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Beauty Schools in Alabama

There are 29 Alabama schools offering beauty programs. 1,055 students graduated with degrees from Alabama beauty schools in 2010. 1,045 of all these students graduated with certificates and ten of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 844 students graduate from programs in Alabama in beauty each year. This accounts for 1% of beauty students who schools in the United States graduate. Specifically, 1,045 students graduated with certificates in beauty and ten with a degree at the associate's level.

29 beauty schools are located in this state. And of these, eight schools are private, while 21 schools are public. While private beauty school tuition is $12,100, public beauty school tuition varies from $1,308 to $3,570.

Average tuition for beauty programs is $3,407. The highest tuition for beauty programs, which is $12,100 per year, is at Virginia College-Montgomery, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $1,308 every year, is at J F Ingram State Technical College.

Alabama beauty schools offer certificates and associates degrees.

Beauty Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

On average, 844 students graduate from programs in Alabama in beauty each year. This accounts for 1% of beauty students who schools in the United States graduate. Specifically, 1,045 students graduated with certificates in beauty and ten with a degree at the associate's level.

Beauty Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 670
  • Certificate 2007: 594
  • Certificate 2008: 625
  • Certificate 2009: 746
  • Certificate 2010: 1045
  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 4
  • Associate 2008: 8
  • Associate 2009: 13
  • Associate 2010: 10

Beauty Program Availability in Alabama

Schools in Alabama offer a total of 57 programs in beauty. Of these programs, 93% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Beauty Program Availability in Alabama

  • Certificate: 53
  • Associate: 4

Barbers — Salary by Percentile

Barbers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15960
  • 25th Percentile: 17180
  • Median: 19220
  • 75th Percentile: 30640
  • 90th Percentile: 42910

Shampooers — Salary by Percentile

Shampooers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15540
  • 25th Percentile: 16160
  • Median: 17750
  • 75th Percentile: 19290
  • 90th Percentile: 20790

Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists — Salary by Percentile

Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15950
  • 25th Percentile: 17480
  • Median: 20980
  • 75th Percentile: 28170
  • 90th Percentile: 38200

Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance — Salary by Percentile

Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 23495
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Skincare Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Skincare Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16040
  • 25th Percentile: 18550
  • Median: 28560
  • 75th Percentile: 34440
  • 90th Percentile: 37880

Manicurists and Pedicurists — Salary by Percentile

Manicurists and Pedicurists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16410
  • 25th Percentile: 18120
  • Median: 21150
  • 75th Percentile: 27810
  • 90th Percentile: 36130

Barbers — Employment Trend

Barbers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 18070
  • Median Salary 2007: 18350
  • Median Salary 2008: 19020
  • Median Salary 2009: 18760
  • Median Salary 2010: 19220
  • Total Employed 2006: 0
  • Total Employed 2007: 0
  • Total Employed 2008: 0
  • Total Employed 2009: 0
  • Total Employed 2010: 0

Shampooers — Employment Trend

Shampooers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 15480
  • Median Salary 2007: 14820
  • Median Salary 2008: 15350
  • Median Salary 2009: 15980
  • Median Salary 2010: 17750
  • Total Employed 2006: 410
  • Total Employed 2007: 540
  • Total Employed 2008: 430
  • Total Employed 2009: 430
  • Total Employed 2010: 190

Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists — Employment Trend

Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 18490
  • Median Salary 2007: 20590
  • Median Salary 2008: 22860
  • Median Salary 2009: 24180
  • Median Salary 2010: 20980
  • Total Employed 2006: 2960
  • Total Employed 2007: 3480
  • Total Employed 2008: 3670
  • Total Employed 2009: 3820
  • Total Employed 2010: 3250

Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance — Employment Trend

Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 14125
  • Median Salary 2007: 14820
  • Median Salary 2008: 15300
  • Median Salary 2009: 18960
  • Median Salary 2010: 23495
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Skincare Specialists — Employment Trend

Skincare Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 18240
  • Median Salary 2007: 19650
  • Median Salary 2008: 21080
  • Median Salary 2009: 29100
  • Median Salary 2010: 28560
  • Total Employed 2006: 230
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 180
  • Total Employed 2010: 200

Manicurists and Pedicurists — Employment Trend

Manicurists and Pedicurists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 17420
  • Median Salary 2007: 17200
  • Median Salary 2008: 18390
  • Median Salary 2009: 19340
  • Median Salary 2010: 21150
  • Total Employed 2006: 410
  • Total Employed 2007: 380
  • Total Employed 2008: 280
  • Total Employed 2009: 220
  • Total Employed 2010: 260

Alabama vs National Beauty Employment

Alabama vs National Beauty Employment

  • Employed in Alabama: 0.861% (3940)

Beauty Schools in Alabama

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1. Paul Mitchell the School - Huntsville

3810 Sullivan St Ste F
Madison, AL 35805
(256) 464-8886

Paul Mitchell the School-Huntsville offers one beauty program and it is located in the suburbs of Madison, Alabama. Overall, 113 students pursue degrees in one Paul Mitchell the School-Huntsville program.

2. Northeast Alabama Community College

138 Highway 35
Rainsville, AL 35986
(205) 638-4418x234

Northeast Alabama Community College, which is very close to Rainsville, Alabama, is located in a rural setting and it offers one program in beauty. It is one of 23 community colleges in Alabama.

3. Bevill State Community College

1411 Indiana Avenue
Jasper, AL 35501
(205) 387-0511

Bevill State Community College is in town of Jasper, Alabama. This college offers two programs in beauty. Students are offered two certificates in beauty by it. 4,704 students pursue degrees in 35 programs at this community college, overall.

4. Fortis College School of Cosmetology

300-F Azalea Rd
Mobile, AL 36609
(251) 342-3230

Fortis College School of Cosmetology, which is 6.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in Mobile, AL and it offers one beauty program. This school is one of 9 vocational schools in Alabama.

5. The Xcell Academy

1694 Montgomery Hwy Ste 124
Hoover, AL 35216
(205) 824-4442

The Xcell Academy, which is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Hoover, AL. It offers four beauty programs. Students are offered four certificates in beauty by this vocational school. It is one of 9 vocational schools in Alabama. It is the third largest institution in the state of Alabama offering beauty in terms of programs.

6. Blue Cliff Career College

2970 Cottage Hill Rd.- Suite 175
Mobile, AL 36606
(251) 473-2220

Blue Cliff Career College offers three beauty programs. It offers three beauty certificates to students. This school, which is 4.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Mobile, AL. It is a for-profit institution. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Alabama offering beauty in terms of programs.

7. Bishop State Community College

351 North Broad Street
Mobile, AL 36603-5898
(251) 405-7000

Bishop State Community College, which is 0.8 miles from the center of the city, is in Mobile, AL. It offers two beauty programs. It offers two certificates in beauty to students. This community college is one of 23 community colleges in Alabama. In terms of programs, it is the eighth largest institution in the state of Alabama offering beauty.

8. J F Drake State Technical College

3421 Meridian St N
Huntsville, AL 35811
(256) 539-8161

J F Drake State Technical College offers two programs in beauty. It offers students two certificates in beauty. This technical college, which is 2.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Huntsville, AL. Overall, 1,557 students pursue degrees in 22 programs at this small school. In terms of programs, it is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering beauty.

9. Alabama Southern Community College

2800 South Alabama Avenue
Monroeville, AL 36460
(251) 575-3156x8252

Alabama Southern Community College, which is very close to Monroeville, Alabama, is located in a rural setting and this college offers one program in beauty. 1,503 students pursue degrees in 12 programs at this college, overall.

10. Northwest Shoals Community College - Muscle Shoals

800 George Wallace Blvd
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 331-5200

Northwest Shoals Community College-Muscle Shoals is near the heart of downtown. It offers two beauty programs. Students are offered two beauty certificates by this college. It is a public 2-year institution.

11. Virginia College - Montgomery

6200 Atlanta Highway
Montgomery, AL 36117-2800
(334) 277-3390x2901

Virginia College-Montgomery offers two programs in beauty. It offers two certificates in beauty to students. It is near the center of the city. 1,009 students seek degrees in ten programs at this college, overall.

12. Snead State Community College

220 North Walnut Street
Boaz, AL 35957-0734
(256) 593-5120

Snead State Community College offers four programs in beauty. Out of those, it offers students three beauty certificates and one degree at the associate's level in beauty. This college is in town of Boaz, Alabama. 2,483 students seek degrees in 18 Snead State Community College programs, overall. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering beauty in terms of programs.

13. The Southeastern School of Cosmetology

849 Dennison Ave. SW- Suite 101
Birmingham, AL 35211-3865
(205) 323-1011

The Southeastern School of Cosmetology, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Birmingham, AL. It offers three programs in beauty. This vocational school offers students three certificates in beauty. This school is one of 9 vocational schools in Alabama. In terms of programs, this vocational school is the sixth largest institution in the state of Alabama offering beauty.

14. Southern Union State Community College

750 Roberts St
Wadley, AL 36276
(256) 395-2211

Southern Union State Community College, which is very close to Wadley, Alabama, is in a rural setting. This college offers two programs in beauty. Out of those, this medium-sized college offers students one certificate in beauty and one degree at the associate's level in beauty. It is one of 23 community colleges in Alabama.

15. J F Ingram State Technical College

5375 Ingram Rd
Deatsville, AL 36022
(334) 285-5177x349

J F Ingram State Technical College offers two programs in beauty. It offers two beauty certificates to students. This technical college, which is very close to Deatsville, Alabama, is located in a rural area. This school is a public 2-year institution.

16. H Councill Trenholm State Technical College

1225 Air Base Blvd
Montgomery, AL 36108-3199
(334) 420-4200

H Councill Trenholm State Technical College, which is 2.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Montgomery, AL and it offers one program in beauty. This technical college is a historically black, public, 2-year institution.

17. Lurleen B Wallace Community College

1000 Dannelly Blvd.
Andalusia, AL 36420-1418
(334) 222-6591

Lurleen B Wallace Community College is in Andalusia, Alabama, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in beauty. It is one of 23 community colleges in Alabama.

18. Shelton State Community College

9500 Old Greensboro Rd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35405-8522
(205) 391-2211

Shelton State Community College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Tuscaloosa, AL. It offers four beauty programs. It offers students four beauty certificates. It is a historically black, public, 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of Alabama offering beauty.

19. Central Alabama Community College

1675 Cherokee Rd
Alexander City, AL 35010
(256) 234-6346

Central Alabama Community College offers two beauty programs. Of those, students are offered one beauty certificate by it and one associate's level beauty degree. This college is in Alexander City, Alabama, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is a public 2-year institution.

20. George C Wallace State Community College - Selma

3000 Earl Goodwin Parkway
Selma, AL 36703-2808
(334) 876-9227

George C Wallace State Community College-Selma is located in Selma, Alabama, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers two beauty programs. It offers students two beauty certificates. Overall, 2,116 students seek degrees in 19 programs at this college.

21. Lawson State Community College - Birmingham

3060 Wilson Rd SW
Birmingham, AL 35221-1717
(205) 925-2515

Lawson State Community College-Birmingham is near the heart of downtown. This college offers two beauty programs. Students are offered two beauty certificates by it. This college is a historically black, public, 2-year institution.

22. Reid State Technical College

I65 and Hwy 83
Evergreen, AL 36401
(251) 578-1313

Reid State Technical College is in Evergreen, Alabama, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two beauty programs. This small school offers students two certificates in beauty. This technical college is a public 2-year institution.

23. The Alabama State College of Barber Styling

753 Main Street
Gardendale, AL 35071
(205) 631-8898

The Alabama State College of Barber Styling is located in the suburbs of Gardendale, Alabama and it offers one program in beauty. Overall, 21 students seek degrees in one Alabama State College of Barber Styling program.

24. Jefferson Davis Community College

220 Alco Dr
Brewton, AL 36426
(251) 867-4832

Jefferson Davis Community College offers one beauty program and this college is located in town of Brewton, Alabama. Overall, 1,314 students seek degrees in 36 programs at this college.

25. John C Calhoun State Community College

6250 U S Highway 31 N
Tanner, AL 35671
(256) 306-2500

John C Calhoun State Community College, which is near Tanner, is in a rural setting. It offers four beauty programs. This community college offers four beauty certificates to students. It is one of 23 community colleges in Alabama. In terms of programs, it is the largest institution in the state of Alabama offering beauty.

26. Gadsden State Community College

1001 George Wallace Dr
Gadsden, AL 35903
(256) 549-8200

Gadsden State Community College is near the heart of downtown and it offers one program in beauty. 7,031 students seek degrees in 50 programs at this college, overall.

27. George C Wallace State Community College - Hanceville

801 Main St NW
Hanceville, AL 35077-2000
(256) 352-8000

George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville, which is very close to Hanceville, Alabama, is in a rural setting and it offers one beauty program. 6,371 students seek degrees in 60 George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville programs, overall.

28. George C Wallace State Community College - Dothan

1141 Wallace Drive
Dothan, AL 36303-9234
(334) 983-3521

George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan offers one program in beauty and it is near the center of the city. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering beauty programs.

29. Virginia College - Huntsville

2800 Bob Wallace Ave
Huntsville, AL 35805-9945
(256) 533-7387

Virginia College-Huntsville offers two programs in beauty. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in beauty by VC and one associate's level beauty degree. VC is near the heart of downtown.

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