If you decide that you want to get a hospitality certificate, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 hospitality schools in Los Angeles, California. Los Angeles has a general population of 3,694,820 and an overall student population of 193,223. Approximately 38,792 of Los Angeles's students are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
Los Angeles's largest hospitality school is University of Southern California. In 2010, approximately 27 students graduated from the Hospitality program at University of Southern California.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in hospitality in Los Angeles in 2010. In 2009 tuition at hospitality schools in Los Angeles was $26,726 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,240 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a hospitality program in Los Angeles. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,284 per year, on average, for room and board at Los Angeles-based hospitality schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,148.
After graduating with your credentials in hospitality, if you decide to work as a hospitality professional in Los Angeles, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 hospitality professionals in California were working in the greater Los Angeles area. The government projects that the number of hospitality professionals in Los Angeles will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Los Angeles is $18,580 per year, which is lower than the average for hospitality professionals state-wide.
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