Columbia has a total population of 33,055 and a student population of 5,751. Of these students, 170 are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Tennessee Career Institute is the largest cosmetology school in Columbia, based on student population. Approximately 50 students graduated in 2010 from Tennessee Career Institute with credentials in cosmetology.
In 2010, 93 students graduated with a cosmetology certificate from one of Columbia's cosmetology schools.
Many cosmetology graduates choose to work as cosmetologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Columbia, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,220 cosmetologists in Tennessee. Of these cosmetologists, 100 were working in the greater Columbia area. The government projects that the number of cosmetologists in Columbia will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
As a cosmetologist in Columbia, you can expect to make an average salary of $18,390 per year. This is lower than the average salary for cosmetologists in the state.
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