California contains 35 schools that offer beauty programs. Asian American International Beauty College, the highest-ranking beauty school in CA, has a total student population of 57 and is the 825th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 35 beauty schools in California, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, James Albert School of Cosmetology comes out as the most expensive ($27,936/yr), with Asian American International Beauty College as the lowest recorded at only $1,032/yr.
Beauty students from California 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 California alone, there are 23,120 employed hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists earning an average yearly salary of $24,730. Skin care specialists in this state earn $37,900/yr and there are 2,770 employed.
Also, within the beauty schools in California, the average student population is 4,206 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from beauty, there are 18354 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,230 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,817, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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