With an overall population of 102,743 and a student population of 44,428, approximately 6,945 of Berkeley students attend one of Berkeley's schools that offer hospitality programs.
Berkeley's largest hospitality school is Berkeley City College. In 2010, Berkeley City College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in hospitality.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a hospitality certificate from one of Berkeley's hospitality schools. In 2009 tuition at hospitality schools in Berkeley was $732 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for hospitality related books and supplies every year.
Many hospitality graduates choose to work as hospitality professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Berkeley, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 18 hospitality professionals in California were working in the greater Berkeley area. The government projects that the number of hospitality professionals in Berkeley will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Berkeley is $25,480 per year, which is higher than the average for hospitality professionals state-wide.