Alaska contains one school that offers wedding planning programs. Alaska Vocational Technical Center has a total student population of 820 and is the 871st highest ranked school in America.
Wedding Planning students from Alaska schools who go on to become wedding planners, event planners, wedding consultants, bridal consultants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,530 people working as meeting and convention planners alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $48,060. Also, Travel agents make on average $32,450 per year and there are about 76,990 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alaska alone, there are 260 employed travel agents earning an average yearly salary of $33,840. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $48,440/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the wedding planning schools in Alaska, the average student population is 3,367 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from wedding planning, there are 486 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,464, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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