With an overall population of 133,936 and a student population of 36,548, approximately 26,453 of Pasadena students attend one of Pasadena's schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Of the 1 cosmetology schools in Pasadena, the largest cosmetology school, by student population, is Pasadena City College. In 2010, Pasadena City College graduated approximately 55 students with credentials in cosmetology.
In 2010, 55 students graduated with a cosmetology certificate in Pasadena. If you decide to attend a cosmetology school in Pasadena, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $704.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a cosmetology program in Pasadena.
Many cosmetology graduates choose to work as cosmetologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pasadena, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 41,100 cosmetologists in California. Of these cosmetologists, 5,030 were working in the greater Pasadena area. By the year 2018, the number of cosmetologists is expected to increase by 14% in Pasadena. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
As a cosmetologist in Pasadena, you can expect to make an average salary of $21,250 per year. This is lower than the average salary for cosmetologists in the state.