With an overall population of 21,981 and a student population of 4,419, approximately 4,419 of Ashland students attend one of Ashland's schools that offer culinary programs.
The largest culinary school in Ashland, by student population, is Ashland Community and Technical College. Approximately 41 students graduated in 2010 from Ashland Community and Technical College with credentials in culinary.
A reported 41 students graduated with credentials in culinary in Ashland in 2010. In 2009 tuition at culinary schools in Ashland was $3,000 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a culinary program in Ashland.
If you decide to work as a chef in Ashland, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 13,020 chefs in Kentucky. Of these chefs, 890 were working in the greater Ashland area. The number of chefs in Ashland is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
As a chef in Ashland, you can expect to make an average salary of $18,330 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chefs in the state.