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Schools Offering Cosmetology Programs in Arizona


Around 1.0% of Arizona's graduates graduate from cosmetology certificate programs every year. That means an estimated 2,264 cosmetologists graduate from Arizona's 33 cosmetology schools each year.

Top Schools

Regency Beauty Institute-East Tucson, which was ranked 57th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Arizona that has a cosmetology program. It is located in Tucson. In 2010, Regency Beauty Institute-East Tucson graduated 62 students from its cosmetology program.

The second-ranked school in Arizona with a cosmetology program is Brillare Hairdressing Academy, which is located in Scottsdale. In 2010, it was ranked 62nd nationwide. In 2010, Brillare Hairdressing Academy graduated 192 students from its cosmetology program.

East Valley Institute of Technology, which was ranked 62nd nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Arizona that has a cosmetology program. It is located in Mesa. In 2010, 14 students graduated from East Valley Institute of Technology cosmetology program. The tuition rate at East Valley Institute of Technology was $0 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Arizona's cosmetology schools ranges from $1,520 per year to $1,414 per year. But, the average tuition is $101 per year. In 2010, the following Arizona cosmetology schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Eastern Arizona College - located in Thatcher, students are charged $1,520 per year
  2. Northland Pioneer College - located in Holbrook, students are charged $1,414 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Arizona cosmetology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Northland Pioneer College - located in Holbrook, students are charged $1,414 per year
  2. Eastern Arizona College - located in Thatcher, students are charged $1,520 per year

A cosmetology certificate from an Arizona school... what next?

The highest percentage of cosmetology graduates in Arizona pursue careers as a cosmetologist. Arizona had 6,070 cosmetologists in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Arizona cosmetologists:

  1. Maricopa County - 4,690 cosmetologists
  2. Pima County - 1,060 cosmetologists
  3. Yuma County - 120 cosmetologists

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 9,940 cosmetologists will be working in Arizona state. This would require the number of cosmetologists to shrink by 0%.

Salary

A cosmetologist in Arizona makes an average of $24,380 per year. However, Arizona cosmetologists earned anywhere in the range from as less than $15,420 per year to more than $49,180 per year in 2010. On average a cosmetologist earns the most in the following Arizona counties:

  1. Coconino County - $28,200 per year
  2. Pima County - $24,750 per year
  3. Maricopa County - $24,310 per year

The Arizona counties with the lowest average salary for cosmetologists are:

  1. Cochise County - $22,160 per year
  2. Yuma County - $22,710 per year
  3. Maricopa County - $24,310 per year

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Cosmetology in Arizona
  • Certificate in Cosmetology in Arizona

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,491 miles from location Paul Mitchell the School-Phoenix Phoenix AZ n/a n/a n/a
7,490 miles from location Universal Barber College Phoenix AZ n/a n/a n/a
7,604 miles from location All Beauty College Fort Mohave AZ n/a n/a n/a
7,443 miles from location Regency Beauty Institute-North Tucson Tucson AZ n/a n/a n/a
7,366 miles from location Eastern Arizona College Thatcher AZ 16.7279 n/a 7,241
7,359 miles from location Northland Pioneer College Holbrook AZ 8.71041 n/a 4,636
7,481 miles from location Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Tempe AZ 31.1556 n/a 1,482
7,488 miles from location Maricopa Skill Center Phoenix AZ 31.6094 n/a 941
7,478 miles from location East Valley Institute of Technology Mesa AZ 34.1985 n/a 270
7,480 miles from location Brillare Hairdressing Academy Scottsdale AZ 38.0995 100% 261
7,500 miles from location Empire Beauty School-Avondale Avondale AZ 23.8554 n/a 240
7,490 miles from location Empire Beauty School-NW Phoenix Phoenix AZ 25.509 n/a 201
7,441 miles from location Empire Beauty School-C Tucson Tucson AZ 28.8387 n/a 186
0 miles from location International Academy of Hair Design Chandler AZ 24.1837 n/a 169
0 miles from location Empire Beauty School-Chandler Chandler AZ 26.4351 n/a 141
7,436 miles from location Regency Beauty Institute-East Tucson Tucson AZ 42.7171 100% 131
7,505 miles from location Maricopa Beauty College LLC Avondale AZ 28.5289 n/a 130
7,478 miles from location Regency Beauty Institute-Mesa Mesa AZ n/a n/a 116
7,489 miles from location Regency Beauty Institute-Tolleson Phoenix AZ n/a n/a 109
7,444 miles from location Arizona Academy of Beauty-North Tucson AZ 28.6922 n/a 107
7,490 miles from location Regency Beauty Institute-Metro Center Tucson AZ 24.6784 100% 106
7,365 miles from location Hair Academy of Safford Safford AZ 26.4416 n/a 102
7,478 miles from location Avalon School of Cosmetology Mesa AZ 13.7202 n/a 100
7,481 miles from location Carsten Aveda Institute Tempe AZ 26.3685 n/a 97
7,494 miles from location Empire Beauty School-Prescott Prescott AZ 29.7039 n/a 91
7,598 miles from location Charles of Italy Beauty College Lake Havasu City AZ 27.7447 n/a 87
7,443 miles from location Empire Beauty School-North Tucson Tucson AZ 31.3086 n/a 87
7,478 miles from location Turning Point Beauty College Casa Grande AZ 16.7022 n/a 86
7,445 miles from location Tucson College of Beauty Tucson AZ 18.4193 100% 85
7,438 miles from location Arizona Academy of Beauty Inc Tucson AZ 20.057 n/a 82
7,479 miles from location Studio Academy of Beauty Chandler AZ n/a n/a 68
7,436 miles from location Empire Beauty School-Flagstaff Flagstaff AZ 21.6264 n/a 59
7,481 miles from location Empire Beauty School-Paradise Valley Phoenix AZ 20.5925 n/a 56
 

Curious what studying Cosmetology gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Arizona

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists + 6,070 $24,380 32.0%
2
Manicurists and Pedicurists + 680 $23,980
3
Skincare Specialists + 570 $37,630 -6.6%
4
Shampooers + 230 $18,240 21.1%
 

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