Dodge City has a total population of 25,176 and a student population of 1,706. Of these students, 1,706 are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Dodge City's largest cosmetology school is Dodge City Community College. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Dodge City Community College with credentials in cosmetology.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in cosmetology from cosmetology schools in Dodge City in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Dodge City's cosmetology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,536 per year in instate tuition and $12,016 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for cosmetology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,502 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,034.
Many cosmetology graduates choose to work as cosmetologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dodge City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,620 cosmetologists in Kansas, 590 were working in the greater Dodge City area. The number of cosmetologists in Dodge City is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a cosmetologist in Dodge City is $16,880 per year, which is lower than the average for cosmetologists state-wide.
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