De Queen has a general population of 5,765 and an overall student population of 1,458. Approximately 1,458 of De Queen's students are enrolled in schools that offer culinary programs.
Of the 1 culinary schools in De Queen, the largest culinary school, by student population, is Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas. In 2010, Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in culinary.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a culinary certificate from one of De Queen's culinary schools. In 2009 tuition at culinary schools in De Queen was $1,840 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a culinary program in De Queen.
Many culinary graduates choose to work as chefs after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in De Queen, your job prospects are average. There were 6,590 chefs working in Arkansas and 1,170 working in the greater De Queen area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of chefs is expected to increase by 9% in De Queen. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chef in De Queen is $17,490 per year, which is higher than the average for chefs state-wide.
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