New Hampshire contains three schools that offer cooking programs. Southern New Hampshire University, the highest-ranking cooking school in NH, has a total student population of 7,119 and is the 605th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 cooking schools in New Hampshire, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern New Hampshire University comes out as the most expensive ($23,655/yr), with Lakes Region Community College as the lowest recorded at only $13,158/yr.
Cooking students from New Hampshire schools who go on to become chefs, cooks, sous chefs, line cooks, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 94,300 people working as chefs and head cooks alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $44,240. Also, Cooks, private household make on average $27,720 per year and there are about 770 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the cooking schools in New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from cooking, 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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