Jamestown has a total population of 3,088 and a student population of 13,432. Of these students, 13,432 are enrolled in schools that offer culinary programs.
Of the 1 culinary schools in Jamestown, the largest culinary school, by student population, is Guilford Technical Community College. In 2010, Guilford Technical Community College graduated approximately 35 students with credentials in culinary.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with a culinary degree from one of Jamestown's culinary schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,773 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,024 for culinary related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Jamestown after graduating from culinary school, you should know that job prospects for chefs in Jamestown, which is the most popular culinary profession, are good. There were 28,970 chefs working in North Carolina and 1,730 working in the greater Jamestown area in 2010. Jamestown's chef workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chef in Jamestown is $20,350 per year, which is higher than the average for chefs state-wide.