Kansas contains three schools that offer wedding planning programs. Colby Community College, the highest-ranking wedding planning school in KS, has a total student population of 1,565 and is the 2830th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 wedding planning schools in Kansas, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Johnson County Community College comes out as the most expensive ($9,481/yr), with Colby Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,131/yr.
Wedding Planning students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 420 employed travel agents earning an average yearly salary of $31,580. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $40,510/yr and there are 390 employed.
Also, within the wedding planning schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from wedding planning, 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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