Bentonville has a total population of 19,730 and a student population of 8,006. Of these students, 8,006 are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
NorthWest Arkansas Community College is the largest hospitality school in Bentonville, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Hospitality program at NorthWest Arkansas Community College.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in hospitality from hospitality schools in Bentonville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at hospitality schools in Bentonville was $2,014 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for hospitality related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in hospitality, if you decide to work as a hospitality professional in Bentonville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,920 hospitality professionals in Arkansas, 1,350 were working in the greater Bentonville area. The number of hospitality professionals in Bentonville is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Bentonville is $18,850 per year, which is higher than the average for hospitality professionals state-wide.