With an overall population of 47,388 and a student population of 26,323, approximately 26,147 of Rockville students attend one of Rockville's schools that offer culinary programs.
Of the 1 culinary schools in Rockville, the largest culinary school, by student population, is Montgomery College. In 2010, Montgomery College graduated approximately 2 students from its culinary program.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in culinary in Rockville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at culinary schools in Rockville was $4,092 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $650 for culinary related books and supplies each year.
Many culinary graduates choose to work as chefs after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Rockville, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 11,890 chefs in Maryland. Of these chefs, 2,730 were working in the greater Rockville area. By the year 2018, the number of chefs is expected to increase by 8% in Rockville. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chef in Rockville is $26,800 per year, which is higher than the average for chefs state-wide.