Greensboro, NC (population: 259,523) has one hospitality school within its city limits. University of North Carolina at Greensboro has a total student population of 21,306. It is the 275th highest ranked school in the USA and the 11th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University). To learn more about hospitality programs in Greensboro, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of hospitality professors at University of North Carolina at Greensboro such as Joseph Brown, David Cardenas, and Yu Chin (jerrie) Hsieh.
Hospitality students from Greensboro 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 Greensboro-High Point area alone, there are 28,910 employed food preparation and serving related employees earning an average salary of $19,040. Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop in this area earn $16,950/yr and there are 630 employed.
Greensboro lies in Guilford county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Greensboro-High Point area has 349,130 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $18.78/hr average worker wage, and a $39,060 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.796 out of every 1000 jobs in Greensboro are held by hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop, and 82.806/1000 are held by food preparation and serving related employees.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Carolina at Greensboro ends up costing a student $6,012/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Greensboro|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||11.8 miles|
|Winston Salem||NC||-||7||32.3218||230||23.2 miles|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||45.4 miles|