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Cosmetology Schools in Missouri

1,413 students earned Cosmetology degrees in Missouri in the 2018-2019 year.

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

Gender Distribution

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

Cosmetology Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.6%
  • Black or African American: 21.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.1%
  • White: 67.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.1%
  • Other Races: 4.5%
Cosmetology Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Cosmetology Grads in Missouri

11,890 people in the state and 790,010 in the nation are employed in jobs related to cosmetology.

Cosmetology Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Cosmetology Jobs in Missouri

Cosmetology grads earn an average of $28,620 in the state and $33,220 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 31 colleges in Missouri that offer cosmetology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

163 Degrees in Major Awarded
219 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 68% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $21,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

152 Degrees in Major Awarded
242 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $11,503. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $13,600 after graduation.

124 Degrees in Major Awarded
168 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 5.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

117 Degrees in Major Awarded
213 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. An average student at Paul Mitchell the School St Louis will pay a net price of $14,462.

103 Degrees in Major Awarded
133 Total Students

The 4.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1. Graduates earn an average $17,900 after graduation.

98 Degrees in Major Awarded
118 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 83% get financial aid. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $12,227. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.40%.

#7

Skin Institute

Saint Louis
72 Degrees in Major Awarded
66 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.10%. Of all the students who attend this school, 60% get financial aid. This private school has an average net price of $15,318.

67 Degrees in Major Awarded
28 Total Students

An average student at Independence College of Cosmetology will pay a net price of $12,359. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

65 Degrees in Major Awarded
100 Total Students

87% of students get financical aid. This private institution charges an average net price of $13,497. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
58 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 90% of students receive it. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $7,107.

Cosmetology Careers in MO

Some of the careers cosmetology majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Personal Service Worker Supervisors 14% $35,980
Skincare Specialists 11% $27,980
Barbers 10% $22,850
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 6% $21,960
Manicurists and Pedicurists 4% $23,340

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Culinary Arts 149
Funeral & Mortuary Science 17

View all majors related to Cosmetology

View Nationwide Cosmetology Report

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