Sylva has a total population of 2,435 and a student population of 2,698. Of these students, 2,698 are enrolled in schools that offer culinary programs.
Southwestern Community College is the largest culinary school in Sylva, based on student population. In 2010, Southwestern Community College graduated approximately 3 students from its culinary program.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in culinary in Sylva in 2010. If you decide to attend a culinary school in Sylva, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,465.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,125 for culinary related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in culinary, if you decide to work as a chef in Sylva, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 chefs in North Carolina were working in the greater Sylva area. The number of chefs in Sylva is expected 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 Sylva is $17,670 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chefs.