Clarkston, GA has one cosmetology school within its city limits. Dekalb Technical College has a total student population of 4,742. It is the 4908th highest ranked school in the USA and the 127th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University). To learn more about cosmetology programs in Clarkston, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of cosmetology professors at Dekalb Technical College such as Larry Grant.
Cosmetology students from Clarkston 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 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta area alone, there are 160 employed manicurists and pedicurists earning an average salary of $18,180. Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists in this area earn $27,610/yr and there are 5,210 employed.
Clarkston lies in DeKalb county, which is one of the 106 counties in Georgia. Overall, the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta area has 2,290,890 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0% unemployment rate, $22/hr average worker wage, and a $45,520 average annual salary. Thus, about 2 out of every 1000 jobs in Clarkston are held by hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists, and 0/1000 are held by manicurists and pedicurists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Dekalb Technical College ends up costing a student $8,824/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Clarkston|
|North Atlanta||GA||51,827||0||-||0||6.3 miles|
|East Point||GA||43,748||1||19.2965||19||16.4 miles|
|Mount Berry||GA||-||1||63.3969||60||63.0 miles|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||74.1 miles|
|Fort Valley||GA||-||1||21.9471||51||89.2 miles|
|Warner Robins||GA||64,183||3||21.3509||61||90.2 miles|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||90.6 miles|