Maryland contains four schools that offer wedding planning programs. Baltimore International College, the highest-ranking wedding planning school in MD, has a total student population of 497 and is the 4707th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 wedding planning schools in Maryland, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Baltimore International College comes out as the most expensive ($26,875/yr), with Montgomery College as the lowest recorded at only $8,443/yr.
Wedding Planning students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 1,060 employed travel agents earning an average yearly salary of $34,780. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $53,200/yr and there are 1,450 employed.
Also, within the wedding planning schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from wedding planning, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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