San Luis Obispo has a total population of 44,174 and a student population of 31,858. Of these students, 12,025 are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
The largest hospitality school in San Luis Obispo, by student population, is Cuesta College. In 2010, Cuesta College graduated approximately 1 students from its hospitality program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a hospitality degree in San Luis Obispo. If you decide to attend a hospitality school in San Luis Obispo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $860.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for hospitality related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in hospitality, if you decide to work as a hospitality professional in San Luis Obispo, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 100,500 hospitality professionals in California. Of these hospitality professionals, 990 were working in the greater San Luis Obispo area. San Luis Obispo's hospitality professional workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in San Luis Obispo is $24,080 per year, which is higher than the average for hospitality professionals state-wide.