Bloomington has a total population of 69,291 and a student population of 48,301. Of these students, 5,906 are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
Bloomington's largest hospitality school is Ivy Tech Community College-Bloominton. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Ivy Tech Community College-Bloominton with credentials in hospitality.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a hospitality degree from one of Bloomington's hospitality schools. If you decide to attend a hospitality school in Bloomington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,090.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,060 for hospitality related books and supplies every year.
Many hospitality graduates choose to work as hospitality professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bloomington, your job prospects are not very good. There were 17,970 hospitality professionals working in Indiana and 690 working in the greater Bloomington area in 2010. Bloomington's hospitality professional workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Bloomington is $18,670 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for hospitality professionals.