New Hampshire contains four schools that offer hospitality programs. Southern New Hampshire University, the highest-ranking hospitality school in NH, has a total student population of 7,119 and is the 605th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 hospitality schools in New Hampshire, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern New Hampshire University comes out as the most expensive ($23,655/yr), with Lakes Region Community College as the lowest recorded at only $13,158/yr.
Hospitality students from New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire alone, there are 52,930 employed food preparation and serving related employees earning an average yearly salary of $22,110. Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop in this state earn $20,390/yr and there are 1,440 employed.
Also, within the hospitality schools in New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from hospitality, there are 1118 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,808 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,614, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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