Sandersville, GA has six catering schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Middle Georgia Technical College, the highest ranked school in this group with a catering program, has a total student population of 3,543. It is the 4279th highest ranked school in the USA and the 95th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University).
Catering students from Sandersville 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.
Sandersville lies in Washington county, which is one of the 106 counties in Georgia. Overall, the East Georgia nonmetropolitan area has 84,870 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $15.18/hr average worker wage, and a $31,570 average annual salary.
Of the 6 catering schools with a 100-mile radius of Sandersville, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Athens Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($14,421/yr) for catering students, with Middle Georgia Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $2,582/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Sandersville|
|Warner Robins||GA||64,183||3||21.3509||61||54.2 miles|
|North Augusta||SC||-||1||27.4739||4||60.7 miles|
|Fort Valley||GA||-||1||21.9471||51||69.3 miles|