With an overall population of 20,795 and a student population of 2,729, approximately 2,729 of Lumberton students attend one of Lumberton's schools that offer culinary programs.
Robeson Community College is the largest culinary school in Lumberton, based on student population. In 2010, Robeson Community College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in culinary.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a culinary degree from one of Lumberton's culinary schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,554 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $960 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a culinary program in Lumberton.
After graduating with your credentials in culinary, if you decide to work as a chef in Lumberton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 28,970 chefs in North Carolina, 1,450 were working in the greater Lumberton area. By the year 2018, the number of chefs is expected to increase by 12% in Lumberton. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chef in Lumberton is $18,310 per year, which is lower than the average for chefs state-wide.