New Hampshire contains four schools that offer catering programs. Johnson & Wales University, the highest-ranking catering school in NH, has a total student population of 10,709 and is the 2198th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 catering schools in New Hampshire, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New England Culinary Institute comes out as the most expensive ($34,848/yr), with Salter College-West Boylston as the lowest recorded at only $21,136/yr.
Catering students from New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire alone, there are 180 employed meeting and convention planners earning an average yearly salary of $43,170. Food preparation and serving related employees in this state earn $22,110/yr and there are 52,930 employed.
Also, within the catering schools in New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from catering, there are 1118 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,808 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,614, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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