New Britain has a total population of 71,538 and a student population of 15,639. Of these students, 12,461 are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
Of the 1 hospitality schools in New Britain, the largest hospitality school, by student population, is Central Connecticut State University. In 2010, approximately 29 students graduated from the Hospitality program at Central Connecticut State University.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with a hospitality degree from one of New Britain's hospitality schools. If you decide to attend one of New Britain's hospitality schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,442 per year in instate tuition and $30,036 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for hospitality related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the New Britain-based hospitality schools, you will have an added expense of $9,122 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,911.
If you plan on staying in New Britain after graduating from hospitality school, you should know that job prospects for hospitality professionals in New Britain, which is the most popular hospitality profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 8,450 hospitality professionals in Connecticut, 2,650 were working in the greater New Britain area. By the year 2018, the number of hospitality professionals is expected to increase by 5% in New Britain. 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 New Britain is $24,460 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for hospitality professionals.