Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in General Cosmetology and the types of students that study this field. Aveda Institute-Covington awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Empire Beauty School-Flagstaff and Margaret's Hair Academy Inc have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in General Cosmetology. Tuition costs for General Cosmetology majors are, on average, $3,127 for in-state public colleges, and $11,254 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with General Cosmetology programs are Private for-profit, less-than 2-year institutions.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the General Cosmetology field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. General Cosmetology majors need many skills, but most especially Active Listening. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that General Cosmetology majors need more than the average amount of Equipment Selection, Troubleshooting, and Service Orientation.
These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for General Cosmetology majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Equipment Selection is very distinctive for majors, but the Active Listening, Speaking, and Critical Thinking are the three most important skills for people in the field.