With an overall population of 9,532 and a student population of 32, approximately 32 of Newport students attend one of Newport's schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Phagans Newport Academy of Cosmetology Careers is the largest cosmetology school in Newport, based on student population. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Phagans Newport Academy of Cosmetology Careers with credentials in cosmetology.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in cosmetology in Newport in 2010.
Many cosmetology graduates choose to work as cosmetologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Newport, your job prospects are good. There were 3,490 cosmetologists working in Oregon and 80 working in the greater Newport area in 2010. Newport's cosmetologist workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a cosmetologist in Newport is $23,960 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for cosmetologists.