Minnesota contains five schools that offer hotel and hospitality management programs. University of Minnesota-Crookston, the highest-ranking hotel and hospitality management school in MN, has a total student population of 2,279 and is the 551st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 hotel and hospitality management schools in Minnesota, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institutes International Minnesota comes out as the most expensive ($28,338/yr), with Central Lakes College-Brainerd as the lowest recorded at only $9,841/yr.
Hotel and Hospitality Management students from Minnesota 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 Minnesota alone, there are 550 employed lodging managers earning an average yearly salary of $44,730. Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks in this state earn $20,370/yr and there are 5,080 employed.
Also, within the hotel and hospitality management schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from hotel and hospitality management, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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