District Of Columbia contains two schools that offer cosmetology programs. Dudley Beauty College, the highest-ranking cosmetology school in DC, has a total student population of 68 and is the 1735th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 cosmetology schools in District Of Columbia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bennett Career Institute comes out as the most expensive ($14,508/yr), with Dudley Beauty College as the lowest recorded at only $14,244/yr.
Cosmetology students from District Of Columbia schools who go on to become cosmetologists, hair stylists, barbers, skin care specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 349,210 people working as hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $27,070. Also, Manicurists and pedicurists make on average $22,150 per year and there are about 53,020 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the District Of Columbia alone, there are 60 employed manicurists and pedicurists earning an average yearly salary of $29,390. Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists in this state earn $43,330/yr and there are 900 employed.
Also, within the cosmetology schools in District Of Columbia, the average student population is 6,076 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from cosmetology, there are 1138 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,715 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $0, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.