Arizona contains seven schools that offer wedding planning programs. Scottsdale Culinary Institute, the highest-ranking wedding planning school in AZ, has a total student population of 1,522 and is the 2774th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 wedding planning schools in Arizona, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Scottsdale Culinary Institute comes out as the most expensive ($44,966/yr), with Pima Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,259/yr.
Wedding Planning students from Arizona 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 Arizona alone, there are 1,930 employed travel agents earning an average yearly salary of $28,140. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $46,400/yr and there are 930 employed.
Also, within the wedding planning schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from wedding planning, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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