Beauty in Oklahoma

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Schools Offering Beauty Programs in Oklahoma

Each year, approximately 1.4% of Oklahoma graduates receive certificates in beauty. In other words, every year an estimated 1,431 beauty professionals graduate from Oklahoma's 52 beauty schools.

Top Schools

American Beauty Institute, which is located in Mcalester, is the top-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a beauty program. It received a ranking of 59th in the country in 2010. 3 students graduated with a certificate in beauty from American Beauty Institute in 2010.

Indian Capital Technology Center-Muskogee, which is located in Muskogee, is the second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a beauty program. It received a ranking of 60th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 33 students graduated from Indian Capital Technology Center-Muskogee beauty program.

Pontotoc Technology Center, which is located in Ada, is the third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a beauty program. It received a ranking of 66th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Pontotoc Technology Center graduated 21 students from its beauty programs. Tuition at Pontotoc Technology Center was $0 per year.


In 2010, the beauty schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Oklahoma were:

The beauty schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Oklahoma were:

A beauty certificate from an Oklahoma school... what next?

Barber, cosmetology instructor, and salon manager are the professions of choice for a majority of beauty graduates in Oklahoma. In 2010, there were 5,250 beauty professional working in Oklahoma, including 2,130 hairdressers, barbers, and 2,320 cosmetology instructors. The following counties have the largest number of Oklahoma beauty professionals:

  1. Canadian County - 2,030 beauty professionals
  2. Creek County - 1,320 beauty professionals
  3. Adair County - 560 beauty professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of beauty professionals in Oklahoma will grow by 12%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 7,030 beauty professionals working in Oklahoma. The greatest growth for beauty professional is predicted to be amongst Hairdressers, who are expected to increase by 18% by 2018.


beauty professionals in Oklahoma earn $31,640 per year on average. But, salaries for beauty professional can vary. In 2010, beauty professional made as little as less than $15,330 per year or as much as more than $83,110 per year in Oklahoma. On average beauty professional earn the most in the following Oklahoma counties:

  1. Canadian County - $37,860 per year
  2. Creek County - $33,867 per year
  3. Atoka County - $33,413 per year

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

  1. Beckham County - $18,150 per year
  2. Cherokee County - $31,093 per year
  3. Adair County - $32,370 per year

The beauty professionals with highest average salaries in Oklahoma were:

  1. Cosmetology Instructor - $49,560 per year
  2. Salon Manager - $30,830 per year
  3. Hairdresser - $23,700 per year

The beauty professionals with lowest average salaries in Oklahoma were:

  1. Hairdresser - $23,700 per year
  2. Barber - $22,470 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in beauty in Oklahoma and to compare salaries with various related fields such as cosmetology or fashion, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Beauty in Oklahoma
  • Certificate in Beauty in Oklahoma

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,654 miles from location Francis Tuttle Technology Center Oklahoma City OK 10.646 n/a 1,993
6,646 miles from location Metro Technology Centers Oklahoma City OK 30.6097 n/a 1,172
6,646 miles from location Moore Norman Technology Center Norman OK 33.4418 100% 1,082
6,594 miles from location Central Technology Center Drumright OK 31.8861 100% 1,014
6,647 miles from location Heritage College-Oklahoma City Oklahoma City OK 20.5372 n/a 854
6,642 miles from location Mid-America Technology Center Wayne OK 18.25 n/a 842
6,523 miles from location Indian Capital Technology Center-Muskogee Muskogee OK 40.4862 n/a 706
6,664 miles from location Autry Technology Center Enid OK 30.474 100% 587
6,742 miles from location Western Technology Center Burns Flat OK 33.6808 n/a 586
6,622 miles from location Meridian Technology Center Stillwater OK 28.3712 n/a 576
6,552 miles from location Tri County Technology Center Bartlesville OK 32.1436 n/a 568
6,667 miles from location Canadian Valley Technology Center El Reno OK 17.7934 n/a 549
6,630 miles from location Southern Oklahoma Technology Center Ardmore OK 18.2326 56% 494
6,618 miles from location Pioneer Technology Center Ponca City OK 32.3087 n/a 491
6,500 miles from location Northeast Technology Center-Afton Afton OK 27.478 n/a 489
6,558 miles from location Tulsa Technology Center-Peoria Tulsa OK 34.1339 100% 424
6,551 miles from location Tulsa Technology Center-Broken Arrow Campus Broken Arrow OK 33.4732 100% 371
6,604 miles from location Pontotoc Technology Center Ada OK 34.2037 n/a 249
6,521 miles from location Northeast Technology Center-Pryor Pryor OK 26.2182 n/a 219
6,647 miles from location Oklahoma Health Academy Oklahoma City OK 22.4998 n/a 216
6,702 miles from location Caddo Kiowa Technology Center Fort Cobb OK 30.5143 n/a 183
6,551 miles from location CC's Cosmetology College Tulsa OK 15.5 n/a 174
6,683 miles from location Chisholm Trail Technology Center Omega OK 18.4787 n/a 173
6,680 miles from location Red River Technology Center Duncan OK 25.0966 n/a 168
6,433 miles from location Kiamichi Technology Center-Idabel Idabel OK 32.0701 n/a 142
6,566 miles from location Standard Beauty College of Oklahoma LLC Sand Springs OK 18.2309 n/a 135
6,656 miles from location Central State Beauty Academy Oklahoma City OK 27.7588 n/a 129
6,555 miles from location Clary Sage College Tulsa OK 17.1048 n/a 118
6,703 miles from location Eves College of Hairstyling Lawton OK 26.8992 n/a 111
6,641 miles from location Mid-Del Technology Center Oklahoma City OK 25.5181 n/a 110
6,521 miles from location Pryor Beauty College Pryor OK 27.1954 n/a 63
6,575 miles from location Kiamichi Technology Center-Atoka Atoka OK 33.359 n/a 61
6,666 miles from location Enid Beauty College Enid OK 29.7694 n/a 56
6,552 miles from location Broken Arrow Beauty College-Tulsa Tulsa OK 30.0607 n/a 55
6,494 miles from location 4-States Academy of Cosmetology Miami OK 11.6007 n/a 52
6,549 miles from location Broken Arrow Beauty College Inc Broken Arrow OK 27.1763 n/a 52
6,615 miles from location Institute of Hair Design Shawnee OK 28.7291 n/a 50
6,617 miles from location Ponca City Beauty College Ponca City OK 28.7613 n/a 45
6,650 miles from location Academy of Hair Design Oklahoma City OK n/a n/a 37
6,559 miles from location Technical Institute of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences Tulsa OK 19.427 n/a 35
6,615 miles from location Shawnee Beauty College Shawnee OK 29.5059 n/a 34
6,618 miles from location Cosmetology Schools Inc Stillwater OK 24.7701 n/a 30
6,527 miles from location Virgils Beauty College Muskogee OK 25.4124 n/a 30
6,590 miles from location Southern School of Beauty Inc Durant OK 32.3535 n/a 29
6,560 miles from location 4-States Okmulgee Academy of Cosmetology Okmulgee OK 21.1237 n/a 28
0 miles from location Beauty Technical College Inc Tahlequah OK 28.674 n/a 28
6,661 miles from location Yukon Beauty College Inc Yukon OK 31.5693 n/a 25
6,551 miles from location American Beauty Institute Mcalester OK 40.5489 100% 23
6,602 miles from location Cutter's Edge School of Cosmetology Cushing OK n/a n/a 21
6,538 miles from location Claremore Beauty College Claremore OK 31.7362 n/a 20
6,646 miles from location Hollywood Cosmetology Center Norman OK 26.4309 n/a 18
6,746 miles from location Woodward Beauty College Woodward OK 21.9291 n/a 4

Curious what studying Beauty gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Barbers + n/a $22,470
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary + 2,320 $49,560 18.4%
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists + 2,130 $23,700 6.5%
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers + 800 $30,830 42.9%

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