Kansas contains two schools that offer travel and tourism programs. Cloud County Community College, the highest-ranking travel and tourism school in KS, has a total student population of 2,786 and is the 4049th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 travel and tourism schools in Kansas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Butler Community College comes out as the most expensive ($6,456/yr), with Cloud County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,858/yr.
Travel and Tourism students from Kansas schools who go on to become travel agents, tourism agents, tourism specialists, tour guides, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 76,990 people working as travel agents alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $32,450. Also, Travel guides make on average $33,300 per year and there are about 4,270 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the travel and tourism schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from travel and tourism, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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