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Cosmetology Schools in Maryland

1,024 Cosmetology students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Cosmetology is the 1st most popular major in the state.

Gender Distribution

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

Cosmetology Majors in MD Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.5%
  • Black or African American: 52.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.3%
  • White: 33.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.1%
  • Other Races: 3.0%
Cosmetology Majors in MD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Cosmetology Grads in Maryland

There are 18,180 people in the state and 790,010 people in the nation working in cosmetology jobs.

Cosmetology Jobs Nationwide vs. MD

Wages for Cosmetology Jobs in Maryland

A typical salary for a cosmetology grad in the state is $43,090, compared to a typical salary of $33,220 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 18 colleges in Maryland that offer cosmetology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

131 Degrees in Major Awarded
379 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $14,800 after earning their degree at this institution. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

110 Degrees in Major Awarded
32 Total Students

An average student at Aveda Institute - Maryland will pay a net price of $13,854. Of all the students who attend this school, 77% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

83 Degrees in Major Awarded
132 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $14,704. Of all the students who attend this school, 79% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

78 Degrees in Major Awarded
222 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.80%.

77 Degrees in Major Awarded
190 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $18,012. Of all the students who attend this school, 82% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
103 Total Students

In their early career, Hair Expressions Academy grads earn an average salary of $23,100. This private institution charges an average net price of $14,485. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

#7

Award Beauty School

Hagerstown
72 Degrees in Major Awarded
130 Total Students

An average student at Award Beauty School will pay a net price of $16,623. Graduates earn an average $14,500 after graduation. The student loan default rate of 3.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#8

Hair Academy II

Hillcrest Heights
67 Degrees in Major Awarded
212 Total Students

25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate of 2.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
335 Total Students

In their early career, Baltimore School of Massage - Linthicum grads earn an average salary of $24,000. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This private institution charges an average net price of $21,463.

#10

Montgomery Beauty School

Silver Spring
46 Degrees in Major Awarded
133 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $16,708. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

Cosmetology Careers in MD

Some of the careers cosmetology majors go into include:

Job Title MD Job Growth MD Median Salary
Skincare Specialists 10% $32,100
Personal Service Worker Supervisors 8% $39,920
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 8% $26,050
Manicurists and Pedicurists 8% $22,280

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

Major Annual Graduates in MD
Culinary Arts 79
Funeral & Mortuary Science 21

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