Cosmetology in Nebraska

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Schools Offering Cosmetology Programs in Nebraska


Each year, approximately 1.2% of Nebraska graduates receive certificates in cosmetology. That means an estimated 658 cosmetologists graduate from Nebraska's 9 cosmetology schools each year.

Top Schools

Xenon International Academy II Inc, which is located in Omaha, is the top-ranked school in Nebraska that has a cosmetology program. It received a ranking of 63rd in the country in 2010. In 2010, Xenon International Academy II Inc graduated 180 students from its cosmetology program.

Capitol School of Hairstyling and Esthetics, which was ranked 65th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Nebraska that has a cosmetology program. It is located in Omaha. 77 students graduated with certificate in cosmetology from Capitol School of Hairstyling and Esthetics in 2010.

College of Hair Design, which was ranked 65th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Nebraska that has a cosmetology program. It is located in Lincoln. In 2010, College of Hair Design graduated 118 students from its cosmetology programs. The tuition rate at College of Hair Design was $0 per year.

Cost

Cosmetology schools in Nebraska, charge students an average tuition of $1,571 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $12,100 per year, or as little as $2,040 per year. In 2010, the following Nebraska cosmetology schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Vatterott College-Spring Valley Campus - located in Omaha, students are charged $12,100 per year
  2. Western Nebraska Community College - located in Scottsbluff, students are charged $2,040 per year

The cosmetology schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Nebraska were:

  1. Western Nebraska Community College - located in Scottsbluff, students are charged $2,040 per year
  2. Vatterott College-Spring Valley Campus - located in Omaha, students are charged $12,100 per year

A cosmetology certificate from a Nebraska school... what next?

A large number of Nebraska cosmetology graduates become cosmetologists. 2,350 cosmetologists were working in Nebraska in 2010. The largest populations of Nebraska cosmetologists are working in the following counties:

  1. Harrison County - 1,160 cosmetologists
  2. Lancaster County - 510 cosmetologists
  3. Antelope County - 280 cosmetologists

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of cosmetologists in the state of Nebraska will grow to 4,630. This would require a 11% growth in the profession.

Salary

A cosmetologist in Nebraska earns $25,280 per year on average. However, Nebraska cosmetologists earned anywhere in the range from as less than $15,420 per year to more than $38,460 per year in 2010. A cosmetologist in the following Nebraska counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Harrison County - $28,900 per year
  2. Antelope County - $27,070 per year
  3. Arthur County - $22,500 per year

A cosmetologist in the following counties in Nebraska make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Lancaster County - $19,720 per year
  2. Adams County - $21,310 per year
  3. Butler County - $21,610 per year

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

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

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,925 miles from location Western Nebraska Community College Scottsbluff NE 16.547 n/a 2,304
6,542 miles from location Vatterott College-Spring Valley Campus Omaha NE 20.5152 n/a 748
6,572 miles from location Josephs College of Beauty-Lincoln Lincoln NE 20.9103 n/a 353
6,539 miles from location Xenon International Academy II Inc Omaha NE 37.4377 100% 286
6,576 miles from location College of Hair Design Lincoln NE 32.0664 n/a 160
6,542 miles from location Capitol School of Hairstyling and Esthetics Omaha NE 35.4273 n/a 121
6,570 miles from location College of Hair Design-East Campus Lincoln NE n/a n/a 92
6,561 miles from location La'James International College Fremont NE 24.9233 n/a 51
6,926 miles from location Fullen School of Hair Design Scottsbluff NE 30.8314 n/a 40
 

Curious what studying Cosmetology gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Barbers + n/a $31,010
2
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists + 2,350 $25,280 -15.8%
3
Skincare Specialists + 140 $33,430 133.3%
4
Manicurists and Pedicurists + 120 $25,280 20.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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