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 pastry programs.
The largest pastry school in Bentonville, by student population, is NorthWest Arkansas Community College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Pastry program at NorthWest Arkansas Community College.
In 2009 tuition at pastry schools in Bentonville was $2,014 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a pastry program in Bentonville.
If you decide to work as a pastry chef in Bentonville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 pastry chefs in Arkansas were working in the greater Bentonville area. Bentonville's pastry chef workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for pastry chefs.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a pastry chef in Bentonville is $20,100 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for pastry chefs.