With an overall population of 20,546 and a student population of 11,282, approximately 18 of Ruston students attend one of Ruston's schools that offer cosmetology programs.
The largest cosmetology school in Ruston, by student population, is Pat Goins Ruston Beauty School. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Pat Goins Ruston Beauty School with credentials in cosmetology.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in cosmetology in Ruston in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in cosmetology, if you decide to work as a cosmetologist in Ruston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 51 cosmetologists in Louisiana were working in the greater Ruston area. By the year 2018, the number of cosmetologists is expected to increase by 13% in Ruston. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a cosmetologist in Ruston is $21,300 per year, which is higher than the average for cosmetologists state-wide.