Burlington, Vermont has 2 hospitality schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in hospitality. Burlington has a total population of 38,889 and a student population of 16,510. Of these students, 16,329 are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
Of the 2 hospitality schools in Burlington, the largest hospitality school, by student population, is University of Vermont. In 2010, University of Vermont graduated approximately 21 students from its hospitality program.
In 2010, 40 students graduated with a hospitality degree in Burlington. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,822 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Burlington hospitality schools was an average of $40,750 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $825 for hospitality related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,333 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,150.
After graduating with your credentials in hospitality, if you decide to work as a hospitality professional in Burlington, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,640 hospitality professionals in Vermont, 740 were working in the greater Burlington area. Burlington's hospitality professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Burlington is $24,280 per year, which is lower than the average for hospitality professionals state-wide.
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