Oregon contains seven schools that offer hotel management programs. Western Culinary Institute, the highest-ranking hotel management school in OR, has a total student population of 725 and is the 3586th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 hotel management schools in Oregon, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Western Culinary Institute comes out as the most expensive ($48,778/yr), with Clackamas Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,722/yr.
Hotel Management students from Oregon schools who go on to become hotel managers, hotel and hospitality managers, food service managers, resort 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 Oregon alone, there are 700 employed lodging managers earning an average yearly salary of $46,390. Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks in this state earn $21,620/yr and there are 3,710 employed.
Also, within the hotel management schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from hotel management, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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