Bridgeport has a general population of 139,529 and an overall student population of 17,911. Approximately 296 of Bridgeport's students are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
Butler Business School Inc is the largest hospitality school in Bridgeport, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Hospitality program at Butler Business School Inc.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a hospitality certificate from one of Bridgeport's hospitality schools.
If you decide to work as a hospitality professional in Bridgeport, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 8,450 hospitality professionals in Connecticut. Of these hospitality professionals, 2,240 were working in the greater Bridgeport area. The government projects that the number of hospitality professionals in Bridgeport will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Bridgeport is $28,550 per year, which is higher than the average for hospitality professionals state-wide.