Art and Memphis Culinary Academy. In all, Memphis colleges and universities offer outstanding educational opportunities in a city filled with food, fun, and music.

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Large Schools

University of Memphis

Medium Schools

Southwest Tennessee Community College

Small Schools

Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences
Christian Brothers University
Le Moyne-Owen College
Memphis College of Art
Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Memphis
Memphis Theological Seminary
Plaza Beauty School
Rhodes College
Southern College of Optometry
William Moore College of Technology
The Center for Cosmetology Education
Tennessee Academy of Cosmetology-Shelby Drive
Vatterott College-Dividend
Visible Music College
Memphis Institute of Barbering
Vatterott College-Appling Farms
Concorde Career College-Memphis
Remington College-Memphis Campus
Tennessee Academy of Cosmetology-Stage Road
Strayer University-Tennessee
Empire Beauty School-E Memphis
The Hair Design School-S Memphis
The Hair Design School-N Memphis
Mid-South Christian College
Vibe Barber College
Gould's Academy
The University of Tennessee-Health Science Center

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