New York contains eleven schools that offer wedding planning programs. The Art Institute of New York City, the highest-ranking wedding planning school in NY, has a total student population of 1,329 and is the 3508th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 wedding planning schools in New York, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of New York City comes out as the most expensive ($33,682/yr), with Erie Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,003/yr.
Wedding Planning students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 6,770 employed travel agents earning an average yearly salary of $34,940. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $54,760/yr and there are 4,760 employed.
Also, within the wedding planning schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from wedding planning, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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