Cedar Rapids has a general population of 120,758 and an overall student population of 22,330. Approximately 18,254 of Cedar Rapids's students are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
The largest hospitality school in Cedar Rapids, by student population, is Kirkwood Community College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Hospitality program at Kirkwood Community College.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in hospitality in Cedar Rapids in 2010. In 2009 tuition at hospitality schools in Cedar Rapids was $3,330 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,410 for hospitality related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a hospitality professional in Cedar Rapids, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 18 hospitality professionals in Iowa were working in the greater Cedar Rapids area. Cedar Rapids's hospitality professional workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
As a hospitality professional in Cedar Rapids, you can expect to make an average salary of $17,840 per year. This is lower than the average salary for hospitality professionals in the state.