Price has a general population of 8,402 and an overall student population of 2,419. Approximately 2,419 of Price's students are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
The largest cosmetology school in Price, by student population, is Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Cosmetology program at Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a cosmetology degree in Price. If you decide to attend one of Price's cosmetology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $8,179 per year in instate tuition and $10,249 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $841 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a cosmetology program in Price. And if you live on campus at one of the Price-based cosmetology schools, you will have an added expense of $3,684 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,326.
After graduating with your credentials in cosmetology, if you decide to work as a cosmetologist in Price, your job prospects are good. There were 7,300 cosmetologists working in Utah and 60 working in the greater Price area in 2010. The government projects that the number of cosmetologists in Price will increase by 24% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a cosmetologist in Price is $19,670 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for cosmetologists.