San Antonio, TX (population: 1,402,013) has one wedding planning school within its city limits. St Philips College has a total student population of 11,008. It is the 5737th highest ranked school in the USA and the 327th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Wedding Planning students from San Antonio 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 San Antonio area alone, there are 570 employed travel agents earning an average salary of $30,750. Meeting and convention planners in this area earn $42,910/yr and there are 260 employed.
San Antonio lies in Bexar county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the San Antonio area has 837,030 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $18.25/hr average worker wage, and a $37,970 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.311 out of every 1000 jobs in San Antonio are held by meeting and convention planners, and 0.675/1000 are held by travel agents.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, St Philips College ends up costing a student $4,077/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from San Antonio|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||83.3 miles|