Escanaba has a general population of 13,140 and an overall student population of 2,784. Approximately 2,742 of Escanaba's students are enrolled in schools that offer culinary programs.
Bay de Noc Community College is the largest culinary school in Escanaba, based on student population. In 2010, Bay de Noc Community College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in culinary.
If you decide to attend one of Escanaba's culinary schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,157 per year in instate tuition and $14,505 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for culinary related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,800 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,344.
After graduating with your credentials in culinary, if you decide to work as a chef in Escanaba, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 34 chefs in Michigan were working in the greater Escanaba area. Escanaba's chef workforce is projected to increase by 6% 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 Escanaba is $19,640 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chefs.