Maryville, TN has one catering school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. North Georgia Technical College has a total student population of 2,865. It is the 2937th highest ranked school in the USA and the 54th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University).
Catering students from Maryville 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 Knoxville area alone, there are 30 employed meeting and convention planners earning an average salary of $34,720. Food preparation and serving related employees in this area earn $18,380/yr and there are 30,760 employed.
Maryville lies in Blount county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Knoxville area has 324,080 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $18.18/hr average worker wage, and a $37,820 average annual salary. Thus, about 94.909 out of every 1000 jobs in Maryville are held by food preparation and serving related employees, and 0.098/1000 are held by meeting and convention planners.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, North Georgia Technical College ends up costing a student $7,827/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Maryville|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||87.6 miles|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||96.5 miles|