Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Barbering and the types of students that study this field. Instituto de Banca y Comercio Inc awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Moler Barber College and American College of Hairstyling-Des Moines have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Barbering. Tuition costs for Barbering majors are, on average, $3,120 for in-state public colleges, and $5,736 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Barbering programs are Private for-profit, less-than 2-year institutions.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Barbering field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Barbering majors need many skills, but most especially Active Listening. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Barbering majors need more than the average amount of Equipment Maintenance, Equipment Selection, and Repairing.
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 Barbering 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 Maintenance is very distinctive for majors, but the Active Listening, Monitoring, and Speaking are the three most important skills for people in the field.