Nevada contains five schools that offer event planning programs. Brigham Young University, the highest-ranking event planning school in NV, has a total student population of 34,130 and is the 719th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 event planning schools in Nevada, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brigham Young University comes out as the most expensive ($10,978/yr), with Arizona State University as the lowest recorded at only $9,603/yr.
Event Planning students from Nevada 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 Nevada alone, there are 16,700 employed general and operations managers earning an average yearly salary of $103,440. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $48,470/yr and there are 490 employed.
Also, within the event planning schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from event planning, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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