With an overall population of 49,296 and a student population of 26,653, approximately 4,844 of Bowling Green students attend one of Bowling Green's schools that offer culinary programs.
The largest culinary school in Bowling Green, by student population, is Bowling Green Technical College. In 2010, Bowling Green Technical College graduated approximately 33 students from its culinary program.
A total of 33 students graduated with credentials in culinary from culinary schools in Bowling Green in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,000 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for culinary related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a chef in Bowling Green, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 13,020 chefs in Kentucky. Of these chefs, 790 were working in the greater Bowling Green area. The government projects that the number of chefs in Bowling Green will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chef in Bowling Green is $18,280 per year, which is lower than the average for chefs state-wide.