With an overall population of 13,841 and a student population of 4,031, approximately 4,031 of Cleveland students attend one of Cleveland's schools that offer hospitality programs.
The largest hospitality school in Cleveland, by student population, is Delta State University. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Delta State University with credentials in hospitality.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in hospitality from hospitality schools in Cleveland in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,250 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Cleveland hospitality schools was an average of $21,320 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a hospitality program in Cleveland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,704 per year, on average, for room and board at Cleveland-based hospitality schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Cleveland after graduating from hospitality school, you should know that job prospects for hospitality professionals in Cleveland, which is the most popular hospitality profession, are good. In 2010, there were 12,530 hospitality professionals in Mississippi. Of these hospitality professionals, 1,170 were working in the greater Cleveland area. By the year 2018, the number of hospitality professionals is expected to increase by 17% in Cleveland. 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 Cleveland is $17,140 per year, which is lower than the average for hospitality professionals state-wide.