Arizona contains eleven schools that offer beauty programs. Empire Beauty School-Prescott, the highest-ranking beauty school in AZ, has a total student population of 91 and is the 2019th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 beauty schools in Arizona, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Earls Academy of Beauty comes out as the most expensive ($27,864/yr), with Northland Pioneer College as the lowest recorded at only $8,803/yr.
Beauty students from Arizona schools who go on to become aestheticians, hair stylists, hairdressers, hairstylists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 28,210 people working as skin care specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $31,990. Also, Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists make on average $27,070 per year and there are about 349,210 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 5,580 employed hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists earning an average yearly salary of $28,420. Skin care specialists in this state earn $28,920/yr and there are 1,140 employed.
Also, within the beauty schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from beauty, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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