Kennesaw, GA has two cosmetology schools within its city limits. Cobb Beauty College Inc, the highest ranked school in the city with a cosmetology program, has a total student population of 50. It is the 1284th highest ranked school in the USA and the 28th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University).
Cosmetology students from Kennesaw 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.
Kennesaw lies in Cobb 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 Kennesaw are held by hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists, and 0/1000 are held by manicurists and pedicurists.
Of the 2 cosmetology schools in Kennesaw, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Empire Beauty School-Kennesaw comes out as the most expensive ($32,304/yr) for cosmetology students, with Cobb Beauty College Inc as the lowest, reported at only $11,436/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Kennesaw|
|North Atlanta||GA||51,827||0||-||0||19.9 miles|
|East Point||GA||43,748||1||19.2965||19||25.8 miles|
|Mount Berry||GA||-||1||63.3969||60||36.9 miles|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||65.9 miles|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||82.0 miles|