Portsmouth has a total population of 20,784 and a student population of 2,024. Of these students, 1,850 are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
Great Bay Community College is the largest hospitality school in Portsmouth, based on student population. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Great Bay Community College with credentials in hospitality.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in hospitality in Portsmouth in 2010. In 2009 tuition at hospitality schools in Portsmouth was $6,016 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a hospitality program in Portsmouth.
After graduating with your credentials in hospitality, if you decide to work as a hospitality professional in Portsmouth, your job prospects are average. There were 4,700 hospitality professionals working in New Hampshire and 640 working in the greater Portsmouth area in 2010. The number of hospitality professionals in Portsmouth is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Portsmouth is $21,660 per year, which is lower than the average for hospitality professionals state-wide.