Delaware contains two schools that offer cosmetology programs. Delaware Learning Institute of Cosmetology, the highest-ranking cosmetology school in DE, has a total student population of 46 and is the 1254th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 cosmetology schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Schilling-Douglas School of Hair Design comes out as the most expensive ($17,732/yr), with Delaware Learning Institute of Cosmetology as the lowest recorded at only $14,652/yr.
Cosmetology students from Delaware 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 Delaware alone, there are 60 employed manicurists and pedicurists earning an average yearly salary of $24,390. Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists in this state earn $33,800/yr and there are 1,290 employed.
Also, within the cosmetology schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from cosmetology, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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