Idaho contains two schools that offer hotel and hospitality management programs. Lewis-Clark State College, the highest-ranking hotel and hospitality management school in ID, has a total student population of 4,200 and is the 4262nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 hotel and hospitality management schools in Idaho, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lewis-Clark State College comes out as the most expensive ($13,162/yr), with College of Southern Idaho as the lowest recorded at only $5,559/yr.
Hotel and Hospitality Management students from Idaho 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 Idaho alone, there are 130 employed lodging managers earning an average yearly salary of $44,620. Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks in this state earn $18,120/yr and there are 1,280 employed.
Also, within the hotel and hospitality management schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from hotel and hospitality management, there are 1173 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,807 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,022, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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