Hobbs has a total population of 28,657 and a student population of 2,841. Of these students, 2,313 are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Hobbs's largest cosmetology school is New Mexico Junior College. In 2010, New Mexico Junior College graduated approximately 34 students with credentials in cosmetology.
A total of 34 students graduated with credentials in cosmetology from cosmetology schools in Hobbs in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,280 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hobbs cosmetology schools was an average of $9,400 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,008 for cosmetology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,950 per year, on average, for room and board at Hobbs-based cosmetology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,696.
After graduating with your credentials in cosmetology, if you decide to work as a cosmetologist in Hobbs, your job prospects are average. Hobbs's cosmetologist workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
As a cosmetologist in Hobbs, you can expect to make an average salary of $17,710 per year. This is lower than the average salary for cosmetologists in the state.
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