Roscommon, MI has five hospitality schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Central Michigan University, the highest ranked school in this group with a hospitality program, has a total student population of 27,247. It is the 239th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about hospitality programs in Roscommon, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of hospitality professors at Central Michigan University such as Yae Sock Roh, and Ken Rumsey.
Hospitality students from Roscommon 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 Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 8,150 employed food preparation and serving related employees earning an average salary of $18,960. Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop in this area earn $18,270/yr and there are 110 employed.
Roscommon lies in Roscommon county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area has 75,860 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $15.99/hr average worker wage, and a $33,260 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.422 out of every 1000 jobs in Roscommon are held by hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop, and 107.424/1000 are held by food preparation and serving related employees.
Of the 5 hospitality schools with a 100-mile radius of Roscommon, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northwood University comes out as the most expensive ($18,026/yr) for hospitality students, with North Central Michigan College as the lowest, reported at only $5,787/yr.