Bentonville has a total population of 19,730 and a student population of 8,006. Of these students, 8,006 are enrolled in schools that offer culinary programs.
The largest culinary school in Bentonville, by student population, is NorthWest Arkansas Community College. In 2010, NorthWest Arkansas Community College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in culinary.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a culinary certificate in Bentonville. If you decide to attend a culinary school in Bentonville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,014.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a culinary program in Bentonville.
After graduating with your credentials in culinary, if you decide to work as a chef in Bentonville, your job prospects are not very good. There were 6,920 chefs working in Arkansas and 1,350 working in the greater Bentonville area in 2010. The government projects that the number of chefs in Bentonville will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
As a chef in Bentonville, you can expect to make an average salary of $18,850 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chefs in the state.