Wisconsin contains three schools that offer pastry programs. Milwaukee Area Technical College, the highest-ranking pastry school in WI, has a total student population of 20,215 and is the 3681st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 pastry schools in Wisconsin, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Madison Area Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($9,970/yr), with Milwaukee Area Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $6,574/yr.
Pastry students from Wisconsin schools who go on to become culinary artists, bakers, chefs, pastry chefs, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 140,510 people working as bakers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $25,350. Also, Cooks, private household make on average $27,720 per year and there are about 770 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the pastry schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from pastry, there are 4047 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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