Lawrence has a total population of 80,098 and a student population of 30,472. Of these students, 43 are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Z Hair Academy is the largest cosmetology school in Lawrence, based on student population. Approximately 33 students graduated in 2010 from Z Hair Academy with credentials in cosmetology.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a cosmetology certificate from one of Lawrence's cosmetology schools.
If you plan on staying in Lawrence after graduating from cosmetology school, you should know that job prospects for cosmetologists in Lawrence, which is the most popular cosmetology profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 cosmetologists in Kansas were working in the greater Lawrence area. The government projects that the number of cosmetologists in Lawrence will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a cosmetologist in Lawrence is $19,180 per year, which is lower than the average for cosmetologists state-wide.