Fort Scott has a total population of 8,297 and a student population of 2,017. Of these students, 2,017 are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Fort Scott Community College is the largest cosmetology school in Fort Scott, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 48 students graduated from the Cosmetology program at Fort Scott Community College.
In 2010, 48 students graduated with a cosmetology certificate from one of Fort Scott's cosmetology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Fort Scott's cosmetology schools was $11,364 per year for instate students and $13,044 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a cosmetology program in Fort Scott. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,120 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,870.
If you decide to work as a cosmetologist in Fort Scott, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,620 cosmetologists in Kansas. Of these cosmetologists, 590 were working in the greater Fort Scott area. Fort Scott's cosmetologist workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
As a cosmetologist in Fort Scott, you can expect to make an average salary of $16,880 per year. This is lower than the average salary for cosmetologists in the state.
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