Cape Girardeau, MO has one event planning school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Saint Louis University-Main Campus has a total student population of 16,317. It is the 1085th highest ranked school in the USA and the 33rd highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University).
Event Planning students from Cape Girardeau 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.
Cape Girardeau lies in Cape Girardeau county, which is one of the 39 counties in Missouri. Overall, the Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area has 197,160 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $14.87/hr average worker wage, and a $30,940 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Louis University-Main Campus ends up costing a student $31,255/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cape Girardeau|
|Poplar Bluff||MO||-||2||28.7059||62||61.4 miles|