Kentucky contains 22 schools that offer beauty programs. Trend Setters Academy of Beauty Culture-Elizabethtown, the highest-ranking beauty school in KY, has a total student population of 49 and is the 1051st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 22 beauty schools in Kentucky, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Hair Design School-Elizabethtown comes out as the most expensive ($42,288/yr), with Collins School of Cosmetology as the lowest recorded at only $6,672/yr.
Beauty students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky alone, there are 3,430 employed hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists earning an average yearly salary of $23,730. Skin care specialists in this state earn $29,760/yr and there are 100 employed.
Also, within the beauty schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from beauty, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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