Pennsylvania contains one school that offers event planning programs. Haverford College has a total student population of 1,190 and is the 54th highest ranked school in America.
Event Planning students from Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania alone, there are 45,080 employed general and operations managers earning an average yearly salary of $102,320. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $44,660/yr and there are 1,840 employed.
Also, within the event planning schools in Pennsylvania, the average student population is 2,077 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from event planning, there are 10679 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,747 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,718, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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