Virginia contains one school that offers beauty programs. Virginia School of Hair Design has a total student population of 94 and is the 3928th highest ranked school in America.
Beauty students from Virginia 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 Virginia alone, there are 10,550 employed hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists earning an average yearly salary of $29,620. Skin care specialists in this state earn $30,080/yr and there are 1,000 employed.
Also, within the beauty schools in Virginia, the average student population is 3,287 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from beauty, there are 3782 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,568 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,181, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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