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Cosmetology Schools in Nevada

1,238 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 Nevada, a cosmetology major is more popular with women than with men.

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Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 7.6%
  • Black or African American: 15.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 27.1%
  • White: 36.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.2%
  • Other Races: 12.9%
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Jobs for Cosmetology Grads in Nevada

6,410 people in the state and 790,010 in the nation are employed in jobs related to cosmetology.

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Wages for Cosmetology Jobs in Nevada

Cosmetology grads earn an average of $27,490 in the state and $33,220 nationwide.

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

318 Degrees in Major Awarded
536 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.30%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. 82% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

200 Degrees in Major Awarded
203 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. An average student at Academy of Hair Design - Las Vegas will pay a net price of $14,718. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $20,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

129 Degrees in Major Awarded
266 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.70%. This private school has an average net price of $16,074. 71% of students get financical aid.

128 Degrees in Major Awarded
262 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 86% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This private school has an average net price of $14,970.

100 Degrees in Major Awarded
194 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. An average student at Paul Mitchell the School Reno will pay a net price of $16,561. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it.

93 Degrees in Major Awarded
200 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private institution charges an average net price of $17,374. 67% of students get financical aid.

90 Degrees in Major Awarded
271 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. An average student at Expertise Cosmetology Institute will pay a net price of $18,623. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

86 Degrees in Major Awarded
37 Total Students

3 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 86% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This private institution charges an average net price of $10,248.

#9

L Makeup Institute

Las Vegas
77 Degrees in Major Awarded
66 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 29% of students receive it. This private institution charges an average net price of $21,404. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
237 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $16,400 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. An average student at Milan Institute-Las Vegas will pay a net price of $21,839.

Cosmetology Careers in NV

Some of the careers cosmetology majors go into include:

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 23% $19,520
Skincare Specialists 21% $23,350
Makeup Artists 20% $23,730
Personal Service Worker Supervisors 19% $38,260
Manicurists and Pedicurists 12% $21,370

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

Major Annual Graduates in NV
Culinary Arts 82

View all majors related to Cosmetology

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