Mission Viejo has a total population of 93,102 and a student population of 23,260. Of these students, 23,260 are enrolled in schools that offer culinary programs.
The largest culinary school in Mission Viejo, by student population, is Saddleback College. In 2010, Saddleback College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in culinary.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in culinary in Mission Viejo in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $658 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a culinary program in Mission Viejo.
If you decide to work as a chef in Mission Viejo, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 100,500 chefs in California, 10,410 were working in the greater Mission Viejo area. By the year 2018, the number of chefs is expected to increase by 14% in Mission Viejo. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chef in Mission Viejo is $23,850 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for chefs.