Council Bluffs has a general population of 58,268 and an overall student population of 6,494. Approximately 62 of Council Bluffs's students are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Of the 1 cosmetology schools in Council Bluffs, the largest cosmetology school, by student population, is E Q School of Hair Design. In 2010, approximately 33 students graduated from the Cosmetology program at E Q School of Hair Design.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a cosmetology certificate from one of Council Bluffs's cosmetology schools.
Many cosmetology graduates choose to work as cosmetologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Council Bluffs, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 cosmetologists in Iowa were working in the greater Council Bluffs area. The government projects that the number of cosmetologists in Council Bluffs will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a cosmetologist in Council Bluffs is $25,470 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for cosmetologists.