Georgia contains fifteen schools that offer wedding planning programs. Altamaha Technical College, the highest-ranking wedding planning school in GA, has a total student population of 1,551 and is the 3477th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 wedding planning schools in Georgia, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Athens Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($14,421/yr), with Bainbridge College as the lowest recorded at only $2,087/yr.
Wedding Planning students from Georgia 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 Georgia alone, there are 1,300 employed travel agents earning an average yearly salary of $34,790. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $47,260/yr and there are 2,210 employed.
Also, within the wedding planning schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from wedding planning, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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