Palos Hills has a total population of 17,665 and a student population of 17,955. Of these students, 17,774 are enrolled in schools that offer pastry programs.
Of the 1 pastry schools in Palos Hills, the largest pastry school, by student population, is Moraine Valley Community College. In 2010, Moraine Valley Community College graduated approximately 4 students from its pastry program.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in pastry from pastry schools in Palos Hills in 2010. In 2009 tuition at pastry schools in Palos Hills was $2,766 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,080 for pastry related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in pastry, if you decide to work as a pastry chef in Palos Hills, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 pastry chefs in Illinois were working in the greater Palos Hills area. The number of pastry chefs in Palos Hills is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for pastry chefs.
As a pastry chef in Palos Hills, you can expect to make an average salary of $23,690 per year. This is higher than the average salary for pastry chefs in the state.