Arizona contains two schools that offer event planning programs. Arizona State University, the highest-ranking event planning school in AZ, has a total student population of 68,064 and is the 730th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 event planning schools in Arizona, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Arizona State University comes out as the most expensive ($9,603/yr), with Arizona State University as the lowest recorded at only $9,603/yr.
Event Planning students from Arizona schools who go on to become event planners, wedding planners, event managers, production planners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,530 people working as meeting and convention planners alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $48,060. Also, General and operations managers make on average $110,550 per year and there are about 1,689,680 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 39,270 employed general and operations managers earning an average yearly salary of $104,490. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $46,400/yr and there are 930 employed.
Also, within the event planning schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from event planning, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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