Saint Louis, MO (population: 349,763) has five culinary schools within its city limits. St Louis Hair Academy, the highest ranked school in the city with a culinary program, has a total student population of 22. It is the 1651st highest ranked school in the USA and the 51st highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University).
Culinary students from Saint Louis schools who go on to become culinary artists, bakers, chefs, cooks, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 140,510 people working as bakers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $25,350. Also, Cooks, private household make on average $27,720 per year and there are about 770 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 5 culinary schools in Saint Louis, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, St Louis Hair Academy comes out as the most expensive ($20,628/yr) for culinary students, with Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park as the lowest, reported at only $7,837/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Saint Louis|
|Maryland Heights||MO||-||1||21.4481||9||11.4 miles|
|Saint Charles||MO||65,986||1||57.1604||124||18.3 miles|
|Saint Peters||MO||56,697||1||24.7073||15||22.2 miles|