Brockton has a total population of 94,304 and a student population of 10,017. Of these students, 7,941 are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
The largest hospitality school in Brockton, by student population, is Massasoit Community College. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Massasoit Community College with credentials in hospitality.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in hospitality from hospitality schools in Brockton in 2010. In 2009 tuition at hospitality schools in Brockton was $3,288 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 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 Brockton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 23,950 hospitality professionals in Massachusetts. Of these hospitality professionals, 550 were working in the greater Brockton area. The government projects that the number of hospitality professionals in Brockton will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.