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Cosmetology Schools in Florida

In 2018-2019, 9,516 students earned their Cosmetology degrees in FL.

A Cosmetology major is the 2nd most popular major in this state.

Gender Distribution

In Florida, a cosmetology major is more popular with women than with men.

Cosmetology Majors in FL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of cosmetology majors in Florida is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.8%
  • Black or African American: 22.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 38.3%
  • White: 31.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.9%
  • Other Races: 4.7%
Cosmetology Majors in FL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Cosmetology Grads in Florida

47,400 people in the state and 790,010 in the nation are employed in jobs related to cosmetology.

Cosmetology Jobs Nationwide vs. FL

Wages for Cosmetology Jobs in Florida

A typical salary for a cosmetology grad in the state is $31,530, compared to a typical salary of $33,220 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 121 colleges in Florida that offer cosmetology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

321 Degrees in Major Awarded
574 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,400 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it.

#2

Boca Beauty Academy

Boca Raton
308 Degrees in Major Awarded
100 Total Students

94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $13,517.

297 Degrees in Major Awarded
301 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 57% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $12,300 a year.

289 Degrees in Major Awarded
551 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.70%. An average student at Celebrity School of Beauty will pay a net price of $18,940. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

272 Degrees in Major Awarded
462 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,200 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

239 Degrees in Major Awarded
272 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. The student loan default rate of 4.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $12,700 after earning their degree at this institution.

237 Degrees in Major Awarded
307 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 96% of students get financical aid. An average student at Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers-Casselberry will pay a net price of $22,144.

#8

Bene's Career Academy

New Port Richey
229 Degrees in Major Awarded
336 Total Students

An average student at Bene's Career Academy will pay a net price of $20,918. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $13,500 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 91% get financial aid.

#9

Sunstate Academy

Fort Myers
213 Degrees in Major Awarded
372 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $23,569. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.50%.

194 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,833 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,000 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,384.

Cosmetology Careers in FL

Some of the careers cosmetology majors go into include:

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Personal Service Worker Supervisors 21% $38,890
Skincare Specialists 19% $31,370
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 17% $24,350
Manicurists and Pedicurists 16% $24,220

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to cosmetology.

Major Annual Graduates in FL
Culinary Arts 1,499
Funeral & Mortuary Science 90

View all majors related to Cosmetology

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