Beauty in Missouri

The Top 3 Online Schools: Get Free Info

  • Walden University Btn_top_more_info
  • Capella University Btn_top_more_info
  • American Intercontinental University Btn_top_more_info
Ad Cliff Notes Ad Open Course

There are schools offering beauty programs in Missouri!

You may want to consider online colleges as well!
Great programs and courses just at the click of your finger!
 

Schools Offering Beauty Programs in Missouri


Around 0.9% of Missouri's graduates graduate from beauty certificate programs every year. That means an estimated 1,654 beauty professionals graduate from Missouri's 41 beauty schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Missouri that has a beauty program is Poplar Bluff School District Practical Nurse Program. Poplar Bluff School District Practical Nurse Program, which was ranked 58th in the country in 2010, is located in Poplar Bluff. In 2010, Poplar Bluff School District Practical Nurse Program graduated 18 students from its beauty program.

The second-ranked school in Missouri with a beauty program is Warrensburg Area Career Center, which is located in Warrensburg. In 2010, it was ranked 61st nationwide. In 2010, 8 students graduated from Warrensburg Area Career Center beauty program.

Waynesville Career Center, which is located in Waynesville, is the third-ranked school in Missouri that has a beauty program. It received a ranking of 61st in the country in 2010. 4 students graduated with certificate in beauty from Waynesville Career Center in 2010. The tuition rate at Waynesville Career Center was $0 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Missouri's beauty schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $1,484 per year, though tuition can range from $12,103 per year to $10,200 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Missouri beauty schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Vatterott College - located in Joplin, students are charged $12,103 per year
  2. Vatterott College-St Charles Campus - located in Saint Charles, students are charged $12,010 per year
  3. Vatterott College - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $11,829 per year

The following Missouri beauty schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Vatterott College - located in Saint Joseph, students are charged $10,200 per year
  2. Vatterott College - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $11,740 per year
  3. Vatterott College - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $11,829 per year

A beauty certificate from a Missouri school... what next?

beauty graduates in Missouri can go into a variety of professions such as barber, esthetician, cosmetology instructor, and salon manager. 11,410 beauty professionals were working in Missouri in 2010. Of these, 6,540 were hairdressers. In addition, 560 were barbers, and 420 were estheticians. In Missouri, the largest numbers of beauty professional work in the following counties:

  1. Bond County - 6,320 beauty professionals
  2. Franklin County - 4,790 beauty professionals
  3. Christian County - 810 beauty professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that, by 2018, the number of beauty professionals in the state of Missouri will grow to 14,210. This would require a 10% growth in the field.

Salary

On average, beauty professionals earn $31,034 per year. However, this number is only an average. Beauty professional in Missouri had varying salaries from $15,520 to $73,420 per year in 2010. Beauty professionals in the following Missouri counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Jasper County - $36,980 per year
  2. Christian County - $36,313 per year
  3. Franklin County - $34,785 per year

The Missouri counties with the lowest average salary for beauty professionals are:

  1. Adair County - $24,020 per year
  2. Doniphan County - $25,513 per year
  3. Alexander County - $27,590 per year

On average, the highest paid beauty professionals in Missouri were:

  1. Cosmetology Instructor - $43,630 per year
  2. Salon Manager - $36,250 per year
  3. Esthetician - $29,700 per year

On average, the lowest paid beauty professionals in Missouri were:

  1. Hairdresser - $22,990 per year
  2. Barber - $22,600 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Missouri statistics regarding a career in beauty and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as cosmetology or fashion.

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

  • Certificate in Beauty in Missouri

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

View Online Schools
 

Curious what studying Beauty gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 6,540 $22,990 -9.8%
2
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 2,010 $36,250 -2.0%
3
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 1,880 $43,630 75.7%
4
Barbers 560 $22,600
5
Skincare Specialists 420 $29,700 90.9%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are beauty related jobs in Missouri