Largo has a general population of 69,371 and an overall student population of 1,644. Approximately 328 of Largo's students are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
Of the 1 hospitality schools in Largo, the largest hospitality school, by student population, is Schiller International University. In 2010, Schiller International University graduated approximately 38 students with credentials in hospitality.
In 2010, 38 students graduated with a hospitality degree in Largo. If you decide to attend a hospitality school in Largo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,640.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,664 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a hospitality program in Largo.
If you plan on staying in Largo after graduating from hospitality school, you should know that job prospects for hospitality professionals in Largo, which is the most popular hospitality profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 71,390 hospitality professionals in Florida, 8,990 were working in the greater Largo area. The government projects that the number of hospitality professionals in Largo 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 Largo is $22,220 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for hospitality professionals.