South Dakota contains 34 schools that offer beauty programs. Capri College, the highest-ranking beauty school in SD, has a total student population of 170 and is the 846th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 34 beauty schools in South Dakota, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, College of Hair Design comes out as the most expensive ($29,694/yr), with Hair Academy 110 as the lowest recorded at only $7,046/yr.
Beauty students from South Dakota 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.
Also, within the beauty schools in South Dakota, the average student population is 1,780 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from beauty, there are 1098 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,143 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,336, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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