Georgia contains 24 schools that offer beauty programs. Michael's School of Beauty, the highest-ranking beauty school in GA, has a total student population of 71 and is the 1215th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 24 beauty schools in Georgia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Empire Beauty School-Kennesaw comes out as the most expensive ($32,304/yr), with Middle Georgia Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $2,582/yr.
Beauty students from Georgia 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 Georgia alone, there are 7,260 employed hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists earning an average yearly salary of $26,960. Skin care specialists in this state earn $23,390/yr and there are 1,070 employed.
Also, within the beauty schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from beauty, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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