District Of Columbia contains two schools that offer event planning programs. University of Maryland-College Park, the highest-ranking event planning school in DC, has a total student population of 37,195 and is the 665th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 event planning schools in District Of Columbia, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Maryland-College Park comes out as the most expensive ($13,433/yr), with Morgan State University as the lowest recorded at only $9,978/yr.
Event Planning students from District Of Columbia 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 District Of Columbia alone, there are 27,440 employed general and operations managers earning an average yearly salary of $120,890. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $55,170/yr and there are 1,930 employed.
Also, within the event planning schools in District Of Columbia, the average student population is 6,076 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from event planning, there are 1138 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,715 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $0, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.