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Cosmetology Schools in Louisiana

3,427 Cosmetology students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Cosmetology major is the 1st most popular major in this state.

Gender Distribution

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

Cosmetology Majors in LA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.8%
  • Black or African American: 35.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.3%
  • White: 48.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.1%
  • Other Races: 4.3%
Cosmetology Majors in LA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Cosmetology Grads in Louisiana

There are 8,730 people in the state and 790,010 people in the nation working in cosmetology jobs.

Cosmetology Jobs Nationwide vs. LA

Wages for Cosmetology Jobs in Louisiana

A typical salary for a cosmetology grad in the state is $29,220, compared to a typical salary of $33,220 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 47 colleges in Louisiana that offer cosmetology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

1,745 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,357 Total Students

In their early career, Aveda Institute - Covington grads earn an average salary of $21,500. An average student at Aveda Institute - Covington will pay a net price of $19,115. 85% of students get financical aid.

185 Degrees in Major Awarded
861 Total Students

An average student at Blue Cliff College - Metairie will pay a net price of $18,890. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 61% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $17,100 a year.

125 Degrees in Major Awarded
160 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $14,592. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 98% of students get financical aid.

90 Degrees in Major Awarded
287 Total Students

93% of students get financical aid. An average student at Blue Cliff College - Lafayette will pay a net price of $18,436. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

88 Degrees in Major Awarded
165 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $16,300 after earning their degree at this institution. An average student at Vanguard College of Cosmetology-Baton Rouge will pay a net price of $14,558. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

81 Degrees in Major Awarded
459 Total Students

95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 39% of the teachers are full time. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

77 Degrees in Major Awarded
44 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $13,810. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

76 Degrees in Major Awarded
138 Total Students

91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This private school has an average net price of $16,858. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

71 Degrees in Major Awarded
71 Total Students

An average student at John Jay Beauty College will pay a net price of $8,424. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $16,800 a year. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

69 Degrees in Major Awarded
131 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $17,851. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Cosmetology Careers in LA

Some of the careers cosmetology majors go into include:

Job Title LA Job Growth LA Median Salary
Personal Service Worker Supervisors 12% $33,360
Skincare Specialists 11% $27,340
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 11% $19,450
Manicurists and Pedicurists 10% $20,290

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

Major Annual Graduates in LA
Culinary Arts 515
Other Personal & Culinary Services 185
Funeral & Mortuary Science 19

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