Delaware contains one school that offers catering programs. Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington has a total student population of 7,488 and is the 5667th highest ranked school in America.
Catering students from Delaware schools who go on to become caterers, professional caterers, food service managers, food service directors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 11,218,260 people working as food preparation and serving related employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $20,880. Also, Meeting and convention planners make on average $48,060 per year and there are about 51,530 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 170 employed meeting and convention planners earning an average yearly salary of $48,120. Food preparation and serving related employees in this state earn $22,290/yr and there are 35,110 employed.
Also, within the catering schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from catering, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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