Colorado contains five schools that offer beauty programs. Emily Griffith Opportunity School, the highest-ranking beauty school in CO, has a total student population of 2,230 and is the 2063rd highest ranked school in America.
Beauty students from Colorado 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 Colorado alone, there are 6,500 employed hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists earning an average yearly salary of $27,050. Skin care specialists in this state earn $38,340/yr and there are 960 employed.
Also, within the beauty schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from beauty, there are 2501 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,103 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,337, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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