Trade – Technical Schools in the US Industry Report




About the Industry

This industry includes schools that offer vocational and technical training in a variety of technical subjects and trades. Training often leads to job-specific certification. Instruction may be provided in diverse settings, such as the company’s training facilities, the workplace, the home or through distance-learning methods. Major segments include cosmetology and barber schools, flight training, apprenticeship training and other technical training.

The primary activities of this industry are:
Barber colleges
Beauty schools
Flight training schools
Apprenticeship training programs
Commercial or graphic art schools
Bartending schools
Electronic equipment repair training schools
Firefighter training schools
Medical technician schools
Real estate schools

The major products and services in this industry are:
Cosmetology and barber schools
Flight training schools
Apprenticeship training schools
Other technical and trade schools


Table of Contents

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Impact Update 3
About This Industry 5
Industry Definition 5
Major Players 5
Main Activities 5
Supply Chain 6
Industry at a Glance 7
Executive Summary 9
Industry Performance 10
Key External Drivers 10
Current Performance 11
Industry Outlook 14
Outlook 14
Industry Life Cycle 16
Products & Markets 17
Supply Chain 17
Products & Services 17
Major Markets 18
Business Locations 19
Competitive Landscape 22
Market Share Concentration 22
Key Success Factors 22
Cost Structure Benchmarks 22
Basis of Competition 25
Barriers to Entry 26
Industry Globalization 26
Major Companies 27
Other Companies 27
Operating Conditions 28
Capital Intensity 28
Technology & Systems 28
Revenue Volatility 30
Regulation & Policy 30
Industry Assistance 32
Key Statistics 34
Industry Data 34
Annual Change 34
Key Ratios 34
Industry Financial Ratios 35
Additional Resources 36
Additional Resources 36
Industry Jargon 36
Glossary 36