Russellville has a general population of 23,682 and an overall student population of 8,873. Approximately 8,814 of Russellville's students are enrolled in schools that offer culinary programs.
Arkansas Tech University is the largest culinary school in Russellville, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Arkansas Tech University with credentials in culinary.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,688 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Russellville culinary schools was an average of $17,696 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,380 for culinary related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Russellville-based culinary schools, you will have an added expense of $5,256 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,432.
If you decide to work as a chef in Russellville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,510 chefs in Arkansas. Of these chefs, 1,130 were working in the greater Russellville area. By the year 2018, the number of chefs is expected to increase by 4% in Russellville. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chef in Russellville is $16,840 per year, which is higher than the average for chefs state-wide.
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