Connecticut contains two schools that offer beauty programs. Post University, the highest-ranking beauty school in CT, has a total student population of 8,082 and is the 703rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 beauty schools in Connecticut, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Post University comes out as the most expensive ($23,261/yr), with Connecticut Institute of Hair Design as the lowest recorded at only $17,436/yr.
Beauty students from Connecticut 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 Connecticut alone, there are 6,060 employed hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists earning an average yearly salary of $29,500. Skin care specialists in this state earn $31,090/yr and there are 540 employed.
Also, within the beauty schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from beauty, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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