Torrance has a general population of 137,946 and an overall student population of 29,331. Approximately 27,237 of Torrance's students are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
El Camino Community College District is the largest cosmetology school in Torrance, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Cosmetology program at El Camino Community College District.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in cosmetology in Torrance in 2010. In 2009 tuition at cosmetology schools in Torrance was $794 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for cosmetology related books and supplies every year.
Many cosmetology graduates choose to work as cosmetologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Torrance, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 cosmetologists in California were working in the greater Torrance area. The government projects that the number of cosmetologists in Torrance will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
As a cosmetologist in Torrance, 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.