Connecticut contains ten schools that offer hospitality programs. University of New Haven, the highest-ranking hospitality school in CT, has a total student population of 5,770 and is the 438th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 hospitality schools in Connecticut, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Butler Business School Inc comes out as the most expensive ($27,580/yr), with Three Rivers Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,092/yr.
Hospitality students from Connecticut schools who go on to become hospitality managers, caterers, event planners, wedding planners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 334,310 people working as hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $19,190. Also, Food preparation and serving related employees make on average $20,880 per year and there are about 11,218,260 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 124,050 employed food preparation and serving related employees earning an average yearly salary of $23,960. Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop in this state earn $21,120/yr and there are 2,950 employed.
Also, within the hospitality schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from hospitality, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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