Beaumont, TX (population: 110,900) has two culinary schools within its city limits. Academy of Hair Design, the highest ranked school in the city with a culinary program, has a total student population of 67. It is the 2876th highest ranked school in the USA and the 134th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Culinary students from Beaumont 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.
Beaumont lies in Jefferson county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Beaumont-Port Arthur area has 159,930 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $18.65/hr average worker wage, and a $38,800 average annual salary.
Of the 2 culinary schools in Beaumont, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lamar Institute of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($9,621/yr) for culinary students, with Academy of Hair Design as the lowest, reported at only $7,212/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Beaumont|
|Lake Charles||LA||71,903||5||21.6002||139||56.8 miles|
|Texas City||TX||44,907||1||8.31197||63||68.1 miles|
|League City||TX||78,312||0||-||0||71.5 miles|
|South Houston||TX||-||1||23.7623||5||72.0 miles|
|The Woodlands||TX||101,065||1||14.626||77||80.9 miles|
|Missouri City||TX||77,622||0||-||0||91.4 miles|