Panama City has a general population of 36,417 and an overall student population of 6,745. Approximately 6,178 of Panama City's students are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
Panama City's largest hospitality school is Gulf Coast Community College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Gulf Coast Community College with credentials in hospitality.
If you decide to attend a hospitality school in Panama City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,387.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,035 for hospitality related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Panama City after graduating from hospitality school, you should know that job prospects for hospitality professionals in Panama City, which is the most popular hospitality profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 71,390 hospitality professionals in Florida. Of these hospitality professionals, 1,270 were working in the greater Panama City area. The number of hospitality professionals in Panama City is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Panama City is $19,790 per year, which is lower than the average for hospitality professionals state-wide.