With an overall population of 51,466 and a student population of 13,585, approximately 13,493 of Pocatello students attend one of Pocatello's schools that offer culinary programs.
Of the 1 culinary schools in Pocatello, the largest culinary school, by student population, is Idaho State University. In 2010, Idaho State University graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in culinary.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in culinary in Pocatello in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Pocatello's culinary schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,092 per year in instate tuition and $24,894 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for culinary related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,050 per year, on average, for room and board at Pocatello-based culinary schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,042.
If you decide to work as a chef in Pocatello, your job prospects are good. There were 3,920 chefs working in Idaho and 300 working in the greater Pocatello area in 2010. Pocatello's chef workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chef in Pocatello is $18,770 per year, which is lower than the average for chefs state-wide.
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