Vermont contains three schools that offer hospitality programs. Johnson State College, the highest-ranking hospitality school in VT, has a total student population of 1,964 and is the 630th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 hospitality schools in Vermont, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New England Culinary Institute comes out as the most expensive ($34,848/yr), with Johnson State College as the lowest recorded at only $12,651/yr.
Hospitality students from Vermont 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 Vermont alone, there are 24,510 employed food preparation and serving related employees earning an average yearly salary of $24,630. Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop in this state earn $22,920/yr and there are 540 employed.
Also, within the hospitality schools in Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from hospitality, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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