Georgia contains five schools that offer hotel and hospitality management programs. Georgia Southern University, the highest-ranking hotel and hospitality management school in GA, has a total student population of 19,086 and is the 1437th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 hotel and hospitality management schools in Georgia, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Albany Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($11,821/yr), with Savannah Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $4,782/yr.
Hotel and Hospitality Management students from Georgia schools who go on to become hotel and hospitality managers, hospitality managers, hotel managers, food service managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 224,360 people working as hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $21,130. Also, Lodging managers make on average $53,500 per year and there are about 31,660 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Georgia alone, there are 1,020 employed lodging managers earning an average yearly salary of $46,500. Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks in this state earn $19,040/yr and there are 7,430 employed.
Also, within the hotel and hospitality management schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from hotel and hospitality management, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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