Colchester, VT has six hospitality schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science, the highest ranked school in this group with a hospitality program, has a total student population of 915. It is the 571st highest ranked school in the USA and the 41st highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York). To learn more about hospitality programs in Colchester, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of hospitality professors at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science such as Joe Conto, Curtis Hemm, John McBride, Allen Sherwin, and Paul Sorgule.
Hospitality students from Colchester 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.
Of the 6 hospitality schools with a 100-mile radius of Colchester, 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) for hospitality students, with North Country Community College as the lowest, reported at only $10,780/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Colchester|
|Essex Junction||VT||-||1||2.61518||0||4.1 miles|
|New London||NH||-||5||27.7354||166||97.3 miles|