Wisconsin contains twelve schools that offer wedding planning programs. Carroll University, the highest-ranking wedding planning school in WI, has a total student population of 3,403 and is the 1719th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 wedding planning schools in Wisconsin, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Carroll University comes out as the most expensive ($19,409/yr), with Gateway Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $220/yr.
Wedding Planning students from Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin alone, there are 1,360 employed travel agents earning an average yearly salary of $31,110. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $37,080/yr and there are 730 employed.
Also, within the wedding planning schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from wedding planning, there are 4047 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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