With an overall population of 650,100 and a student population of 49,518, approximately 13,016 of Memphis students attend one of Memphis's schools that offer restaurant management programs.
Southwest Tennessee Community College is the largest restaurant management school in Memphis, based on student population. In 2010, Southwest Tennessee Community College graduated approximately 0 students from its restaurant management program.
In 2009 tuition at restaurant management schools in Memphis was $2,949 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a restaurant management program in Memphis.
If you decide to work as a restaurant manager in Memphis, your job prospects are not very good. There were 12,370 restaurant managers working in Tennessee and 1,200 working in the greater Memphis area in 2010. The government projects that the number of restaurant managers in Memphis will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for restaurant managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a restaurant manager in Memphis is $36,460 per year, which is lower than the average for restaurant managers state-wide.