Rhode Island contains three schools that offer beauty programs. Paul Mitchell the School-Rhode Island, the highest-ranking beauty school in RI, has a total student population of 274 and is the 1982nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 beauty schools in Rhode Island, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Paul Mitchell the School-Rhode Island comes out as the most expensive ($33,984/yr), with Lincoln Technical Institute as the lowest recorded at only $23,639/yr.
Beauty students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 1,320 employed hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists earning an average yearly salary of $27,800. Skin care specialists in this state earn $29,270/yr and there are 290 employed.
Also, within the beauty schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from beauty, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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